Jhene Aiko, the American singer has been named as the host of the 2021 Grammy Awards which will be held at staples center in Los Angeles.
The Recording Academy announced Tuesday, March 2, that the Grammy-nominated singer will host the pre-show, where most of the trophies are presented. It will be streamed live on the Grammy website prior to the 63rd annual ceremony on March 14.
Aiko’s third studio album, “Chilombo”, is nominated for album of the year and best progressive R&B album. She is also set for best R&B performance for her song “Lightning & Thunder,” featuring John Legend.
The 2021 Grammy Awards were originally scheduled for January before being postponed to March due to the “deteriorating COVID situation in Los Angeles.”