LL Cool J to Host 58th GRAMMY Awards
LL Cool J has been tapped to host the 2016 Grammy Awards. This marks his fifth consecutive time hosting.
Recording Academy President Neil Portnow told press, “We are delighted to welcome back the very talented LL Cool J as our host for the 58th Grammys. His unique expertise, both as a Grammy-winning recording artist and accomplished actor, allows him to connect with both his musical peers and the fans at home, and his dynamic personality and charismatic energy set the perfect tone for our show.”
The NCIS actor expressed his gratitude for being given the chance to host again. He said, “The performances and moments that take place on the Grammy stage are awesome in so many ways for the audience and artists alike. I’m honored once again to host Music’s Biggest Night as we celebrate the talented music creators of today. It’s going to be an incredible night and I’m excited to share this experience with the world.”
The 58th GRAMMY Awards airs live on February 15th, 2016 at 8:00pm on CBS.