Trevor Noah Returns To Host 64th Grammy Awards In January

Trevor Noah
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Trevor Noah attends the 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards at Los Angeles Convention Center on March 14, 2021 in Los Angeles,

Trevor Noah will host the 64th Annual Grammy Awards, making his return in the master of ceremonies role from last year’s event, when it takes place Jan. 31 at Arena and broadcast on CBS, the network and The Recording Academy announced.

 “Trevor was amazing as our host for the 63rd Grammy Awards with praise from the music community, music fans and critics,” said Harvey Mason jr., CEO of the Recording Academy. “We’re so excited to welcome Trevor back to the Grammys stage and feel fortunate to once again have him hosting what we believe will be an unforgettable evening.”

“Trevor brought his trademark talent and versatility to last March’s Grammys,  and we can’t wait for him to host the event on CBS and Paramount+ again this year,” said George Cheeks, President and CEO, CBS and Chief Content Officer, News & Sports, Paramount+.

Last week, the Recording Academy revealed nominees for the 64th Annual Grammy Awards and announced that, for the first time, there are 10 nominees in each of the General Field Categories: Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Song Of The Year, and Best New Artist. This year’s top nominees include Jon Batiste (11), Justin Bieber (8), Doja Cat (8), H.E.R. (8), Billie Eilish (7), and Olivia Rodrigo (7). As the only peer-selected music accolade, the Grammy Awards are voted on by the Recording Academy’s voting membership body of music makers, who represent all genres and creative disciplines, including recording artists, songwriters, producers, mixers, and engineers.

Prior to the 64th Annual Grammy Awards telecast, the Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony will take place at the Microsoft Theater at 12:30 p.m. PST and streamed live on and the Recording Academy’s YouTube channel.