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Rogers Media “Gets in Formation” with Multiplatform Coverage of The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards®

February 7, 2017

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TORONTO (February 7, 2017) Rogers Media rolls out the red carpet for The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards® with multiplatform coverage of Music’s Biggest Night®. With Facebook Live videos, radio specials, digital coverage across Rogers’s publishing assets, and a Live red carpet special, music fans won’t miss a beat this GRAMMY season.

The 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards air LIVE Sunday, Feb. 12 at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT (check local listings) on City and online at Citytv.com/GRAMMYs. Hosted by late-night host James Corden (The Late Late Show with James Corden), this year’s lineup of performers includes Adele, The Weeknd and Daft Punk, Bruno Mars, John Legend, Alicia Keys, and Chance the Rapper with more to be announced in the coming days.

 

CITY
Sunday, Feb. 12:
Facebook Live: City Live at the GRAMMYs Preshow: 6:30 p.m. ET (check local listings).

**Available at Facebook.com/Citytv**

Dina Pugliese (Breakfast Television Toronto) and Devo Brown (KiSS 92.5) host Canada’s hottest GRAMMYs event, counting down to Music’s Biggest Night® with top music and fashion tastemakers. Audiences can interact with City’s Digital Correspondent Winston Sih on Facebook and Twitter with GRAMMY Trivia and polling.
Special guests include Jeanne Beker; editors Ally Dean (HELLO! Canada) and Briony Smith (FLARE); TV host Emily Agard (MLSE LIVE); music junkies Alicia Atout (“A Music Blog, Yea?”) and Tristan Banning (Sidewalk Hustle); and fashion mogul Anthony Deluca.

City Live at the GRAMMYs: 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT (check local listings)
**One-hour Special – Live Stream Available at Citytv.com/GRAMMYs **
Live in Los Angeles, Entertainment City’s Adam Wylde and Tanya Kim catch up with the year’s best artists on the coveted GRAMMYs red carpet.
The excitement continues in Toronto as Dina Pugliese and Devo Brown take a closer look at the red carpet’s most glamourous and outrageous looks at City’s GRAMMYs celebration of the GRAMMY Awards. Special guests include Jeanne Beker; editors Ally Dean and Briony Smith; TV host Emily Agard; music junkies Alicia Atout and Tristan Banning; and fashion mogul Anthony Deluca.

ROGERS RADIO
Rogers Radio’s Ara (KiSS Radio Vancouver) and Adele (CHYM 96.7 Kitchener) host a one-hour GRAMMYs Radio special on Thursday, Feb. 9 looking back at this year’s nominees and playing the chart-topping hits that dominated the airwaves in 2016. The special airs at 7 p.m. on all Adult Contemporary stations, and again at 8 p.m. on all Contemporary Hit Radio stations.
On Sunday, Feb. 12, the one-hour GRAMMYs Radio special will air across all Adult Contemporary stations at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT / 5 p.m. MT / 6 p.m. CT and Contemporary Hit Radio stations at 6 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT / 5 p.m. MT with live social media updates from each respective station.
Plus, tune in to Rogers Radio stations across Canada on Monday, Feb. 13 to recap all of the night’s most memorable moments.

DIGITAL CONTENT AND PUBLISHING
Visit HELLO! Canada, FLARE, and Chatelaine for all GRAMMY Award updates, honouring everything from the fashion and performances of past GRAMMYs Awards, to showcasing this year’s most fashionable, buzzworthy acts, and award triumphs. Plus, follow along with @HelloCanada, @FLAREfashion, and @Chatelaine as they live tweet the night’s biggest moments.


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About City 
City™ television stations in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Montreal and Saskatchewan offer viewers intensely-local, urban-oriented, culturally-diverse television programming. A distinct alternative to other conventional television stations, City engages its viewers with dynamic on-air personalities and delivers an entertaining mix of news, local-interactive formats such as Breakfast Television and Cityline, as well as local Canadian and acquired prime-time entertainment programming. City is part of Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI), which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. For more information on City stations and programming, visit Citytv.com.

Media Contacts:
Elisa Barbaro, City, 647.388.9403, elisa.barbaro@rci.rogers.com