NYC is red carpet ready for the GRAMMYS® return this week. It’s been 15 years since the Recording Academy™ last brought the Grammy Awards® to New York and the Big Apple is ready to be Socially Sparked® once again.

A fitting finale to JanArtsNYC, GRAMMY Week brings thousands of industry professionals, artists, producers, creatives and fans to the Big Apple for a momentous week of music, awards ceremonies, conferences and parties — public and private — all leading up to Music’s Biggest Night.

NYC red carpet ready for Grammys
The GRAMMY Fab 6, L-rt: David Wilde, writer/producer, Ken Ehrlich, Executive Producer, Chantel Sausedo, Talent Producer, Jack Sussman, EVP, Specials, Music & Live Events, CBS Entertainment, Neil Portnow, President/CEO, The Recording Academy & Scott Goldman, Executive Director, GRAMMY Museum at Press Conference @ Paley Center for Media. Photo credit: Abbe Sparks


GRAMMY official events are already underway and take place throughout the city’s prized venues and hotels. Tickets are available to the public for select events as MusiCares 2018 Person of the Year: Fleetwood Mac on Fri., January 26th at Radio City Music Hall and GRAMMY Camp – Jazz Sessions 2018 – throughout the week. For tickets to the GRAMMY Student Jazz Band for Fri., January 26th at The Iridium visit the venue’s website at

As previously reported in Socially Sparked News, every January New York City hosts JanArtsNYC — the world’s most comprehensive platform for celebrating and experiencing the newest work by artists in theater, dance, opera, music, and performance with over 1,500 world-class showcases, concerts, festivals and public performances.

full live stream ahead for 60th Annual Grammy Awards

The crescendo to JanArtsNYC — the celebratory month of the Performing Arts in NYC — is the Recording Academy’s prestigious presentation of the 60th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony at iconic Madison Square Garden on Sunday, January 28th. The telecast will be broadcast live on CBS at a new time: 7:30–11PM ET/4:30–8PM PT. Viewers can also stream the Grammy Awards live at CBS All Access. For the full list of nominees see Recording Academy Reveals 2018 Nominees

There are so many wonderful musical events and programs happening this week leading up to the 60th annual GRAMMY Awards, you’re bound to be Socially Sparked! And, if you’re wondering where to dine this week, be sure to check out NYC Restaurant Week (thru Feb. 9) for a slate of participating restaurants and specials. — Abbe is Socially Sparked!
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