Mumford And Sons
The theme of this year’s nominations could be taken in a number of ways, but when you look at the contenders up for all-powerful Album of the Year category, one thing is certain: it’s the year of the underdogs and the newcomers.
“I don’t think there’s one thing that we can’t do now that we did before. We’re always on tour, so nothing’s changed really. We just play gigs all the time,” Marcus Mumford said.
Tune in and see the band play live on Tuesday, November 13 at 1PM EST/10AM PST.
A much more harrowing tale than expected from the uptempo song, but punctuated with a performance by British actor Idris Elba.
Mumford & Sons acknowledged the history of the venue and their fellow Brits, the Beatles, who made their debut there way back in 1964. And the banter didn’t end there.
Listen below to the new song from Mumford & Sons “I Will Wait,” from the breakout folk band’s hugely anticipated second album Babel, that premiered Tuesday afternoon.
The 2012 GRAMMY Nominees album will be released digitally and in stores January 24, 2012. The album features 22 hits from some of the GRAMMYs’ most popular nominees.