ESSENCE Black Women in Music

Shocking: 16 Artists Who Never Won a Grammy

For many recording artists, the Grammys are the ultimate recognition of a job well done. However, there are a few who never got the love they deserved. Despite popularity, influence on culture and music, these artists have walked away empty handed again and again. From original pop diva Diana Ross to reggae king Bob Marley, these musicians have surprisingly never earned a golden gramophone.

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