10 One-Hit Wonder Grammy Winners 

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Sir Mix-A-Lot: Grammy Award for Best Rap Solo Performance
Sir Mix-A-Lot: Grammy Award for Best Rap Solo Performance
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He liked big butts and he could not lie. Lucky for Sir Mix-A-Lot, his preference for a bodacious posterior paid off in a big way. His infectious, if not totally ridiculous, song "Baby Got Back" earned the rapper a Grammy for Best Rap Solo Performance in 1993. He never had a song quite as big as "Baby Got Back" (hence no other Grammy) but this one, against all odds, stands the test of time. {Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images}
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Starland Vocal Band: Grammy Award for Best New Artist
Starland Vocal Band: Grammy Award for Best New Artist
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What do you think of when you hear the song "Afternoon Delight"? Is it an impromptu a cappella rendition in 'Anchorman'? How about a wildly inappropriate karaoke session in 'Arrested Development'? How about the band that sang it, Starland Vocal Band, and the fact that they earned two Grammys (Best New Artist and Best Arrangement for Voices) for the cheesy classic? {Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images}
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Bobby McFerrin: Grammy Award for Record of the Year, Song of the Year
Bobby McFerrin: Grammy Award for Record of the Year, Song of the Year
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Don't worry, be happy, Bobby McFerrin. Despite having one major radio hit (the happy-go-lucky reggae hit "Don't Worry, Be Happy") you have 10 Grammys! While seven of those are for other songs, the single off his album 'Simple Pleasures' earned him three major Grammys, including Best Pop Vocal Performance (Male), Song of the Year, and Record of the Year in 1998. {Jan Persson/Redferns/Getty Images}
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Paula Cole: Grammy Award for Best New Artist
Paula Cole: Grammy Award for Best New Artist
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Okay, Paula Cole technically had two hits — "Where Have All the Cowboys Gone?" and "I Don't Want To Wait" — but only the former cracked the top 10 on the Billboard 100 and earned her a Grammy for Best New Artist in 1998. The latter, well, that lives on in syndication history as the opening theme song to 'Dawson's Creek.' {TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images}
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Shawn Colvin: Grammy Awards for Record of the Year, Song of the Year
Shawn Colvin: Grammy Awards for Record of the Year, Song of the Year
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Shawn Colvin was the victim of the original Kanye "Imma Let You Finish" when Ol' Dirty Bastard bum-rushed her acceptance speech at the 1998 Grammys. Like it or not, ODB, Colvin won two Grammys (the coveted Record of the Year and Song of the Year) for her pop-folk smash, and one and only hit to date, "Sonny Came Home." {Matt Campbell/AFP/Getty Images}
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Baha Men: Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording
Baha Men: Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording
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"Who Let the Dogs Out?" is a question that we, as a people, have yet to answer. So mull this one over: Who gave the Baha Men an award? That would be the Grammys, who gave the group the trophy for Best Dance Recording in 2001 for the so-bad-it's-bad one-hit wonder earworm. {Annamaria DiSanto/WireImage/Getty Images}
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Marc Cohn: Grammy Award for Best New Arist
Marc Cohn: Grammy Award for Best New Arist
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"Walking In Memphis" is one of those easy listening adult contemporary tunes you didn't realize you knew all the words to and also secretly enjoy singing along to. Maybe that's why the single propelled Marc Cohn to win the Best New Artist Grammy in 1991. Cohn never had a hit like "Walking in Memphis" and, in turn, never won another Grammy. {Mick Huston/RedFerns/Getty Images}
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Bruce Hornsby and the Range: Grammy for Best New Artist
Bruce Hornsby and the Range: Grammy for Best New Artist
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Bruce Hornsby is a renowned singer-songwriter, but he only has one major radio hit to his name. That's just the way it is. Hornsby and his band The Range won the Best New Artist Grammy in 1997 for their single "The Way It Is" (which was later sampled in Tupac's "Changes"), but they still went on to win two more Grammys in 1990 and 1993 for less popular tunes. {Jim Steinfeldt/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images}
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A Taste Of Honey: Grammy Award for Best New Artist
A Taste Of Honey: Grammy Award for Best New Artist
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Disco may be dead, but that doesn't mean it doesn't live on in Grammy history infamy. The group behind the chart-topper "Boogie Oogie Oogie" won a Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 1979, beating out the likes of Elvis Costello and The Cars. {GAB Archive/Redferns/Getty Images}
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Jody Watley: Grammy Award for Best New Artist
Jody Watley: Grammy Award for Best New Artist
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Jody Watley had a pretty illustrious musical career, working with a variety of accomplished artists, but her hit single "Looking For a New Love" was what won her her sole Grammy Award back in 1988 for Best New Artist. Watley had moderate hits following the song (including "Real Love" and "Some Kind of Lover") but none that made quite the same impact. {Jim Steinfeldt/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images}

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