20 Weird and Wild Grammy Collaborations

Paul McCartney singing with Linkin Park and 19 more mash-ups from music's biggest night

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Dion, Lou Reed, David Johansen and Ruben Blades, "Teenager in Love" (1988)

Lou Reed, David Johansen and Ruben Blades helped turn a late-Eighties Grammy stage into a 1950s New York City street corner when they backed up Dion on his sweetly pining classic "Teenager In Love." While the spectacle of agit-pop pioneers getting down with simple adolescent longing might have seemed out of place, Reed's induction of Dion into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame explained the eternal cool of the master of "Bronx Soul": "He had the chops and he practically invented the attitude," he said at the 1989 ceremony. "After all, who could be hipper than Dion?'"

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