Taylor Swift to perform at The Grammys next week

Swift joins artists including The Weeknd, Adele and Justin Bieber on the line-up

Taylor Swift has joined the list of artists who will perform at The Grammys this year.

The first raft of live performers for this year’s Grammy Awards ceremony was announced last week, with Adele topping the bill. Kendrick Lamar, The Weeknd and country group Little Big Town were also confirmed.

LL Cool J will host the 2016 Grammy Awards from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on February 15. Lady Gaga will perform a tribute to David Bowie on the night.

The list of artists currently confirmed to perform at The Grammys 2016 is completed by Rihanna, the cast of Hamilton and Justin Bieber with the latter performing alongside Skrillex and Diplo.

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Swift is nominated for seven Grammys, including Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album for ‘1989’, and Song of the Year and Record of the Year for ‘Blank Space.’

Kendrick Lamar leads the list of nomimees for 2016 and will comepete for 11 awards at this year’s event.

The rapper, whose album ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’ was voted Number Two in NME’s Albums Of The Year poll for 2015, is up for album of the year and song of the year for ‘Alright’.

Drake scored five nominations including best rap album, while Alabama Shakes have four nominations: album of the year for ‘Sound & Color’, alternative music album, rock performance and rock song for ‘Don’t Wanna Fight’.

For more information on the nominees, head to grammy.com.