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59th Annual GRAMMY Awards


Best Metal Performance

Rotting In Vain

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Through the 66th GRAMMY Awards

"Our fans make the band. What they give we give right back. They're an integral part of us. They are us." — Jonathan Davis

  • Members: Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu, Jonathan Davis, Ray Luzier, James "Munky" Shaffer, Brian "Head" Welch
  • Formed in 1993 in Bakersfield, California
  • Released in 1995, Korn's self-titled debut album reached No. 1 on the Billboard Heatseekers Album Chart, and is said to have led the way for a new wave of metal, or "nü metal." Their sophomore album, 1996's Life Is Peachy, reached No. 3 on the Billboard 200.
  • Korn won their first GRAMMY at the 42nd GRAMMY Awards for Best Short Form Music Video for "Freak On A Leash."
  • Did you know? Korn guest starred on a 1999 episode of the hit TV show "South Park."
  • The group contributed a batch of signed merchandise for the MusiCares MAP Fund charity auction in 2011. MusiCares MAP Fund provides financial and supportive assistance for music people in need of addiction recovery services.



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Best Metal Performance

Rotting In Vain