XM Teams With The Grammy's For Special Programming
November 14, 2005 at 11:52 AM (PT)
XM SATELLITE RADIO has entered into an exclusive, multi-year deal with the GRAMMY AWARDS (the NATIONAL ACADEMY OF RECORDING ARTS AND SCIENCES) to become the official satellite radio network for the GRAMMYs, providing broadcast coverage of the annual telecast, as well as unique GRAMMY special programming throughout the year.
XM’s broadcast coverage of the annual GRAMMY Awards, scheduled for FEBRUARY 8th, will be featured on multiple channels in the days leading up to the awards show and will include XM original specials focusing on past GRAMMY winners, as well as features and interviews with current GRAMMY-nominated artists. In addition to broadcast coverage, XM and the ACADEMY will create a monthly show to air on XM dedicated to GRAMMY-winning artists and legends in the music industry.
XM’s year-round programming also will include coverage of events for the ACADEMY's charitable affiliates: the GRAMMY Foundation®, and the MusiCares® Foundation.