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Diana Ross and others to get Lifetime Grammy Awards
Diana Ross tops a list of spectacular musicians who have transformed the art form with their spectacular contributions.
When she is handed a Lifetime Achievement award at the glossy event in Los Angeles in two months' time it will actually be the first time she has ever won a Grammy, a fact that is astounding given her fruitful career.
Other stars receiving Lifetime Achievement awards include Antonio Carlos, Glen Campbell, the Allman Brothers Band, the Memphis Horns and the late Gil Scot-Heron.
Meanwhile, today's generation of music stars are showing will power, as they battle it out for the prestigious awards.
Kanye West is up for seven awards, closely followed by hit rock band the Foo Fighters.
Adele, who has just started vocal training, has been shortlisted for Album of the Year.
Her second studio album 21 is hotly tipped to win the prestigious award, which will cement her place as one of the most powerful musicians in recent times.
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Posted on 23 Dec 2011 16:40 to category : Band / Celebrity News
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