The Grammy Awards recently announced that Diana Ross will perform at the 61st Annual event for a very special performance commemorating her longstanding contributions, rich musical accomplishments and her undying legacy as a performer.

“One of the most influential artists and greatest entertainers of all time, Ms. Ross has without a doubt made a profound impact in the world of music,” a press release for the ’75th Diamond Diana Birthday Performance’ reads. “Considered a trailblazer in entertainment, she was the leader of the most successful female group of all time and launched a timeless global solo career resulting in milestone chart successes and accolades, film soundtracks, and live concert box office records around the world.”

Ross has accumulated 42 No. 1 songs, and has released 59 albums in her storied career. She was the recipient of the Recording Academy’s prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012.
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