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John Legend Confirmed for Stevie Wonder Grammy Salute TV Special


ABC/Randy HolmesThe second round of performers have been announced for Stevie Wonder: Songs in the Key of Life — An All Star Grammy Salute, a special taping February 10, two days after the Grammy Awards. 

John Legend will take the stage to pay tribute to Stevie Wonder, who’s won 25 Grammys over the course of his career, and is the only artist ever to have won the Album of the Year Grammy three out of four straight years. Legend will be joined by Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga and The Band Perry, as well as previously-confirmed entertainers, including Usher, Janelle Monáe, pop singer Ed Sheeran, and Coldplay‘s Chris Martin.

The ceremony will be hosted by LL Cool J. “Stevie Wonder is an icon who forever changed the world of music with his extraordinary gifts, pure talent, kind spirit and incredible sense of humor,” says the rapper in a statement.  “I am honored to host this special show filled with incredible talent as we pay homage to the one and only Stevie Wonder.”

In addition to the star-studded performances, viewers can expect presenters to explain the historical impact of Stevie’s songs on music and culture during the two-hour show.

Stevie Wonder: Songs in the Key of Life — An All Star Grammy Salute will air February 16 on CBS at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

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