See Every Single Look From the 2017 Grammy Awards

Two of the five nominees are songs from movie soundtracks rather than albums, while Beyonce has also managed a nomination in the category, sort of like when The Martian was nominated in the Best Comedy category. Ehrlich and Wild mentioned that Ocean decided against submitting the his album, Blonde's entry for the Grammys due to his 2013 "faulty" performance. He has only won one Grammy so far.

On the strength of her huge hit LP "Lemonade", Beyonce leads the field with nine nominations.

He is nominated by the Recording Academy this year as the songwriter of Justin Bieber's "Love Yourself".

When the album was nominated he said his wife made him promise he'd attend the pre-telecast awards ceremony.

Odds are it's Adele, who has won Album of the Year before.

The 23-year-old Chicago-born rapping superstar is not necessarily the newest of the bunch, he's been releasing mixtapes since 2012 and is most notably known for keeping his music free.

Nominees battling "Formation" and "Hello" for record of the year include Rihanna and Drake's "Work, " twenty one pilots' "Stressed Out" and Lukas Graham's "7 Years".

Lady Gaga will follow up her acclaimed Super Bowl halftime performance on Sunday by joining thrash metal legends Metallica for a song or two.

Another confirmed Grammys performer is Adele, who returns to the Staples Center after a less-than-smooth performance at the 2016 awards.

The LA ceremony will also see tribute segments to George Michael and Prince, who both also died past year. He also took home a lifetime achievement award in 2006.

In the meantime, enjoy more music from Chance the Rapper below... In 2011 was nominated for Best Improvised Jazz Solo for his song "Body and Soul" from the album "Jasmine". The live coverage of awards function is broadcasted by CBS Network channel while VH1, India's worldwide music TV channel will do the live telecast of Grammys 2017 in India with the repeat telecast at 9.00 pm IST.

All eyes were on Adele as she rocked the red carpet at the 2017 Grammy Awards clad in a gorgeous green Givenchy gown.

Early winners included actor Don Cheadle and others who created the soundtrack for the Miles Davis biopic "Miles Ahead", and John Williams for the soundtrack for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens".

  • Carolyn Briggs