Leon Russell and Zac Brown perform at the 2010 Grammys (video)

Leon Russel 2010 Grammys Performance (video)

Leon Russell made an appearance at the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The bearded singer-songwriter performed together with the Zac Brown Band at the awards night, January 31.

Claude Russell Bridges, Russell’s real name, is a keyboardist who began his entertainment career as a session musician, performing in the nightclubs of Tulsa, Oklahoma. His first big break as a songwriter was Joe Cocker’s “Delta Lady.”

Watch Leon Russel with the Zac Brown band performing their hit song “Chicken Fried”: