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In Pictures: The 54th annual Grammy Awards

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Katy Perry performs.

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Adele holds her six Grammy Awards after winning every category in which she was nominated, including album of the year for 21 and best record with Rolling In the Deep.

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Singer Whitney Houston, who died on Feb. 11, 2012, is shown on a video screen in a 1994 Grammy performance during the 54th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on Feb. 12, 2012.

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Jennifer Hudson performs I Will Always Love You as a tribute to the late Whitney Houston.

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Host LL Cool J at the 54th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.

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Rihanna arrives.

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Taylor Swift, left, and Neil Patrick Harris arrive.

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Joyce DiDonato celebrates backstage with the award for best classical vocal solo for Diva Divo.

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Alicia Keys performs.

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Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters celebrates after winning Best Rock Album for Wasting Light.

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Lady Gaga takes her seat during a commercial break.

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Tony Bennett and Carrie Underwood perform It Had to Be You.

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Glen Campbell sings Rhinestone Cowboy during a tribute to him.

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Elvis Costello and Diana Krall arrive.

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Bruce Springsteen and Nils Lofgren, left, of the E street band perform.

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Paul McCartney after performing My Valentine.

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Singer Diana Ross poses backstage with her lifetime achievement Grammy.

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