Mariah Carey, Kanye West, John Legend to perform at Grammys


Published: Wednesday, January 18, 2006 at 12:26 p.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, January 18, 2006 at 12:26 p.m.

Mariah Carey, Kanye West and John Legend will perform at the 48th Annual Grammy Awards.

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Mariah Carey arrives at a recording industry gala on Dec. 7, 2005 in New York. Carey, Kanye West and John Legend will perform at the 48th Annual Grammy Awards Feb. 8, 2006 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

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Each has eight nominations, including album of the year for Carey ("The Emancipation of Mimi") and West ("Late Registration"). Legend's nominations include best new artist and best R&B album for "Get Lifted."

Other performers will be announced at a later date, The Recording Academy said Wednesday.

The awards show will be held Feb. 8 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. It will air on CBS (8 p.m. EST).

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