Winners of the Grammy Awards

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1959-05-04 First Grammy Awards: Perry Como & Ella Fitzgerald win

Jazz Musician Ella Fitzgerald
Jazz Musician
Ella Fitzgerald
  • 1959-11-29 2nd Grammy Awards: Mack The Knife, Bobby Darin wins

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1961-04-12 3rd Grammy Awards: Theme From a Summer Place, Ray Charles wins 4

Musician Ray Charles
Musician
Ray Charles
  • 1962-05-29 4th Grammy Awards: Moon River, Peter Nero wins

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1963-05-15 5th Grammy Awards: I Left My Heart In San Francisco, Robert Goulet wins

Singer and Actor Robert Goulet
Singer and Actor
Robert Goulet

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1964-03-12 6th Grammy Awards: Days of Wine & Roses, Barbra Streisand wins 2

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • 1965-04-13 7th Grammy Awards: The Girl From Ipanema, The Beatles wins

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1966-03-15 8th Grammy Awards: Taste of Honey, Tom Jones, Frank Sintra & Barbra Streisand

Singer Tom Jones
Singer
Tom Jones
Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand

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1967-03-02 9th Grammy Awards: "Strangers in the Night" by Frank Sinatra wins best record, "Michele" by The Beatles best song

Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra
  • 1968-03-09 10th Grammy Awards: Up Up & Away, Sgt Pepper's wins 4

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1969-03-12 11th Grammy Awards: "By the Time I Get to Phoenix" by Glen Campbell wins best record

Country Singer Glen Campbell
Country Singer
Glen Campbell
  • 1970-03-11 12th Grammy Awards: Aquarius, Crosby Stills & Nash, Peggy Lee win
  • 1971-03-16 13th Grammy Awards: Bridge over Troubled Water, Carpenters win

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1971-03-16 Muddy Waters wins his first Grammy Award

Blues Musician Muddy Waters
Blues Musician
Muddy Waters
  • 1972-05-14 14th Grammy Awards: It's Too Late, Carly Simon wins
  • 1973-03-04 15th Grammy Awards: 1st Time Ever I Saw Your Face, America

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1974-03-02 16th Grammy Awards: Roberta Flack Best Record - "Killing Me Softly", Stevie Wonder Best Album - "Innervisions"

Singer-Songwriter Stevie Wonder
Singer-Songwriter
Stevie Wonder
  • 1975-03-01 17th Grammy Awards: I Honestly Love You, Marvin Hamlisch win

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1976-02-28 18th Grammy Awards: "Love Will Keep Us Together" Record of the Year, Natalie Cole 1st African American to win Best New Artist

Singer and Songwriter Natalie Cole
Singer and Songwriter
Natalie Cole
  • 1977-02-19 19th Grammy Awards: This Masquerade, Starland Vocal Band
  • 1978-02-23 20th Grammy Awards: Hotel California, Fleetwood Mac, Debbie Boone wins
  • 1979-02-09 21st Grammy Awards: Just the Way You Are, Taste of Honey
  • 1979-02-15 21st Grammy Awards: Just the Way You Are, Taste of Honey wins

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1980-02-27 22nd Grammy Awards: Song of the Year Kenny Loggins' "What a Fool Believes" Best Album Billy Joel's "52nd Street

Pianist, Songwriter and Composer Billy Joel
Pianist, Songwriter and Composer
Billy Joel
  • 1981-02-25 23rd Grammy Awards: Sailing, Christopher Cross, Billy Joel wins
  • 1982-02-24 24th Grammy Awards: Betty Davis Eyes, Double Fantasy wins
  • 1983-02-23 25th Grammy Awards: Roxanna, Toto IV, Men at Work wins

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1984-02-28 26th Grammy Awards: Michael Jackson wins 8 Grammys

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • 1985-02-26 27th Grammy Awards: Whats Love Got to Do With It, Cyndi Lauper wins
  • 1986-02-25 28th Grammy Awards: We Are the World, Sade, Phil Collins wins
  • 1987-02-24 29th Grammy Awards: Higher Love, Graceland, Bruce Hornsby wins
  • 1988-03-02 30th Grammy Awards: "Graceland"; "Joshua Tree"; Jody Watley win
  • 1989-02-22 31st Grammy Awards: Don't Worry Be Happy, Faith, Tracy Chapman
  • 1989-02-22 1st Spanish commercial on network TV (Pepsi-Cola-CBS Grammy Award)
  • 1990-02-21 32nd Grammy Awards: Wind Beneath My Wings, Nick of Time wins
  • 1990-11-19 Pop duo Milli Vanilli are stripped of their Grammy Award after it is learned they did not sing on their award-winning "Girl You Know Its True" album

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1991-02-20 33rd Grammy Awards: Another Day in Paradise, Mariah Carey

Singer Mariah Carey
Singer
Mariah Carey

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1992-01-16 Eric Clapton performs for an episode of MTV "Unplugged" at Bray Film Studios in Windsor, England. Recording won six Grammy Awards, and became Clapton's bestselling album, and the bestselling live album of all time

Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Eric Clapton
Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Eric Clapton
  • 1992-02-25 34th Grammy Awards: Unforgettable, Marc Cohn wins
  • 1992-02-25 Muddy Waters wins Lifetime Achievement Award at the 34th Annual Grammy Awards
  • 1993-02-24 35th Grammy Awards: Tears in Heaven, Eric Clapton wins
  • 1994-03-01 36th Grammy Awards: "I Will Always Love You"; Whitney Houston; Sting; Toni Braxton; Mary Chapin-Carpenter win

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1995-03-01 37th Grammy Awards: All I Want to Do, Streets of Philadelphia, Sheryl Crow

Singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow
Singer-songwriter
Sheryl Crow

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1996-02-28 38th Grammy Awards: Jagged Little Pill, Alanis Morissette wins

Singer-Songwriter Alanis Morissette
Singer-Songwriter
Alanis Morissette

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1997-02-26 39th Grammy Awards: Change the World Babyface, Beck & LeAnn Rimes wins

Country Singer LeAnn Rimes
Country Singer
LeAnn Rimes
  • 1998-02-25 40th Grammy Awards: "Sunny Came Home" best song, Paula Cole best new artist

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1999-02-24 41st Grammy Awards: My Heart Will Go On (Love Theme From Titanic), Lauryn Hill wins

Singer-Songwriter Lauryn Hill
Singer-Songwriter
Lauryn Hill

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2000-02-23 42nd Grammy Awards: Smooth, Christina Aguilera wins

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2000-02-29 American rock band Steely Dan releases "Two Against Nature", their eighth studio album, and first in 20 years; it wins four Grammy Awards.

Singer Donald Fagen
Singer
Donald Fagen
  • 2001-02-21 43rd Grammy Awards: Beautiful Day, Shelby Lynne wins

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2002-02-27 44th Grammy Awards: Walk On, Alicia Keys wins

Singer-Songwriter Alicia Keys
Singer-Songwriter
Alicia Keys

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2003-02-23 45th Grammy Awards: Don't Know Why, Norah Jones wins

Singer and Pianist Norah Jones
Singer and Pianist
Norah Jones
  • 2004-02-08 46th Grammy Awards: Clocks, Evanescence wins
  • 2005-02-13 47th Grammy Awards: Here We Go Again, Maroon 5 wins

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2006-02-08 48th Grammy Awards: Boulevard Of Broken Dreams, John Legend wins

Singer-Songwriter John Legend
Singer-Songwriter
John Legend

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2007-02-11 49th Grammy Awards: Not Ready To Make Nice, Carrie Underwood wins

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2008-02-10 50th Grammy Awards: Amy Winehouse wins 5 awards including song "Rehab", Herbie Hancock wins Album of the Year

Singer Amy Winehouse
Singer
Amy Winehouse
Musician and Composer Herbie Hancock
Musician and Composer
Herbie Hancock

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2009-02-08 51st Grammy Awards: Best Album "Raising Sand" and Record of the Year "Please Read The Letter" by Robert Plant & Alison Krauss

Rock Vocalist Robert Plant
Rock Vocalist
Robert Plant
Country Singer and Musician Alison Krauss
Country Singer and Musician
Alison Krauss
  • 2010-01-31 52nd Grammy Awards: Use Somebody, Zac Brown Band wins
  • 2011-02-13 53rd Grammy Awards: Need You Now, Esperanza Spalding wins
  • 2012-02-12 54th Grammy Awards: Rolling In The Deep, Bon Iver wins
  • 2013-02-10 55th Grammy Awards: Somebody That I Used To Know (Goyte), We are Young (Fun), and Babel (Mumford & Sons) win

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2014-01-26 56th Grammy Awards: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Lorde, and Daft Punk win

Singer Lorde
Singer
Lorde
  • 2015-02-08 57th Grammy Awards: Best Song "Stay With Me" by Sam Smith, Best Album "Morning Phase" by Beck

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2016-02-15 58th Grammy Awards: Best Song "Thinking Out Loud" by Ed Sheeran, Best Album "1989" by Taylor Swift

Singer-Songwriter Ed Sheeran
Singer-Songwriter
Ed Sheeran
Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter
Taylor Swift

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2017-02-12 59th Grammy Awards: Adele wins Best Song "Hello" and Best Album "25"

Singer-songwriter Adele
Singer-songwriter
Adele

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2018-01-28 60th Grammy Awards: Bruno Mars wins Best Song "That's What I Like," and Best Album "24K Magic"

Singer Bruno Mars
Singer
Bruno Mars

Music AwardsGrammy Awards 2019

2019-02-10 61st Grammy Awards: Childish Gambino first rapper to win Best Song and Best Record for "This Is America", best album "Golden Hour" Kacey Musgraves

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Cardi B at the 2019 Grammy Awards
Cardi B at the 2019 Grammy Awards
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2020-01-26 62nd Grammy Awards: Billie Eilish wins 5 Grammys, including album, record and song of the year

Singer-Songwriter Billie Eilish
Singer-Songwriter
Billie Eilish