Singer Taylor Swift, left, and rapper LL Cool J perform onstage at The Grammy… (Kevin Winter / Getty Images )
Music's big night kicks off Sunday during the 55th Grammy Awards, and the winners, losers and general highs and lows from the show will be all over social media.
For music aficionados following the ceremony on a second screen, you can get access from the scene during the awards by following tweets from the Los Angeles Times music writers below.
Relative unknowns including Frank Ocean and Fun. are the front-runners in the 2013 Grammy race, picking up six nominations apiece in the academy's weightier categories during the nominations concert last December.
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Producer Dan Auerbach, rappers Jay-Z and Kanye West and British alt-country band Mumford & Sons also received six nominations as a much younger vibe flowed through the selection of contenders than has in previous years. See the complete list of nominees here.
The eligibility period for this year's pool of nominees was Oct. 1, 2011, through Sept. 30, 2012.
The show, which takes place at the Staples Center, will be broadcast live on CBS on the East Coast from 8 to 11:30 p.m. Eastern Time and will air on the West Coast on tape delay from 8 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Pacific Time.
For live updates from the show and everything leading up to it, click over to The Envelope for complete coverage.
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