Burna Boy and Travis Scott to perform at the Grammys

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Burna Boy and Travis Scott to perform at the Grammys

Burna Boy and Travis Scott are among those set to perform at the 66th Annual Grammy Awards next month.

The two artists will hit the stage at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles on February 4 alongside Olivia Rodrigo, Billie Eilish, Dua Lipa and Luke Combs, who also been confirmed as performers.

Travis Scott has one nomination at this year’s Grammys for UTOPIA, which is up for Best Rap Album.

Burna Boy has two nominations — one for “Sittin’ on Top of the World” with 21 Savage in the Best Melodic Rap Performance category and another for “City Boys,” which is up for Best African Music Performance.

Burna’s appearance will make him the first African artist to perform at the Grammys.

Trevor Noah is hosting this year’s ceremony, which sees SZA leading the way with a total of nine nominations.

Travis Scott faces tough competition in the Best Rap Album race, with Drake and 21 Savage‘s Her Loss, Killer Mike‘s Michael, Metro Boomin’s Heroes & Villains and Nas’ King’s Disease 3 also in the running.

In the Best Rap Song category, the picks include Doja Cat‘s “Attention,” Nicki Minaj and Ice Spice‘s “Barbie World,” Lil Uzi Vert‘s “Just Wanna Rock,” Drake and 21 Savage’s “Rich Flex,” and Killer Mike, André 3000, Future and Eryn Allen Kane’s “Scientists & Engineers.”

The Best Rap Performance award will go to either Kendrick Lamar and Baby Keem‘s “The Hillbillies,” Black Thought‘s “Love Letter,” Drake and 21 Savage’s “Rich Flex,” Killer Mike’s “Special” or Coi Leray‘s “Players.”

Meanwhile, in the Best Melodic Rap Performance category is Burna Boy and 21 Savage’s “Sittin’ on Top of the World,” Doja Cat’s “Attention,” Drake and 21 Savage’s “Spin Bout U,” Lil Durk and J. Cole‘s “All My Life” and SZA’s “Low.”

Last year’s Grammy Awards saw an epic performance celebrating 50 years of Hip Hop, with the likes of The Roots, Run-DMC, LL COOL J, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Rakim, Public Enemy, De La Soul, Scarface, Method Man, Busta Rhymes, Missy Elliott, Too $hort and many others all taking part.

Elsewhere, JAY-Z, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, DJ Khaled, John Legend and Fridayy recreated The Last Supper to perform their “God Did” collaboration, while Quavo delivered an emotioanl to his late nephew and Migos groupmate TakeOff, who was killed just months prior.