Carrie Underwood, John Legend Hosting “Grammys Greatest Stories” On November 24

Justin Timberlake, Blake Shelton, Alicia Keys and more have also been added to the lineup.

Carrie Underwood [Phil McCarten/CBS]

CBS just confirmed new details regarding its upcoming “GRAMMYS Greatest Stories: A 60th Anniversary Special.”

Carrie Underwood and John Legend will host the November 24 broadcast.

Several new names, including Justin Timberlake, Blake Shelton and Alicia Keys, have also been confirmed for appearances.

According to CBS, the special will “feature rare archival footage, exclusive interviews and special appearances by multi-GRAMMY Award winners and nominees Christina Aguilera, Mary J. Blige, Celine Dion, Dave Grohl, Elton John, Alicia Keys, Bruno Mars, Chris Martin, Ricky Martin, Paul McCartney, P!nk, Ed Sheeran, Blake Shelton, Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Justin Timberlake, U2, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban.

“Special segments will include reactions from GRAMMY producers and members of the music community following some legendary performances, including Paul McCartney bringing The Beatles’ legendary album Abbey Road to the GRAMMY stage, among others.”

The two-hour special will air from 9PM ET-11PM ET on November 24.

It marks the beginning of GRAMMY season, which will continue with the nominations announcement the following week.

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