James Corden to host Grammy Awards

  • 8 years ago
The Grammys have tapped Late Late Show host James Corden as the host of music's biggest night on Feb. 12, Variety reports.
The Late Late Show host succeeds LL Cool J, who emceed the past five editions of the music awards show.
Corden’s “Carpool Karaoke” segment on “The Late Late Show” has featured some of music’s biggest stars, including Adele, Stevie Wonder, Lady Gaga, Sir Elton John and Justin Bieber.
“Thanks to ‘Carpool Karaoke,’ we’ve all been on some incredible rides with James, and The Recording Academy couldn’t be more excited to welcome his passion and enthusiasm for music, both as an entertainer and a fan, to the Grammy stage on February 12,” Recording Academy President and CEO Neil Portnow said in a statement.