Daft Punk To Perform With The Weeknd At 2017 Grammys


French duo will appear with The Weeknd at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards. The live collaboration will mark the first Daft Punk live performance since the 2014 Grammys.

The Weeknd enlisted Daft Punk on two tracks on his 2016 album Starboy. The joint performance will be held February 12 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. CBS will provide a live broadcast of the show hosted by James Corden.

The Recording Academy also confirmed a collaboration between A Tribe Called Quest, Dave Grohl and Anderson .Paak, along with performances by Alicia Keys and Maren Morris. They join a lineup of previously confirmed performers including Metallica, John Legend, Adele, Keith Urban, Carrie Underwood and Bruno Mars.

Daft Punk’s 2014 appearance featured Stevie Wonder, Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers. The duo took home several awards that night, including Album Of The Year for Random Access Memories.


[Hat Tip – Pitchfork]