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PHOTOS: 8 Best Grammy-sweep pics from the past 20 years

PHOTOS: 8 Best Grammy-sweep pics from the past 20 years

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Mumford & Sons,  Kanye WestJay Zfun., the Black Keys' Dan Auerbach and Frank Ocean each have six Grammy nominations this year, but it remains to be seen if one of them will sweep the award show. If it happens, the subsequent press room photo will no doubt be priceless - especially if they have trouble holding all of their trophies!

Take a look at the 8 most memorable pics of multiple-Grammy winners from the past 20 years...

Adele - 2012

The 2012 Grammy Awards belonged to Adele - she won in every category she was nominated in. The singer took home 6 awards - winning Best Pop Solo Performance for "Someone Like You," Best Short Form Music Video, Song of the Year and Record of the Year for "Rolling in the Deep," Best Pop Vocal Album and Album of the Year for 21.

Taylor Swift - 2010

Taylor Swift took home 4 Grammy Awards in 2010, including Album of the Year for Fearless. While she didn't win in every category she was nominated in, she also took home Grammys for Best Female Country Vocal Performance and Best Country song for "White Horse" as well as Best Country Album for Fearless.

Beyonce - 2004

In 2004, Beyonce took home 5 Grammy Awards: Best R&B Song and Best Rap/Sung Collaboration for "Crazy In Love" ft. Jay Z, Best Female R&B Vocal Performance for "Dangerously In Love 2," Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals for "The Closer I Get to You" with Luther Vandross, and Best Contemporary R&B Album for Dangerously In Love.

 

Outkast - 2004

2004 wasn't all about Beyonce. Outkast also won multiple Grammys that year: Best Urban/Alternative Performance for "Hey Ya!" as well as Best Rap Album and Album of the Year for their double album, Speakerboxxx/The Love Below.

Norah Jones - 2003

Who can forget 2003, when a virtually unknown Norah Jones took home the Grammys in every single category she was nominated in for her debut album. Not bad for a Grammy newcomer! In addition to Best New Artist, Norah Jones won Best Female Pop Vocal Performance, Record of the Year and Song of the Year for "Don't Know Why," as well as Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical, Best Pop Vocal Album and Album of the Year for Come Away With Me.

Alicia Keys - 2002

Alicia Keys took home 5 Grammy awards in 2002, including the award for Best New Artist. She also won Best R&B Album for Songs in A Minor, Best R&B Song, Best Female R&B Vocal Performance and Song of the Year for "Fallin'." 

Santana - 2000

In 2000, guitar great Santana won a record-tying 8 Grammys (Michael Jackson previously won a record 8 Grammys back in 1983). Santana won Best Rock Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group for "Put Your Lights On," Best Rock Instrumental Performance for "The Calling," Best Pop Instrumental Performance for "El Farol," Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal for "Maria Maria," Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals and Record of the Year for "Smooth" and Best Rock Album and Album of the Year for Supernatural.

Lauryn Hill - 1999

In 1999, Lauryn Hill won 5 Grammys: Best New Artist, Best Female R&B Vocal Performance and Best R&B Song for "Doo Wop (That Thing)," Best R&B Album and Album of the Year for The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.

Eric Clapton - 1993

Two decades ago, Grammy night belonged to Eric Clapton"Tears In Heaven" won three Grammy awards for Song of the Year, Record of the Year, and Male Pop Vocal Performance. Clapton also won Album of the Year and Best Rock Vocal Performance for Unplugged and Best Rock Song for "Layla."

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