“Stayin’ Alive: A GRAMMY® Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees” airs on CBS

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14 April 2017
Stayin’ Alive: A GRAMMY® Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees
Photo: Monty Brinton/CBS
“Stayin’ Alive: A GRAMMY® Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees”
 Sunday, April 16 from 8 to 10 PM ET/PT on CBS
          CBS, The Recording Academy® and AEG Ehrlich Ventures celebrate the 40th anniversary of the landmark soundtrack to the film “Saturday Night Fever” with a live concert “Stayin’ Alive: A GRAMMY® Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees.” Music stars Andra Day, Celine Dion, DNCE, Nick Jonas, Tori Kelly, Little Big Town, Demi Lovato, Katharine McPhee, Panic! at the Disco, Pentatonix, Ed Sheeran, Keith Urban, Kelsea Ballerini & Thomas Rhett, Jason Derulo & Tavares, John Legend and Stevie Wonder. help celebrate the Bee Gees' remarkable music catalog.
          In addition, seven-time GRAMMY winner and Bee Gees co-founder Barry Gibb, who released a solo album late last year, will also perform a selection of hits from the Saturday Night Fever—Soundtrack, which won Album of the Year at THE 21ST ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS® and was inducted into the GRAMMY Hall Of Fame® in 2004. The Bee Gees are five-time GRAMMY winners and Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award recipients. The live concert took place at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, to be broadcasted on the CBS Television Network.

          “The Bee Gees—Barry, Robin and Maurice—were international musical icons who helped make ‘Saturday Night Fever’ an emblem of 1970s pop culture,” said Neil Portnow, president/CEO of The Recording Academy. “With expert harmonies, undeniable groove and a personal charisma matching their onstage persona, the iconic band of brothers defined not just a genre, but a generation. I'm looking forward to celebrating one of the most famous soundtracks ever produced and reliving ‘Saturday Night Fever,’ once again.”
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