Bassist/singer Esperanza Spalding was nominated for a Grammy in Best New Artist category. Also nominated were Justin Bieber, Drake, Florence & The Machine, Mumford & Sons. The awards will take place on Sunday, February 13 on CBS. Find the full list of nominees here.
The american Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) have announced that Esperanza Spalding is going to host Find The Beat, a progressive new television show on PBS. Find The Beat features Spalding joining with a group, a band or solo musician to explore the roots of their music.