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Merle Haggard will be marking a career first next month.  The 76-year-old country legend will be making his performance debut on the Grammy Awards. 

He's slated to take part in a special "Grammy Moment" that will also feature Willie Nelson, Blake Shelton and Kris Kristofferson - one of 2014's Lifetime Achievement Award recipients. 

The 56th annual Grammy Awards will air live on CBS on January 26th. 

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