Mary J Blige Joins ‘A Very Grammy Christmas’ Line Up

Mary J. Blige will be celebrating coveted Grammy nominations and the Holiday season via "A Very Grammy Christmas" (CBS).

Blige joins previously announced performers including singer/songwriter Ariana Grande, three-time GRAMMY-winning group Maroon 5, three-time GRAMMY winner Tim McGraw and seven-time GRAMMY winner Pharrell Williams.

In addition to performances, the nominations for Album of the Year for THE 57TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS® will be announced during A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS.

All other nominations (82 of 83 categories) will be revealed earlier that morning, on Dec. 5, with further details to come.

A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS will take place Tuesday, Nov. 18 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Tickets to the general public are on sale now and are available online at or via Ticketmaster charge-by-phone lines at 866-448-7849.

A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS will be broadcast Friday, Dec. 5 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Additional performers will be announced shortly.