People’s Choice Awards announced today that multi-award winning country superstar, Brad Paisley, will perform at this year’s awards ceremony, to be broadcast live from the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles, Wednesday, Jan. 8 (9:00-11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network. Kat Dennings and Beth Behrs (2 Broke Girls) will host, with performances from Brad Paisley, Sara Bareilles and OneRepublic. Paisley is a critically acclaimed singer, songwriter, guitarist and entertainer, who has earned three Grammys, 14 Academy of Country Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards, as well as three awards from ASCAP as Country Music Songwriter/Artist of the Year. He is also a proud member of the Grand Ole Opry, having been inducted in 2001. Since his first #1 single in 1999, Paisley has placed 22 singles at the top of the charts. His current single is “The Mona Lisa,” from his album, Wheelhouse, - which also includes the back-to-back #1 hits, “Southern Comfort Zone” and “Beat This Summer.” Wheelhouse is Paisley’s first self- produced project, on which he wrote or co-wrote all of the tracks. He will kick-off his 2014 Beat This Winter Tour presented by Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® on January 10.