42nd Annual Grammy Awards

42nd Annual Grammy Awards
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DateFebruary 23, 2000
LocationStaples Center, Los Angeles, California
Hosted byRosie O'Donnell
Television/radio coverage

The 42nd Annual Grammy Awards were held on February 23, 2000 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. They recognized accomplishments by musicians from the year 1999. Santana was the main recipient with eight Grammys, tying Michael Jackson's record for most awards won in a single night. Santana's album Supernatural was awarded a total of nine awards. American teen singers Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera were both nominated for Best New Artist, ultimately won by Aguilera.[1]