48th Annual Grammy Awards

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The 48th Annual Grammy Awards took place on February 8, 2006, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.wikipedia
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Fly Like a Bird

Carey performed the song on several high-profile industry events, including the 48th annual Grammy Awards, the Shelter from the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast concert charity benefit, and Idol Gives Back.

Gold Digger (Kanye West song)

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"Gold Digger" – Kanye West
At the 2006 Grammy Awards, "Gold Digger" was nominated for Record of the Year and won the award for Best Rap Solo Performance.

Common (rapper)

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His 2005 album Be was also a commercial success and was nominated for Best Rap Album at the 2006 Grammy Awards.

We Belong Together

"We Belong Together" – Mariah Carey'''
Carey performed the song on several award shows and television appearances around the world, namely MTV Movie Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, Macy's Fourth of July Parade, The Oprah Winfrey Show and the 48th Grammy Awards.

Ordinary People (John Legend song)

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"Ordinary People"
At the 48th Annual Grammy Awards "Ordinary People" received two nominations for Song of the Year and Best Male R&B Vocal Performance, winning the latter.

Feel Good Inc.

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"Feel Good Inc." – Gorillaz featuring De La Soul
The song won Best Pop Collaboration at the 2006 Grammy Awards.

Hollaback Girl

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"Hollaback Girl" – Gwen Stefani
"Hollaback Girl" received several award nominations, including Best Female Pop Vocal Performance and Record of the Year at the 48th Grammy Awards, but lost in both categories.

The Emancipation of Mimi

The Emancipation of Mimi – Mariah Carey
To promote the album, Carey performed at the 48th Grammy Awards, the MTV Movie Awards 2005, the 2005 MTV Video Music Awards and the American Music Awards of 2005.

Gorillaz

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"Feel Good Inc." – Gorillaz featuring De La Soul
The virtual characters were first used at the 2005 MTV Europe Music Awards on 3 November, and again at the 2006 Grammy Awards, on 8 February 2006 with the addition of Madonna, where the band played a pre-recorded version of "Feel Good Inc."

Kelly Clarkson

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Mariah Carey, John Legend, and Kanye West were each nominated for eight awards and won three; Alison Krauss & Union Station also won three awards; and Kelly Clarkson won two.
Breakaway garnered Clarkson many accolades, including two trophies at the 48th Grammy Awards—the Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for "Since U Been Gone" and the Best Pop Vocal Album.

Late Registration

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Late Registration – Kanye West
It earned West the 2006 Grammy Award for Best Rap Album and an Album of the Year nomination, while appearing at the top of several publications' year-end lists ranking the year's top albums.

Fall Out Boy

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Fall Out Boy received a Best New Artist nomination at the 2006 Grammy Awards.

Because of You (Kelly Clarkson song)

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Clarkson performed "Because of You" at the 48th Grammy Awards which took place on February 8, 2006, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.

Franz Ferdinand (band)

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You Could Have It So Much Better – Franz Ferdinand
At the 48th Annual Grammy Awards, the album earned a nomination for Best Alternative Album and one of the singles released from the album, "Do You Want To", earned a nomination for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal.

Christina Aguilera

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"A Song For You" - Herbie Hancock & Christina Aguilera
Aguilera also contributed vocals to Herbie Hancock's 2005 cover of Leon Russell's "A Song for You", which was nominated for a Grammy Award in the category of Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals at the 48th ceremony.

Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra)

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Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra)
Grammy Awards of 2006

Talk (Coldplay song)

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The band performed the song live at the 2005 MTV Europe Music Awards in Lisbon, Portugal, the 2006 Juno Awards in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and the 2006 Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California.

Joss Stone

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Three days later, on 8 February, on the night of the 2006 Grammy Awards, she helped perform a medley of Sly & the Family Stone's hits alongside Legend, Ciara, Maroon 5, will.i.am, Robert Randolph, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry.

Dr. John

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On February 8, 2006, he joined Allen Toussaint, Bonnie Raitt, The Edge, and Irma Thomas to perform "We Can Can" as the closing performance at the Grammy Awards of 2006.

Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance

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Best Chamber Music Performance
Grammy Awards of 2006

Grammy Award for Best Classical Vocal Solo

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Best Classical Vocal Performance
Grammy Awards of 2006

Grammy Award for Best Classical Album

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Best Classical Album
Grammy Awards of 2006

Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without orchestra)

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Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without orchestra)
Grammy Awards of 2006

Sugarland

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Sugarland was nominated for the Best New Artist Grammy and performed the song "Something More" at the 48th Annual Grammy Awards in February 2006.

Sometimes You Can't Make It on Your Own

"Sometimes You Can't Make It on Your Own"
The song won Grammy Awards for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal and Song of the Year at the 2006 ceremony.