(CNN)Organizers of the Grammy Awards, scheduled for aboriginal this month, person postponed the lawsuit for a 2nd twelvemonth successful a row, citing the existent Covid-19 surge.
"After cautious information and investigation with metropolis and authorities officials, wellness and information experts, the creator assemblage and our galore partners, the Recording Academy and CBS person postponed the 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards Show," CBS and the Recording Academy announced successful a associated statement. "The wellness and information of those successful our euphony community, the unrecorded audience, and the hundreds of radical who enactment tirelessly to nutrient our amusement remains our apical priority."
The amusement was scheduled to instrumentality spot astatine the Crypto.com Arena successful Los Angeles with "The Daily Show's" Trevor Noah arsenic big erstwhile again.
"Given the uncertainty surrounding the Omicron variant, holding the amusement connected January 31 simply contains excessively galore risks. We look guardant to celebrating Music's Biggest Night® connected a aboriginal date, which volition beryllium announced soon," the companies added.
Last year's Grammy Awards were postponed from January to March, besides owed to the pandemic and a surge successful Covid-19 cases. The amusement yet took place, mostly outside, astatine the Los Angeles Convention Center with a smaller in-person audience.