Soap2day – At the 2023 Grammy Awards, Jay-Z and DJ Khaled are set to perform. It has been confirmed that the singer of "Empire State of Mind" and the head of a record label will sing "God Did" together at the upcoming ceremony.
The song, which also has Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, John Legend, and Fridayy on it, has been nominated for three Grammys this year. It has been nominated for Song of the Year, Best Rap Song, and Best Rap Performance.
The two will join other performers who have already been announced. Some of them are Harry Styles, Bad Bunny, Steve Lacy, Mary J. Blige, Brandi Carlile, Luke Combs, Lizzo, Sam Smith, and Kim Petras.
For the 50th anniversary of hip-hop, the Grammys also brought in a number of rappers. GloRilla, Big Boi, Busta Rhymes, De La Soul, DJ Drama, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Missy Elliott, Future, Grandmaster Flash, Grandmaster Melle Mel, Ice-T, Lil Baby, Lil Wayne, The Lox, and Method Man are all scheduled to perform during the segment.
Nelly, Public Enemy, Queen Latifah, Rahiem, Rakim, Run-D.M.C., Salt-N-Pepa, Scarface, Spinderella, Spliff Star, Swizz Beatz, and Too $hort are some of the other artists. Questlove will direct and put together the event, and LL Cool J will introduce it.
Harvey Mason Jr., CEO of the Recording Academy, said in a statement that hip-hop has been a major part of our culture and a major force in music for the past 50 years. "It has made huge contributions to art, fashion, sports, politics, and everyday life. I'm so happy that we're honoring it on the Grammy stage in such a grand way. It's just the start of a year-long party for this important type of music."
The annual awards show will be shown live on CBS at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on Sunday, February 5 from the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles. Trevor Noah will be in charge of it.