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For the third year in a row, Grammy nominations will be announced during a live concert special on CBS, the Recording Academy has announced.
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The one-hour special will air Wednesday, Dec. 1 at 10/9c. In addition to revealing this year's nominees, the special will feature live performances by past Grammy winners and nominees. The event's lineup has not yet been set.Nominations were traditionally announced at a morning news conference until 2008, when the first prime-time special aired. Both previous specials have received meager ratings, despite appearances from top acts such as Black Eyed Peas
, Mariah Carey
and Celine Dion
.The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards will broadcast from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011 at 8/7c on CBS.