grammy awards

April 12, 1968

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On this day in 1968, Frank Zappa performed at a dinner for the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS), these are the “professions” who decide on the [...]

May 28, 1957

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On this day in 1957, The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) was established. They would become known for their Grammy Awards, which started in [...]

March 14, 1998

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On this day in 1998, just a few weeks after winning the Grammy for Best Country Album, Johnny Cash’s record company took out a full page ad in Billboard Magazine [...]

February 25, 1998

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On this day in 1998, Ol’ Dirty Bastard pulled the first Kanye at the 40th Grammy Awards. Mr. Bastard grabbed the mic from Shawn Colvin during his acceptance speech for [...]

February 23, 2003

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On this day in 2003, Norah Jones won all five Grammy Awards she was nominated for, including Record of the Year and Song of the Year for ‘Don’t Know [...]

May 4, 1959

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On this day in 1959, the first ever GRAMMY Awards were held. The awards would recognize and reward the musical accomplishments of performers during the year of 1958. Henry [...]
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