Exclusive: The Band Perry Join Grammy Salute to Stevie Wonder

CBS Special Will Air Feb. 16

The Band Perry will sing on the upcoming CBS special, Stevie Wonder: Songs in the Key of Life — An All-Star Grammy Salute. They will join Janelle Monáe, Ed Sheeran and Usher on the two-hour special airing Feb. 16.

Wonder has won 25 Grammys in his career, including honors for his 1976 album, Songs in the Key of Life and its title track.

Tickets are currently on sale for the taping, set for Feb. 10 at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live.

The Band Perry’s recording of “Gentle on My Mind” is nominated this year for best country duo/group performance. In related news, the trio will also serve as a curator for the third annual Grammy Amplifier, an online music initiative aimed at mentoring emerging artists and showcasing their talent.

Craig Shelburne has been writing for CMT.com since 2002. He is also a producer for CMT Edge, Concrete Country and Live @ CMT.