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Sly and the Family Stone – Artists Who Surprisingly Haven’t Won a Grammy

Sly and the Family Stone have been an influential force in music since they broke out in the late '60s. Their music has not only gotten them in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame but they were also named one of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time by Rolling Stone.

But apparently inspiring and progressing the development of fu

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Aaliyah – Artists Who Surprisingly Haven’t Won a Grammy

With three albums under her belt and 8.1 million sales in the U.S., Aaliyah was bound to be up for a Grammy at some point during her 10-year career. And she did.

Gaining five nominations includi

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En Vogue – Artists Who Surprisingly Haven’t Won a Grammy

Known as one of the biggest girl groups in R&B, En Vogue's powerful yet effortless harmonies and overflowing sex appeal made everyone fall in love with them and their music -- including the Grammys.

The ladies were nominated seven times in categorie

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Run-DMC – Artists Who Surprisingly Haven’t Won a Grammy

Being one of the first acts to bring rap to the forefront, Run-DMC has been honored with tons of awards and accolades including being named the Greatest Hip-Hop Group of All Time by MTV and becoming the second rap group to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Despite all of these honors, Run-DMC have nev

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Nas – Artists Who Surprisingly Haven’t Won a Grammy

Being in the rap game since 1991, Nas has managed to nab 13 Grammy nominations, which is a great accomplishment. His first was in 1997, when he was up for Best Rap Solo Performance for his Lauryn Hill-assisted hit 'If I Ruled the World.'

Unfortunately, he h

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Tupac Shakur — Rappers Who Correctly Predicted Their Own Deaths

Lyrics: "I been shot and murdered, can tell you how it happened word for word /
But best believe n----s gon' get what they deserve," raps Tupac on Richie Rich's 'N----s Done Changed.'

This song was released two months before Tupac Sh

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Big L — Rappers Who Correctly Predicted Their Own Deaths

Lyrics: "I watched all of them, run for they share / And all I can do was stare / I got weak and fell on my rear / Now I can hear the sirens, that means here comes the Jakes / But it's too late, I'm knockin' on the pearly gates," raps Big L on 'Casualties of a

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Dolla — Rappers Who Correctly Predicted Their Own Deaths

Lyrics: “You see the rain on my window pane / Waking up in cold sweats having dreams of going out with a bang / My poppa died by the gun, I’ll die by the gun / And if I ever have a son he’ll probably die by the same,” raps Dolla on 'Georgia Nights.'

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Proof — Rappers Who Correctly Predicted Their Own Deaths

Lyrics: "I'm in the club to beef, you gotta murder me there," raps Proof on '40 Oz.'

The crazy part about these lyrics from D12's '40 Oz.' is how they're an accurate representation of how Proof pass

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Notorious B.I.G. — Rappers Who Correctly Predicted Their Own Deaths

Lyrics: "I swear to God I feel like death is f---ing calling me," raps the Notorious B.I.G. on 'Suicidal Thoughts.'

Biggie Smalls has always told tales of excess with a distinctive frankness that was sometimes tongue-in-cheek. Death was still at the underbelly of most of his work th

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