Why Ariana Grande won't be at the Grammys

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Other performers at the ceremony, including Camila Cabello, Miley Cyrus and Shaw Mendes, were subject to this kind of scrutiny, according to Variety.

Ariana Grande has reportedly turned down the chance to perform at the GRAMMYs, following a dispute with producers of the show.

After some heavy negotiation, they eventually approved of the tune, as long as it was part of a medley songs and they insisted on selecting her second song.

It's after a disagreement with show producers who wouldn't allow her perform 7 Rings.

Grande's decision is especially noteworthy given how the Grammys used her image on a series of promotional billboards across American cities.

Ariana Grande pulls out of the Grammys after disagreeing with producers.

With Grande pulling out of both performing and attending the awards ceremony, it could lead to a big dip in the ratings, giving how popular she is at the moment.

Variety says they instead, 'offered her a spot during the show's Tom Petty tribute'.

One South Florida pop singer won't be at the 61st Grammy Awards show Sunday.

Grande, whose album "Thank U, Next" drops Friday, is nominated for best pop vocal performance and best pop vocal album.

The Grammy's loss of Ariana Grande is almost impossible to replace; her singles "Sweetener", "Thank U, Next", and "7 Rings" have reached a level of critical mass since going entering the streaming World. She followed that with "Imagine" and "7 Rings", the latter of which broke Spotify's record for most plays within a 24-hour period.

Metro.co.uk has contacted reps for Ariana for comment.

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