Kesha, Miley Cyrus, and More Will Pay Tribute to Elton John

Kesha, Miley Cyrus, and More Will Pay Tribute to Elton John

Rocket Man is getting his own special Grammys salute.

Rocket Man is getting his own special Grammys salute.

Text: Jake Viswanath

The Grammys always go all out for their tributes, and their upcoming salute to Elton John is no exception. The Recording Academy has announced that Miley Cyrus, Sam Smith, Kesha, and a slew of artists from all genres will perform during their all-star tribute to Rocket Man, entitled Elton JohnI’m Still Standing- A Grammy Salute.

The special will tape at New York’s Theater at Madison Square Garden on January 30, two days after the big Grammys ceremony, and will later on in the year. "Sir Elton John is an international music legend who has captivated audiences across generations for more than five decades," Neil Portnow, President/CEO of the Recording Academy, said in a statement. "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."

Other artists set to play the special concert include John Legend, Miranda Lambert, Chris Martin, Maren Morris, and none other than Elton John himself.

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