Ariana Grande Won't Attend Grammy's After Disagreement With Producers

07 February, 2019, 11:13 | Author: Jared Lewis
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Ariana Grande is reportedly pulling the plug on her performance due to a disagreement with the event's producers.

Grande is nominated for two Grammys this year, one for Best Pop Solo Performance for her tune 'God Is a Woman' and the other for her album Sweetener. After some deliberation, Grande and the producers came to some kind of agreement, which allowed her to perform "7 Rings" in a medley of songs, but the situation reached an impasse when the Grammy's insisting upon choosing the 2nd song in her medley.

Ariana Grande has reportedly pulled out of this year's Grammys.

The publication stated she was initially told she couldn't perform her latest hit "7 Rings", before being told she could belt out the track as part of a medley.

Variety says they instead, 'offered her a spot during the show's Tom Petty tribute'.

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Even without Grande, the Grammys' confirmed list of performers include Miley Cyrus, Janelle Monáe, Kacey Musgraves, Brandi Carlile, and Cardi B. Oh, and Post Malone and Red Hot Chili Peppers will be doing something together.

Ariana Grande will be noticeably absent from this weekend's Grammy Awards. "I don't want to do what people tell me to do, I don't want to conform to the pop star agenda".

At this time, however, the Recording Academy and Ariana are yet to confirm the news, so there is still a chance it's just a fake rumor and that fans will be able to see the singer at the awards show on Sunday after all!

The 61st Grammys, hosted by Alicia Keys, airs Sunday, February 10 at 5 PM ET live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on CBS.

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