How to watch the 2024 Grammys

The official promotional banner for the 66th Grammy Awards
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Music fans assemble, because it's time for one of the biggest nights in music: the 66th Grammy Awards will be held on Sunday, February 4, to celebrate the best pop music from the last year.

Countless hot new and famous artists will be competing for important categories like  Song of the Year, Album of the Year, Best New Artist and Songwriter of the Year. But the evening isn't just for awards, as there will be lots of entertainment.

Trevor Noah returns to host the Grammys and loads of top artists are set to perform during the show: SZA, Billie Eilish, Dua Lipa, Billy Joel and more will all take to the stage to play for us, and U2 will livestream a show from Vegas' The Sphere too.

Here is everything you need to know on how to watch the 2024 Grammys and what to expect. 

How to watch the Grammys in the US

As always, the Grammys will air live on CBS, a major network on cable and satellite TV. It’s also available on live TV streaming platforms such as Hulu with Live TV, FuboTV, and YouTube TV.  

Don’t have access to CBS? Well, no worries. Paramount Plus with Showtime subscribers can also stream the event live. All Paramount Plus subscribers can watch the event the next day. 

How to watch the Grammys in the UK

Unfortunately, no broadcasters have announced plans to air the ceremony live in the UK. But you can watch highlights from the ceremony online via the website. Or you can look into a VPN, which will allow you to watch the show in full. Check out our full explanation on that just below. 

How to watch the Grammys from anywhere

If the Grammys aren’t playing where you are, a potential solution to this issue is with a Virtual Private Network (VPN). 

A VPN lets you change your IP address, enabling you to watch TV shows and events like the Grammys from other locations. Our favorite is ExpressVPN, which is the No. 1-rated VPN in the world right now according to our sister site, TechRadar. 

What to know about the 2024 Grammys

When are the 2024 Grammys?

The 2024 Grammys take place on Sunday, February 4, starting at 8 pm ET/5 pm PT, which is 1 am UK/midday ACT on Monday, February 5.

Before the main ceremony airs in primetime, most of the awards are handed out during The 2024 Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony, which streams live beginning at 3:30 pm ET/12:30 pm PT on and the Recording Academy's YouTube channel.  

Who’s hosting the 2024 Grammys?

Emmy-winning comedian Trevor Noah returns to host the 2024 Grammys, and this will mark his fourth time hosting the music awards.

Who are the 2024 Grammy performers?

The Grammys have become synonymous with legendary performances, and based on the list of performers that has been published so far, viewers can expect the ceremony to continue on in this tradition. We previously mentioned the performers honoring hip-hop, but check out the list of other musicians set to hit the stage. 

Premiere Ceremony

  • Adam Blackstone
  • Brandy Clark
  • Gaby Moreno
  • Harvey Mason
  • J. Ivy
  • Jordin Sparks
  • Kirk Franklin
  • Larkin Poe
  • Laufey
  • Robert Glasper
  • Pentatonix
  • Sheila E.
  • Terrace Martin

Main Ceremony

  • Billie Eilish
  • Billy Joel
  • Burna Boy
  • Dua Lipa
  • Joni Mitchell
  • Luke Combs
  • Olivia Rodrigo
  • SZA
  • Travis Scott
  • U2 (live streamed from Last Vegas)

Who are the 2024 Grammy nominees?

You can access the full list of nominees for the 91 Grammy categories by visiting the Recording Academy’s website. But here are the nominees for this year’s "Big Four" awards:   

Grammys record of the year nominees

  • "Worship" by Jon Baptiste
  • "Not Strong Enough" by Boygenius
  • "Flowers" by Miley Cyrus
  • "What Was I Made For?" by Billie Eilish
  • "On My Mama" by Victoria Monét
  • "Vampire" by Olivia Rodrigo
  • "Anti-Hero" by Taylor Swift
  • "Kill Bill" by SZA

Grammys song of the year nominees

  • "A&W" (Lana Del Rey)
  • "Anti-Hero" (Taylor Swift)
  • "Butterfly" (Jon Baptiste)
  • “Dance the Night” (Dua Lipa)
  • “Flowers" (Miley Cyrus)
  • "Kill Bill" (SZA)
  • "Vampire" (Olivia Rodrigo)
  • "What Was I Made For?" (Billie Eilish)

Grammys album of the year nominees

  • World Music Radio by Jon Baptiste
  • The Record by Boygenius
  • Endless Summer Vacation by Miley Cyrus
  • Did You Know That There's a Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd by Lana Del Ray
  • The Age of Pleasure by Janelle Monáe
  • Guts by Olivia Rodrigo
  • Midnights by Taylor Swift
  • SOS by SZA

Grammys best new artist nominees

  • Gracie Abrams
  • Fred Again
  • Ice Spice
  • Jelly Roll
  • Coco Jones
  • Noah Kahan
  • Victoria Monet
  • The War and the Treaty
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