It’s a given that Paul Simon is one of the most influential songwriters of his generation. Now, the Grammys will honor Simon and his musical legacy with a special concert. On Wednesday (Dec. 21), a two-hour special called “Homeward Bound: A GRAMMY Salute To The Songs Of Paul Simon” will air on CBS. The show will honor the 16-time Grammy winner’s songbook.
The concert features a collection of big names, including Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood, Eric Church, Rhiannon Giddens, Susanna Hoffs of the Bangles, Jonas Brothers, Angélique Kidjo, Ledisi, Little Big Town, Dave Matthews, Brad Paisley, Billy Porter, Sting, Take 6, Irma Thomas, Shaggy & Jimmy Cliff, Trombone Shorty and Stevie Wonder.
Also expect special appearances from Oprah Winfrey, Sofia Carson, Herbie Hancock, Woody Harrelson, Dustin Hoffman, Elton John and Folake Olowofoyeku.
If you miss the CBS broadcast, the event will also be available to stream live and on-demand on Paramount+.