Los Angeles, Feb 13 (IANS) British singer Adele kick-started the 59th annual Grammy Awards by performing her hit track "Hello".
Adele, who is nominated in categories like "Record Of The Year", "Album Of The Year" and "Song Of The Year", took the centre stage in red and black gown.
Hosted by British comedian and actor James Corden, the award show, honouring the best of music around the world, is taking place at the Staples Centre here.
Besides Adele, the event will also feature performances by Katy Perry, Bruno Mars, Lady Gaga among others.
Earlier in 2011, Adele won three Grammy's for her album "21" and single "rolling in the deep".