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Posted: February 7, 2013 at 4:17 a.m.

Levon Helm will be honored at this year’s Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy announced Wednesday that Elton John and Mumford & Sons will be joined on stage by T Bone Burnett, Mavis Staples, Zac Brown and Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes in a performance of the “The Weight” at Sunday’s awards ceremony in Los Angeles. “Can you think of a song that fits [more]?” said Ken Ehrlich, producer of the Grammy Awards. “Philosophically it fits the moment.”

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Front Section, Pages 2 on 02/07/2013