What You Didn't Know about This Weekend's Grammy Awards

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Solti holds 31 Grammys and also holds the record for the most wins in the classical field.

The 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards is nearly here, and to celebrate, we're taking a look back at some of the show's most memorable moments through the years.

Cardi B, who had one of the year's biggest hits with "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)", earned two nominations: best rap song and best rap performance.

1981 It's the year of Donna Summer's "Bad Girls", Michael Jackson's "Off the Wall", Prince's "Dirty Mind", Smokey Robinson's "Crusin'" and the debuts of the Sugarhill Gang and Kurtis Blow. My bold prediction is that "4:44" will be the first hip-hop album in 14 years to receive the Album of the Year award from the Grammys.

This year's Best Urban Contemporary Album nominees are stacked with special talents that stand on their own when it comes to their music projects.

Vh1 has leveraged the 60th Annual Grammy Awards through various engaging associations to elevate consumer experience. "It was a bit of a routine that we used to have that we got away from for good business reasons, hard conditions and the recession", said Portnow, referring to the previous practice of regularly moving the show between NY and Los Angeles.

The Latin single "Despacito", which got more than 4.4 billion views on YouTube, is also competing for Song of the Year and Record of the Year. It loses to Phil Collins' "Another Day in Paradise".


Despite last year's Grammy shut-out of the album "ANTI", it was certified double platinum by the RIAA, peaked at number one on the Billboard 200 cart twice and spent 33 weeks in the top 10.

Alison Krauss is the female artist with the most Grammy wins, having won 27 Grammys.

2008 Jazz keyboardist Herbie Hancock becomes the most recent black artist to win Album of the Year.

Rapsody, born Marlanna Evans, is a North Carolina native whose 2017 album Laila's Wisdom garnered critical acclaim, is also in the running for best rap song, for "Sassy". "Sasha Fierce" for Album of the Year.

In 2010, she accepted the prestigious honor of winning "Song of the Decade" at the Barbados Music Awards.

2015 This time, it's Beck's turn to beat Beyonce in the Album of the Year category, with his "Morning Phase" scoring a surprise victory over her self-titled album.

Heralded as the best album of the year by NPR and Rolling Stone, rapper Kendrick Lamar's fourth studio album, "DAMN.", is full of existential questions and laments the state of the modern world, particularly race relations in America. Her floppy-haired bestie Ed Sheeran, meanwhile, beats Kendrick in the Song of the Year category. "I think people are looking to Kendrick and to Jay to do that", Scarano said.

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