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Chance the Rapper is hitting the Grammy stage this month. On Thursday (Feb. 2), it was announced the Chicago native will be performing at the 59th annual Grammy Awards next weekend. The 23-year-old, who is nominated for seven awards including “Best Rap Album” (Coloring Book) and Best New Artist, will hit the Grammy stage for the first-time in his career.

Anyone who’s ever supported me… let’s take a moment to… act out…. WE PERFORMING AT THE #GRAMMYs YALL,” he tweeted shortly after the Recording Academy made the announcement. Gary Clark Jr., William Bell, and Little Big Town have also been added to the star-studded lineup that includes The Weeknd with Daft Punk, Alicia Keys, Chance the Rapper, A Tribe Called Quest with Anderson. Paak, Bruno Mars, Adele, John Legend, Metallica, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban.

Hosted by James Corden, the 59th annual Grammy Awards takes place Feb. 12 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA, starting live at 8 p.m. EST on CBS.

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