Grammy Lineup Swells

They’re gonna need a bigger boat. Stevie Wonder, Neil Diamond and Smokey Robinson are a few of the performers who have just been announced for the 51st annual Grammy Awards.

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Funeral for jazz trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, Inglewood, Calif.

Other acts set to take the stage include M.I.A., Robin Thicke, Terence Blanchard, Allen Toussaint, and a tribute to Bo Diddley featuring Buddy Guy, B.B. King, John Mayer and Keith Urban.

The presenters list for the Feb. 8 event, which will be telecast live on CBS, is also growing, with blink-182, Natalie Cole, Zooey Deschanel, Diddy, Green Day, John Legend, Leona Lewis, LL Cool J, Jason Mraz, LeAnn Rimes and the latest to add their voices to the throng.

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NBC’s "Today" show, Rockefeller Plaza, New York.

Previously announced performers include Adele, Chris Brown, Kenny Chesney, Coldplay, Estelle, Kanye West, Jennifer Hudson, Jonas Brothers, Kid Rock, Lil’ Wayne, Paul McCartney with Dave Grohl, Katy Perry, Robert Plant and Alision Krauss, Radiohead, Rihanna, Sugarland, Taylor Swift and Miley Cyrus, T.I. and Justin Timberlake, U2, Carrie Underwood and many others.