23rd Annual Grammy Awards

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The 23rd Annual Grammy Awards were held on February 25, 1981, at Radio City Music Hall in New York City and were broadcast live on American television. They recognized accomplishments by musicians from the year 1980.[1][2]

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23rd Annual Grammy Awards
DateFebruary 25, 1981
LocationRadio City Music Hall, New York City
Hosted byPaul Simon
Most awardsChristopher Cross (5)
Most nominationsChristopher Cross (6)
Television/radio coverage
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Album of the Year went to Michael Omartian and Christopher Cross for Christopher Cross, Record and Song of the Year went to Christopher Cross for "Sailing". Cross was the first artist in Grammy history to win all four General Field awards in a single ceremony, bringing home Record of the Year, Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist.