Update: BTS Confirmed To Perform With Lil Nas X At 2020 Grammy Awards
Updated January 23 KST:
The Grammy Awards website has confirmed that BTS will be taking part in the “Old Town Road All-Stars” special performance at the ceremony on January 26, alongside Lil Nas X, Billy Ray Cyrus, Diplo, Mason Ramsey, and other surprise guests.
Variety reports that BTS will be performing with Lil Nas X at the 2020 Grammy Awards!
On January 22, the outlet published an interview with American rapper Lil Nas X, who became a breakout hit last year with his record-breaking track “Old Town Road.” He released several versions of the song, including one that features BTS leader RM.
The report states that Lil Nas X, who is the most nominated male artist at the Grammys this year, will perform “Old Town Road” at the ceremony on January 26. Variety writes, “Sources reveal that he’ll be joined onstage by Diplo, BTS, Young Thug, Mason Ramsey, Billy Ray Cyrus, and the OG Nas.”
While BTS has not been nominated for a Grammy this year, many fans have been wondering if they will attend as they are scheduled to appear at local events in the days following the ceremony. BTS will take to the stage at an event titled “iHeartRadio LIVE with BTS presented by HOT TOPIC” on January 27, and they’ll perform their new song “Black Swan” for the first time on “The Late Late Show with James Corden” on January 28.
Stay tuned for an official response to the report!