Britney Spears to open Grammy awards

Updated: Feb 01, 2011, 19:33 PM IST

London: Singer Britney Spears is likely to open the 53rd Grammy Awards with her new hit single `Hold it against me`.

The singer is back to work after coping with her personal troubles and will be seen performing at the gala night Feb 13, confirmed a source confirmed, reports a website.

Spears joins the likes of rapper Eminem, who leads this year`s nominations with 10 nods in 10 categories, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and Indie group Arcade Fire, who will also be performing at the event.