Jon Stewart, Noah’s predecessor as host of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, hosted the Grammys twice, in 2001-02.
Other talk show hosts who have hosted the Grammys over the years include Rosie O’Donnell (1999-2000), Queen Latifah (2005) and James Corden (2017-18) and future talk show hosts Whoopi Goldberg (1992) and Ellen DeGeneres (1996-97).
Noah, 36, was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. He will be the second Grammy host born outside of the U.S., following Corden.
Noah was nominated for a Grammy a year ago for best comedy album for Son of Patricia. He has been nominated for nine Emmy Awards, and has won one, for outstanding short form variety … Read the rest