Welcome to the  62nd annual Grammy Awards! Keep an eye on this post, as we’ll update it with more information about the award show, Seattle nominees and more.

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The 62nd annual Grammy Awards

The telecast starts at 5 p.m. PT Sunday, Jan. 26, on CBS. Grammy.com will stream the "premiere ceremony" — for awards given out before the primetime show — starting at 12:30 p.m. PT.

Photos | On the Red Carpet at the 2020 Grammy awards

Lizzo arrives at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Los Angeles. (Photo by (Jordan Strauss / Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
Lizzo arrives at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Los Angeles. (Photo by (Jordan Strauss / Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Brandi Carlile wins and more live updates from the 2020 Grammys

Grammy Awards are displayed at the Grammy Museum Experience at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. in this 2017 file photo. (Julio Cortez / Associated Press)
Grammy Awards are displayed at the Grammy Museum Experience at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. in this 2017 file photo. (Julio Cortez / Associated Press)

We’ll spend the next nine hours following Seattle’s nominees in music’s biggest night.

Pearl Jam’s album preview, Brandi Carlile’s show: Behind the scenes with the Seattle contingent during Grammy week

Brandi Carlile and twins Phil and Tim Hanseroth kicked off Grammys week with a set Thursday at Hollywood Palladium.  (Michael Rietmulder / The Seattle Times)
Brandi Carlile and twins Phil and Tim Hanseroth kicked off Grammys week with a set Thursday at Hollywood Palladium. (Michael Rietmulder / The Seattle Times)

Ahead of the Grammy Awards Sunday night, Seattle Times music writer Michael Rietmulder spent some time seeing what the Seattle contingent was up to in L.A. during Grammy week.

Brandi Carlile could add to her Grammy haul this year, including for her work as co-producer on Tanya Tucker’s album

Brandi Carlile with the three Grammy Awards she won at the 2019 ceremony. Carlile may win more Grammy Awards this year — as a songwriter, producer and performer. (Chris Pizzello / The Associated Press)
Brandi Carlile with the three Grammy Awards she won at the 2019 ceremony. Carlile may win more Grammy Awards this year — as a songwriter, producer and performer. (Chris Pizzello / The Associated Press)

A year after Brandi Carlile earned three Grammys and a standing ovation at the 2019 awards, she may win more come Sunday. It’s a rare feat for an individual artist to be nominated as a performer, songwriter and producer at the same awards, especially on different projects.

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Sara Gazarek and Natalie Grant among Seattle-connected artists who could win Grammys on Sunday

Roosevelt High School graduate Sara Gazarek is up for a Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album for the well-received “Thirsty Ghost.” (Shervin Lainez)
Roosevelt High School graduate Sara Gazarek is up for a Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album for the well-received “Thirsty Ghost.” (Shervin Lainez)

Artists with Seattle ties who’ve been nominated for this year’s Grammy Awards are part of a well-rounded group.

Seattle’s Ament brothers could come home with a Grammy for their work on ‘Chris Cornell’

Barry Ament (left) and his Ames Bros business partner Coby Schultz have an all-star roster of clients, including Boeing, the Seahawks and The Who. (Courtesy of Ames Bros)
Barry Ament (left) and his Ames Bros business partner Coby Schultz have an all-star roster of clients, including Boeing, the Seahawks and The Who. (Courtesy of Ames Bros)

Seattle brothers Barry and Jeff Ament are up for Best Recording Package at the Grammy Awards on Sunday, a chance to win for a uniquely Seattle project.

How Seattle rock ‘n’ roller Chris Ballew found himself — and a Grammy nom — as children’s musician Caspar Babypants

Chris Ballew, the former lead singer of The Presidents of the United States of America who’s now known as children’s singer Caspar Babypants, 
is up for a Best Children’s Album Grammy for 2019’s “Flying High!” (Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times)
Chris Ballew, the former lead singer of The Presidents of the United States of America who’s now known as children’s singer Caspar Babypants, is up for a Best Children’s Album Grammy for 2019’s “Flying High!” (Erika Schultz / The Seattle Times)

Chris Ballew, former frontman for Seattle group The Presidents of the United States of America, is up for his first Grammy since his days with the band. “Flying High!,” recorded under his alter ego Caspar Babypants, is up for Best Children’s Album.

‘I get it this year’: Brandi Carlile receives more Grammy Award nods; several artists with Seattle-area ties are recognized, too

Brandi Carlile took home three Grammys at this year’s awards show; she’s nominated for three more at the 2020 Grammys. (Amy Harris / Invision / AP)
Brandi Carlile took home three Grammys at this year’s awards show; she’s nominated for three more at the 2020 Grammys. (Amy Harris / Invision / AP)

Maple Valley’s Brandi Carlile won her first three Grammy Awards earlier this year. Now she’s been nominated for a few more. Others locals who were nominated include Jeff Ament, Barry Ament and Caspar Babypants aka Chris Ballew.

Full list of 2020 Grammy nominations: Lizzo, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X dominate