U2, Kid Rock, Rihanna added to Grammy lineup

Alison Krauss will also perform at the 2009 ceremony

The performers list at this year’s Grammys has grown again, with the addition of U2, Kid Rock, Alison Kraus and Rihanna.

Radiohead, Coldplay and Katy Perry were previously announced to perform at the 2009 ceremony taking place next month, while Paul McCartney will also perform, backed on drums by Foo FightersDave Grohl,

As previously reported, Disney teen hunks Jonas Brothers and country super star Kenny Chesney will also perform at the event at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on February 8.

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Also performing are Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, T.I. and Kanye West, who will team up to perform a version of their single ‘Swagga Like Us’.

–By our New York staff.

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