GRAMMYs Fun Facts!

The first Grammy Awards took place on May 4, 1959.
The first Grammy Awards took place on May 4, 1959.
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The first Grammy Awards took place on May 4, 1959.
When the Grammy’s first added, there were 22 awards. In 2013 there will be 81.
When the Grammy’s first added, there were 22 awards. In 2013 there will be 81.
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When the Grammy’s first added, there were 22 awards. In 2013 there will be 81.
Milli Vanilli was the first artist to ever be stripped of a Grammy, when it was discovered they didn’t sing on their album.
Milli Vanilli was the first artist to ever be stripped of a Grammy, when it was discovered they didn’t sing on their album.
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Milli Vanilli was the first artist to ever be stripped of a Grammy, when it was discovered they didn’t sing on their album.
Five female artists have won five Grammys on one night - Lauryn Hill, Alicia Keys, Norah Jones, Beyonce and Amy Winehouse.
Five female artists have won five Grammys on one night - Lauryn Hill, Alicia Keys, Norah Jones, Beyonce and Amy Winehouse.
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Five female artists have won five Grammys on one night - Lauryn Hill, Alicia Keys, Norah Jones, Beyonce and Amy Winehouse.
Only three artists have won Best New Artist and Record Of The Year in the same year - Sheryl Crow, Christopher Cross and Norah Jones.
Only three artists have won Best New Artist and Record Of The Year in the same year - Sheryl Crow, Christopher Cross and Norah Jones.
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Only three artists have won Best New Artist and Record Of The Year in the same year - Sheryl Crow, Christopher Cross and Norah Jones.
The first American Idol winner to win an award was Kelly Clarkson. She won two in 2006.
The first American Idol winner to win an award was Kelly Clarkson. She won two in 2006. The first American Idol winner to win an award was Kelly Clarkson. She won two in 2006.
Robin Williams has won four Grammy’s (for comedy)
Robin Williams has won four Grammy’s (for comedy)
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Robin Williams has won four Grammy’s (for comedy)
Fountains of Wayne had performed at the Grammy’s in 1996, but they were nominated for Best New Artist in 2004.
Fountains of Wayne had performed at the Grammy’s in 1996, but they were nominated for Best New Artist in 2004.
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Fountains of Wayne had performed at the Grammy’s in 1996, but they were nominated for Best New Artist in 2004.
50 Cent walked onto the stage when Evanescence won a Grammy for Best New Artist. He says it was a protest for rap not being recognized (Hello Taylor/Kanye)
50 Cent walked onto the stage when Evanescence won a Grammy for Best New Artist. He says it was a protest for rap not being recognized (Hello Taylor/Kanye)
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50 Cent walked onto the stage when Evanescence won a Grammy for Best New Artist. He says it was a protest for rap not being recognized (Hello Taylor/Kanye)
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