Those scheduled to perform so far include Miley Cyrus, Kesha, Miranda Lambert, John Legend, Little Big Town, Chris Martin, Maren Morris, Sam Smith and Keith Urban.
“Sir Elton John is an international music legend who has captivated audiences across generations for more than five decades,” said Neil Portnow, President/CEO of the Recording Academy. “His creativity, dynamic presence, and melodic virtuosity have positioned him as a cultural icon, and the Recording Academy is pleased to honor his immeasurable contributions to the music community.”
The tribute show will be recorded on January 30th at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City, and will air at a later date onCBS.
Are you ready to celebrate the musical legacy of @eltonofficial? “Elton John: I’m Still Standing — A #GRAMMYSalute” is set to take place on Jan. 30 at The Theater At Madison Square Garden (@TheGarden) in New York City! Check out the performers: https://t.co/5QUy3aBAz1 pic.twitter.com/lgH32aYoCK
— Recording Academy (@RecordingAcad) December 18, 2017