AceShowbiz - Trevor Noah is the host of next year's Grammy Awards. The South African comedian is set to return to front the ceremony for the third time when it is held at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles on Sunday, February 5.
CBS shared the announcement on Thursday, December 15 on Instagram. Sharing a compilation video from the comic's previous hosting gigs, the network penned, "It's about to be a three-peat. #GRAMMYs Feb. 5 on CBS!"
Excited for the opportunity, Trevor expressed his gratitude on his own page. "I'm super excited to be hosting the #Grammys once again! Three-peat baby!! Tune in Sunday, Feb 5th on @cbstv," he penned alongside cover art for Billboard magazine. "Thank you @billboard & @neenaroe for the cover / story!"
The 2023 Grammys announced the nominations back in November. Leading the list is Beyonce Knowles, who collected nine nods. She is now tied with her husband Jay-Z as the most nominated artist in Grammy history with a total of 88 each.
The nominations include Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Album of the Year, Best R&B Song, Best Dance/Electronic Music Album, Best R&B Performance, and Best Song Written For Visual Media. Trailing behind are Kendrick Lamar with eight nominations, while Adele and Brandi Carlile scored 7 nods.
Along with the announcement, Harvey Mason Jr. said in a statement: "Celebrating the miracle of music is at the core of everything we do at the Recording Academy and today we are proud and honored to celebrate music's power to lift people up and to bring them together."
"I'm energized by this year's slate of nominees and how each of them uses their craft to inspire us and to remind us that music is our universal language," Harvey added. "Each of these deserving nominees has helped to provide the world with an incredible soundtrack and is a true testament to how vibrant our entire music community truly is.
The 65th Annual Grammy Awards will broadcast live on the CBS Television Network and stream live and on-demand on Paramount+ at 8-11:30 P.M.