Rihanna, The Band Perry to Perform at Grammy Nominations Concert

In anticipation of 2012's star-studded Grammy Awards, "The Grammy Nominations Concert Live!! -- Countdown to Music's Biggest Night" will announce nominations in several categories, and will feature performances by past Grammy winners and/or nominees.


The event will be hosted by LL Cool J, and will include performances by Rihanna, country music sensation The Band Perry, and seven-time Grammy winner Usher.

The one-hour special takes place live from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on Nov. 30.

Tickets for the event are on sale now at NokiaTheatreLALive.com, and via Ticketmaster charge-by-phonelines at 800-745-3000. For discounts on groups of 10 or more, and for more information on VIP packages, visit AEGtickets.com or call 877-234-8425. A portion of the proceeds from this very special evening will benefit the Grammy Museum.

The 54th Annual Grammy Awards will air live on CBS, Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012 from the Staples Center.