Grammy Awards 2015's 21 Best and Worst Moments

From Kanye's bum-rush to AC/DC's explosive performance to Sam Smith's big night

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Worst: Joan Rivers, Scott Asheton, DJ Rashad, More Snubbed in Memoriam Montage
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Joan Rivers, and Oderus from the band GWAR Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank/Getty; Gary Miller/Getty7/21

Worst: Joan Rivers, Scott Asheton, DJ Rashad, More Snubbed in Memoriam Montage

While the memoriam montage remains one of the more poignant moments of the Grammy ceremony, it never fails to bring sharp focus to musicians left off the reel. This year that meant Stooges drummer Scott Asheton, Gwar's Oderus Urungus, Mars Volta/Jack White keyboardist "Ikey" Owens, footwork pioneer DJ Rashad, Survivor singer Jimi Jamison, Primal Scream guitarist Robert "Throb" Young, Jethro Tull bassist Glenn Cornick, Static-X's Wayne Static and DJ E-Z Rock of "It Takes Two" fame, among others. However, perhaps the biggest memoriam oversight was Joan Rivers, who, earlier in the day, posthumously won the Best Spoken Word Album Grammy for her Diary of a Mad Diva.

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