Kanye West Reportedly In Talks To Perform At Grammys
You can go on the Grammy stage for anything. A new report from HITS Daily Double claims the Recording Academy is in “talks” with Kanye West about performing at Sunday’s show.
A representative for Ye’s team, the 64th DONDA rapper, previously told Variety that he was removed from the artist lineup because of “his online behavior.”
The decision may be related to his controversial comments about Grammy host Trevor Noah.
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Ye made a racial slur against Noah in an Instagram post that was deleted after the “Daily Show” host commented on his “harassment” of Kim Kardashian, which led to his 24-hour suspension from Instagram. He has not returned to the social media platform since the temporary ban.
Ye, who will headline Coachella next month, has been nominated for five Grammys this year, including Album of the Year, Best Rap Album and Best Rap Song.
Kanye West Is Happy With It
According to HITS, the Grammys are expected to make “at least one more artist announcement” before Sunday’s show at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. In addition to Ye, producers are reportedly in talks with Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga.
The official Grammys include Nas, Billie Eilish, H.E.R., Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow, J Balvin, John Legend and Silk Sonic, who will open the show.
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Kanye West‘ s Grammy performance has been cancelled.
According to Variety, Ye is “completely banned” from performing at next month’s awards. A representative for the DONDA rapper said Ye‘s team told him Friday night that he was “very
“Unfortunately” due to “related to their online behavior”.
He said he received a call informing him that he had been removed from the artists’ cast.
You’re not officially announced as an artist. This year, however, it was nominated for five Grammys, including Album of the Year, Best Rap Album and Best Rap Song.