A few major rock names have been added to the lineup of performers at this weekend’s Grammy Awards: Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, Nine Inch Nails and Queens of the Stone Age. The three artists will perform together at the show’s finale, along with Fleetwood Mac’s Lindsey Buckingham, who performed on Nine Inch Nails’ latest studio album, Hesitation Marks.
Grohl, Queens of the Stone Age and Nine Inch Nails are all up for Grammy Awards this year. Grohl is in the running for Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media for the soundtrack to the Sound City documentary, Sound City: Real to Reel, and for Best Rock Song for "Cut Me Some Slack." Queens of the Stone Age are nominated for Best Rock Album for their current full-length, …Like Clockwork, and Best Rock Performance for “My God is the Sun.” Nine Inch Nails are up for Best Alternative Music Album for their current release, Hesitation Marks.
This weekend’s show marks the first time Queens of the Stone Age and Nine Inch Nails will perform at the Grammys. Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr will also perform, while Black Sabbath, Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler and 30 Seconds to Mars’ Jared Leto will present.
The Grammy Awards ceremony will air Sunday (Jan. 26) on CBS.
Grohl recently celebrated his 45th birthday. Check out our birthday tribute to the renowned drummer and frontman here.