The 55th GRAMMY Awards are slated for February 10th 2013, airing from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The eligibility year for “Music’s Biggest Night” is Oct. 1, 2011, to Sept. 30, 2012. The window to submit music for GRAMMY consideration opens up on July 2, 2012, but in order to submit your music for consideration, you need to keep in mind a few rules, guidelines, and deadlines.
The GRAMMY Awards telecast is one of the highest-rated and most-watched specials on television, with last year’s 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards attracting 39.9 million viewers – the largest GRAMMY audience since 1984 (also the second largest in history). Last year’s telecast was also the biggest social event in the history of television, drawing 13 million social media comments. The conversation on Twitter even reached a record high at 160,341 tweets per minute during the live telecast.