updated 01/13/2011 AT 9:00 AM ET
•originally published 01/13/2011 AT 8:35 AM ET
Let there be music!
The Grammy Awards, which is known for its staggering array of performances, including unexpected collaborations and pairings, has announced its initial slate of performers, with six of this year’s Grammy nominees already scheduled to take the stage at the Feb. 13 award show.
Eleven-time Grammy winner Eminem leads the pack of Grammy hopefuls with 10 nominations. Gaga has six. Green and Perry have four each, and Arcade Fire and Lambert three each.
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles – and be broadcast live on CBS.