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Grammys Live Stream: How to watch the Grammys live in 2020

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Music lovers, listen up: The 62nd annual Grammy Awards are almost here. Scheduled to start at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time (U.S.) on Sunday, January 26, 2020, this year’s show will see 15-time Grammy winner Alicia Keys return to host the event. You can watch every minute from the Staples Center in Los Angeles live with a VPN.

What channel is the Grammys on?

CBS holds the broadcasting rights for the Grammys, so the best way to stream the Grammys is through CBS All Access. 

Here’s how to watch the Grammy Awards online with a VPN on a computer.

* To create an account, you will need a valid U.S. credit card and ZIP code.

Other streaming services, like YouTube TV, Sling, Hulu, and AT&T TV Now Plus will be showing the Grammys live and offer a 5- or 7-day free trial. Simply sign in to your preferred service and connect to a server location in the U.S. to stream. Some restrictions may apply.

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Grammys CBS: Stream live with the CBS All Access app

You can also stream the Grammys live on your phone, tablet, or streaming media console with the CBS All Access app.

The CBS All Access app is available for iOS and Android, as well as Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast, Roku, Apple TV, PS4, Xbox, and more. You can use ExpressVPN on all of these devices.

Viewing requirements are more or less the same as watching from the website:

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When is the Grammys red carpet pre-show?

You can catch all the official red-carpet action live on CBS All Access, which starts at 7 p.m. Eastern Time (U.S.). You may need to be connected to one of ExpressVPN’s U.S. server locations to watch the stream.

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Who is hosting the Grammys?

Alicia Keys will be hosting this year’s Grammy Awards. Already honored 15 times as an artist, she will be the hosting the ceremony again along with star-studded presenters.

Who is performing at the Grammys?

The awards will include performances from Lizzo, Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish, Aerosmith, Gwen Stefani, Blake Shelton, and many more.

2020 Grammy nominees 

Here’s a list of the nominees for the biggest categories in the 62nd Grammy Awards.

Record of the Year

“Hey, Ma,” Bon Iver

“Bad Guy,” Billie Eilish

“7 Rings,” Ariana Grande

“Hard Place,” H.E.R.

“Talk,” Khalid

“Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus

“Truth Hurts,” Lizzo

“Sunflower,” Post Malone & Swae Lee

Album of the Year

I,I, Bon Iver

Norman F—ing Rockwell!, Lana Del Rey

When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?, Billie Eilish

Thank U, Next, Ariana Grande

I Used to Know Her, H.E.R.

7, Lil Nas X

Cuz I Love You (Deluxe), Lizzo

Father of the Bride, Vampire Weekend

Song of the Year

“Always Remember Us This Way,” Natalie Hemby, Lady Gaga, Hillary Lindsey & Lori McKenna, songwriters (Lady Gaga)

“Bad Guy,” Billie Eilish O’Connell & Finneas O’Connell, songwriters (Billie Eilish)

“Bring My Flowers Now,” Brandi Carlile, Phil Hanseroth, Tim Hanseroth & Tanya Tucker, songwriters (Tanya Tucker)

“Hard Place,” Ruby Amanfu, Sam Ashworth, D. Arcelious Harris, H.E.R. & Rodney Jerkins, songwriters (H.E.R.)

“Lover,” Taylor Swift, songwriter (Taylor Swift)

“Norman F—ing Rockwell,” Jack Antonoff & Lana Del Rey, songwriters (Lana Del Rey)

“Someone You Loved,” Tom Barnes, Lewis Capaldi, Pete Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn & Sam Roman, songwriters (Lewis Capaldi)

“Truth Hurts,” Steven Cheung, Eric Frederic, Melissa Jefferson & Jesse Saint John, songwriters (Lizzo)

Best New Artist

Black Pumas

Billie Eilish

Lil Nas X


Maggie Rogers


Tank and the Bangas


Best Pop Solo Performance

“Spirit,” Beyoncé

“Bad Guy,” Billie Eilish

“7 Rings,” Ariana Grande

“Truth Hurts,” Lizzo

“You Need to Calm Down,” Taylor Swift

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance

“Boyfriend,” Ariana Grande & Social House

“Sucker,” Jonas Brothers

“Old Town Road,” Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus

“Sunflower,” Post Malone & Swae Lee

“Senorita,” Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello


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