Grammy awards 2014 LIVE STREAM free: Watch red carpet online: Grammys on CBS via tablet, iOS and Android mobile devices

Musician Ringo Starr poses for a photo at The Grammy Museum on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. The legendary drummer and former member of The Beatles took part in a question and answer session and performance with Ben Harper and the Relentless7, who play on Starr's new album, 'Y Not'.AP

The 2014 Grammy Awards kick off this weekend with a slew of pop stars performing, including R&B couple Jay-Z and Beyonce, Madonna, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Lorde, Kendrick Lamar, John Legend, and Paul McCartney.

The Grammys will be broadcast on CBS and will be available to view via live stream on

The complete red carpet coverage will be provided by MTV and E! Online. Click here for info. 

The 56th annual Grammy Awards will take place at the STAPLES center in Los Angeles this Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014. The live telecast of the award show will be airing from 8p.m. ET to 11:30 p.m. ET.

This year, The Recording Academy and CBS will launch Grammy Live, a VIP and backstage events leading up to the Grammy awards.

Grammy Live will begin Jan. 26 at 12p.m. ET. and will be available to view online via live stream on, or by downloading the apps for iOS and Android.

All live performances and presentation of awards in all 70 categories will be available to watch online via Grammy Live.

Evan Greene, Chief Marketing Officer for The Recording Academy stated: "For our fifth year of GRAMMY Live, viewers can, once again, expect exceptional, unlimited access to their favorite artists. As the landscape of technology expands, we strive to connect music fans to one another by producing the most engaging content surrounding Music's Biggest Night."

The Grammy Live content will be available on,, iPods, iTouch, iPhones, iPads, and Android devices.

The complete Grammy coverage, including the highly anticipated red carpet event, will be provided by MTV News, which will be teaming up with VH1, CMT and Logo to bring the action from the red carpet live to your television, tablets, or mobile device.



MTV's red carpet coverage special will begin at 3p.m. ET and will be aired live on,, and MTV's Sway, VH1's Jim Shearer and Nicole Byer will be interviewing all the stars as they arrive for music's biggest night.

E! will also provide live coverage from the red carpet. E's "Live from the Red Carpet" will be hosted by Ryan Seacrest and Giuliana Rancic from 6p.m. to 8 p.m. ET . They will also be joined by Kelly Osbourne and Ross Matthews for the fashion coverage. The "After Party" coverage will take place from 11:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

A special "Countdown to the Red Carpet" will start at 4p.m to 6 p.m. ET with Giuliana Rancic, Kelly Osbourne, Terrence Jenkins and George Kotsiopoulos prior to the official red carpet coverage. Be sure to tune in to E! to watch the complete Grammy coverage.

This year's Grammy awards will be hosted by LL Cool J.

Watch the official 56th Annual Grammy Awards promo video below: