20 People You Won't Believe Have Grammys

Politicians, actors, athletes and Baha Men who have surprisingly won on Music's Biggest Night

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Betty White
Betty White speaks onstage during The 41st Annual People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles, California on January 7th, 2015. Michael Tran/FilmMagic15/20

Betty White

Just 'cause the dweebier nooks of the Internet have somewhat patronizingly adopted the nonagenarian White as their pet old person doesn't mean she didn't deserve recognition for a valuable historical document — her narration of her book, If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won't), which won 2012's Best Spoken Word Album. Centuries from now, the humanoid cockroaches who inherit our planet will learn from this recording what it was really like to work on Hot in Cleveland — if Betty's not still alive to tell them in person.

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