Katy Perry Wears her Notes on her Dress at the 2014 Grammy Awards

Posted Sunday January 26, 2014 7:35 PM GMT

Looking forward to the star-studded evening ahead, Katy Perry was the center of attention as she arrived at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards tonight (January 26).

Primped to perfection and donning designer duds, the “Dark Horse” hottie was in good spirits as she mingled with fellow famous folks outside the Staples Center.

As she prepares to take the stage later in the evening, the 29-year-old pop star will be crossing her fingers as she's competing in a couple different categories, including Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance.

Millions of viewers from all over the globe will tune in tonight to see who ends up on top of each fiercely competitive category.

The Record of the Year nominees include “Get Lucky” by Daft Punk, “Radioactive” by Imagine Dragons, “Royals” by Lorde, “Locked Out of Heaven” by Bruno Mars and “Blurred Lines” by Robin Thicke.

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