Perry announced the news on Twitter on Monday (Feb. 6, 2017) and shared the Recording Academy’s tweet about her upcoming performance. The statement read: “CONFIRMED: @katyperry returns to the #GRAMMYs stage.”
The “Roar” singer, who has 13 career nominations, enthusiastically responded with an emoji.
— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) February 7, 2017
The Mother Monster will reportedly team up with Metallica for a one-time collaboration. The news came after an eagle-eyed fan spotted an ad for the unlikely duet.
Lady Gaga performing at Grammys pic.twitter.com/JLMHMpWlO9
— Gaga Monster (@GagaMonsterGGD) February 7, 2017
Other artists who have signed up to perform include Adele, The Weeknd, Lukas Graham, Daft Punk, Alicia Keys, A Tribe Called Quest, Dave Grohl, Maren Morris and Anderson .Paak. Demi Lovato, Andra Day and Tori Kelly will perform The Bee Gee’s tribute.
The 2017 Grammy Awards are set to air live on CBS on Sunday, Feb. 12 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.