grammys The Worst Artists to Win a Grammy Award  

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Unlike the best artists who never won a Grammy, these are the worst artists to win a Grammy Award. Featuring rappers, DJs, bands, groups, and singers who should not have won a Grammy, this list of the worst Grammy winners makes award shows seem more like a popularity contest than a ceremony for music excellence. Which artists did not deserve to win a Grammy?

Although The Chainsmokers's album Memories...Do Not Open is considered as one of the worst albums of 2017, the electronic music duo won their first Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording for their hit single "Don't Let Me Down." Other so-called bad artists with Grammys include Justin Bieber, Chris Brown, Meghan Trainor, and Lorde.

Vote up the worst artists to ever win a Grammy Award. Feel free to add any other undeserving Grammy winners missing from the list.

Milli Vanilli is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Artists to Win a Grammy Award
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Milli Vanilli


1990: Best New Artist - Girl You Know It's True

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Justin Bieber is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Worst Artists to Win a Grammy Award
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Justin Bieber


2015: Best Dance Recording - "Where Are Ü Now"

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#25 on The Best Current Pop Groups/Singers

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#8 on Famous Bad Boys You Think You Could Change Into Better Men

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The Chainsmokers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Worst Artists to Win a Grammy Award
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The Chainsmokers


2017: Best Dance Recording - "Don't Let Me Down"

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#26 on The Best Musical Duos

#5 on The Best EDM Duos of All Time

#34 on Bands You're Most Excited to See at Coachella 2016

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