In honor of Ladies’s Historical past Month, let’s take a look at information that girls have set at awards exhibits. These aren’t merely situations of the primary lady to do that or that; these are instances the place a lady holds a file that isn’t gender-specific.
In some instances, ladies are completely crushing it in a specific class. Billie Eilish set a file in 2020 because the youngest particular person to win the Grammy for album of the 12 months. She was simply 18 when she received for When We All Fall Asleep, The place Do We Go? The outdated file was held by Taylor Swift, who was 20 when she received for Fearless. Earlier than that, it was held by Alanis Morissette, who was 21 when she received for Jagged Little Capsule. And earlier than that it was held by Barbra Streisand who was 22 when she received for The Barbra Streisand Album. Between them, these 4 ladies have held this file repeatedly since Streisand first set it in Might 1964.
The all-time youngest winners within the three different Large 4 Grammy classes are additionally ladies. Eilish is the youngest winner for file of the 12 months, for “Bad Guy.” Lorde, 17 on the time, was the youngest winner for track of the 12 months, for “Royals.” LeAnn Rimes, simply 14 on the time, was the youngest winner for greatest new artist.
A complete of 14 artists have acquired Grammy nominations in every of the Large 4 classes — album, file and track of the 12 months, plus greatest new artist — in the identical calendar 12 months. A whopping ten of these artists have been ladies, from Bobbie Gentry (1967) to Olivia Rodrigo (2021).
Ladies additionally rule on the MTV Video Music Awards. The 4 artists who’ve received essentially the most Moon Individuals (it nonetheless doesn’t roll off the tongue as simply as Moonman, does it?) are all ladies – Beyoncé (27), Madonna (20), Woman Gaga (18) and Swift (14).
Within the historical past of the Academy Awards, simply 4 folks have been nominated for Oscars for appearing and songwriting in the identical 12 months. Three are ladies: Mary J. Blige, Woman Gaga and Cynthia Erivo.
Listed here are 20 extra awards present information held by ladies:
Most Grammy wins: Beyoncé (32)
Beyoncé made historical past final month when she surpassed the late classical conductor Sir Georg Solti for essentially the most Grammy wins by anybody ever. Solti received 31 awards from 1962 to 1997. As well as, Beyoncé is tied along with her husband Jay-Z for essentially the most Grammy nominations (88 every).
Solely artist to brush Grammys for album, file and track of the 12 months twice: Adele
The British famous person achieved that sweep with 21 and its megahit “Rolling in the Deep” (2011) and repeated the feat 5 years later along with her follow-up 25 and its energy ballad “Hello” (2016).
Longest profitable streak in any Grammy class: Aretha Franklin (eight years)
The Queen of Soul received greatest R&B vocal efficiency, feminine yearly from 1967-74. That’s a whole lot of “Respect.”
Youngest artist to obtain Grammy nods in every of the Large 4 classes in a single 12 months: Billie Eilish
The phenom was simply 17 when she was nominated in all 4 classes in November 2019, which allowed her to surpass the earlier record-holder, Mariah Carey (who was 20 when she swept the 1990 noms). Eilish, who had turned 18 by the point of the awards ceremony in January 2020, can be the youthful of the 2 artists who’ve received every of the Large 4 awards in a single 12 months.
Artist with essentially the most American Music Awards: Taylor Swift (40)
Along with her general lead, Swift is the artist with essentially the most AMAs for artist of the 12 months (seven) and for favourite music video (three).
Artist with essentially the most ACM Awards: Miranda Lambert (38)
Along with her general lead, the Texan is the Academy of Nation Music’s chief for many awards in these three key classes: feminine vocalist of the 12 months (9), album of the 12 months (5) and track of the 12 months (as a songwriter, three).
Artist with essentially the most BET Awards: Beyoncé (33)
Bey can be the artist with essentially the most Soul Practice Awards (25).
Youngest artist to win Video Vanguard Award on the VMAs: Janet Jackson
Jackson was simply 24 when she received the award in 1990. She additionally received a aggressive award that 12 months, greatest choreography in a video for “Rhythm Nation,” and carried out “Black Cat” on the telecast.
Solely artist to obtain three VMAs for music video of the 12 months: Taylor Swift
Swift received for “Bad Blood” (collab with Kendrick Lamar, 2015), “You Need to Calm Down” (2019), and “All Too Well: The Short Film” (2022). The later video made Swift the primary artist to win music video of the 12 months for a wholly self-directed video. Lamar, Swift and Lil Nas X had beforehand received for movies they co-directed.
Solely songwriter to obtain an honorary Oscar: Diane Warren
Warren acquired the award at a gala in Los Angeles in November 2022. She adopted it up by changing into solely the fifth particular person to obtain an honorary Oscar and a nod for a aggressive Oscar in the identical awards 12 months.
Solely particular person to win Oscars for each appearing and songwriting: Barbra Streisand
The prodigiously gifted multi-hyphenate received greatest actress for Humorous Lady (1968, in a headline-making tie with Katharine Hepburn) and greatest unique track for composing “Evergreen (Love Theme from A Star Is Born)” (1976).
Most Oscars for appearing: Katharine Hepburn (4)
The nice star additionally holds the information for the longest time span between first and final Oscar nominations and between first and final Oscars — 49 years from Morning Glory (1932-33) by way of On Golden Pond (1981).
Most Oscar nominations for appearing: Meryl Streep (21)
Seventeen of these nominations are for greatest actress, the opposite 4 are for greatest supporting actress. Streep landed her first Oscar nod for The Deer Hunter (1978); her most up-to-date for The Publish (2017).
Youngest Oscar recipient: Shirley Temple
The OG America’s Sweetheart, who lifted a nation’s spirits throughout the Nice Despair, was six when she was awarded an honorary Oscar “in grateful recognition of her outstanding contribution to screen entertainment during the year 1934.”
Youngest winner of a aggressive appearing Oscar: Tatum O’Neal
The second-generation star was 10 when she received greatest supporting actress for Paper Moon (1973).
Youngest winner of a lead appearing Oscar: Marlee Matlin
Matlin was 21 when she received greatest actress for Youngsters of a Lesser God (1986). Her achievement is all of the extra spectacular owing to her deafness.
First actor/actress to win an Oscar for performing in a language apart from English: Sophia Loren
The Italian actress and display screen magnificence received greatest actress for Two Ladies (1961).
Most Tonys received for performances: Audra McDonald (six)
The actress/singer’s Tonys span the years 1994-2014. McDonald can be the one particular person to win Tonys in all 4 classes wherein a performer is eligible—for enjoying each lead and featured roles in each performs and musicals.
Most Tony nominations for performances (tie): Julie Harris and Chita Rivera (10 every)
Harris’ nominations span the years 1952-97. Rivera’s nods span the years 1961-2015. As well as, each ladies have acquired particular Tony Awards for lifetime achievement within the theatre.
Most Emmys received by a performer (tie): Cloris Leachman and Julia Louis-Dreyfus (eight every)
Leachman’s Emmys span the years 1973-2006 and embrace two awards every for The Mary Tyler Moore Present and Malcolm within the Center. Louis-Dreyfus’ span the years 1996-2017. Louis-Dreyfus additionally holds the file for many Emmys received for a taking part in the identical function in the identical collection. She received six Emmys for enjoying Selina Meyer on Veep from 2012–17.