20 People You Won't Believe Have Grammys

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

Martin Luther King Jr.
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Martin Luther King Jr.

One of the greatest orators of all time was awarded a posthumous Best Spoken Word Album trophy in 1971 for Why I Oppose the War in Vietnam. At each year's ceremony we hear an award winner claim that he or she grew up dreaming of someday winning a Grammy. Dr. King's dream was a little different, but he got his Grammy anyway. There's a moral there someplace.