Kendrick Lamar And The Weeknd To Perform At The Grammys

20 January 2016, 15:55 | Updated: 20 January 2016, 15:59

Kendrick Lamar The Weeknd

Both artists will hit the stage at the awards ceremony.

Kendrick Lamar and The Weeknd are among the first performers announced for this year’s Grammys.

K. Dot is this year’s top Grammy nominee, earning an impressive 11 nods – one behind Michael Jackson’s 12 for ‘Thriller’ in 1984.

The rapper is nominated for Album Of The Year for ‘To Pimp A Butterfly’ and Song Of The Year for ‘Alright’ among others.

While The Weeknd received seven nominations including Record Of The Year and Best Pop Solo Performance for ‘Can’t Feel My Face’.

Adele and Little Big Town will also perform at the prestigious awards ceremony on 15th February.

Check out the full list of nominations here.

Meanwhile, Kendrick Lamar recently debuted a previously unheard song called ‘Untitled 2’, while on Jimmy Fallon.

The Compton rapper decided against a song from his Grammy nominated album.