Dave Grohl, Nine Inch Nails, Queens Of The Stone Age and Fleetwood Mac's Lindsey Buckingham will perform at the Grammys.
It was revealed last week that Beyoncé and Jay Z will also take to the stage to perform a duet of 'Drunk In Love' from Beyoncé's surprise self-titled 'visual album'.
This year's Grammy Awards will be hosted by LL Cool J and The Beatles' Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr are rumoured to be performing together after filming a TV special marking 50 years since their American TV debut on 'The Ed Sullivan Show'.
Metallica will be joined by Chinese concert pianist Lang Lang, in their first performance at the event in 23 years, and singer Lorde is set to sing songs from her debut album, while Katy Perry delivers her hits.
Other acts lined up to appear include Daft Punk, who will perform with Stevie Wonder, Pharrell Williams, Nile Rodgers and Kendrick Lamar, who will perform with Imagine Dragons. Also on the bill is Taylor Swift, Keith Urban, Kacey Musgraves, John Legend and Macklemore and Ryan Lewis.
The 56th annual Grammy Awards will air live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday at 8pm on CBS.