GRAMMY Legend Award

This Special Merit Award is presented by The Recording Academy to individuals or groups for ongoing contributions and influence in the recording field. The GRAMMY Legend Award was inaugurated in 1990.

Past Recipients
In order by year

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1990
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Liza Minnelli
Willie Nelson
Smokey Robinson

1991
Johnny Cash
Aretha Franklin
Billy Joel
Quincy Jones

1992
Barbra Streisand

1993
Michael Jackson

1994
Curtis Mayfield
Frank Sinatra

1998
Luciano Pavarotti

1999
Elton John

2003
Bee Gees