Robert Plant & Alison Krauss win Grammy for Record Of The Year

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Robert Plant & Alison Krauss won the Grammy for Record Of The Year for ‘Please Read The Letter’ at the 51st Annual Grammy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles tonight (February 8).

“When we started this together it was all a mystery,” Plant said when accepting the award. He added that the ‘Please Read The Letter was “an old song that me and Jimmy Page wrote together post-Led Zeppelin, and it’s been given that Nashville touch, and it feels pretty good.”

Krauss and the Led Zeppelin frontman beat off competition from:


Adele – ‘Chasing Pavements’

Coldplay – ‘Viva La Vida’

Leona Lewis – ‘Bleeding Love’

MIA – ‘Paper Planes’

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–By our Los Angeles staff.

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