With the 55th Grammy Awards taking place on Sunday, February 8, 2013 there will be a whole new group of winners to talk about. Let’s not forget the 54 years of Grammy winners prior to 2013. From who won the most awards in one evening to who was the youngest Grammy Award winner ever? We have the answers for you.
While the Grammy Awards first began in 1959, the first live telecast didn’t take place until 1971. The Grammy’s are a peer nominated award that recognizes artistic achievement, technical proficiency and overall excellence in the recording industry.
We have gathered some of the most amazing and interesting Grammy winners and facts from the past 54 years for your review.
Who won the most Grammy’s in one evening? Michael Jackson and Carlos Santana both won 8 awards each
Most Grammy’s won by a Female Artist in one night? Beyonce and Adele each won 6 in one night
What Female Artist won the most Grammy’s? Alison Krauss won 27, Aretha Franklin is second with 18
Keep reading to find out who won the most male artist grammy’s, the most group grammy’s and more.