Grammys: You'll never guess who has won the most awards in history

You may be surprised which artist has won the most Grammys in history.

No, it's not Beyoncé or Adele or U2 or Stevie Wonder -- it actually may be someone whose name you've never heard of. After all, there are tons of categories with winners that get revealed ahead of the annual primetime telecast that millions of people watch, so it does make sense that someone is cleaning up in relatively unknown categories.

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And that man is Georg Solti. The Hungarian-born orchestral director holds the record for the most Grammys won with 31 awards garnered throughout his illustrious career, during which he served as the musical director for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra for over 20 years.

Solti passed away at the age of 84 back in 1997, one year after earning a lifetime achievement Grammy.

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2019 GRAMMYs: A complete list of performers
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2019 GRAMMYs: A complete list of performers

DOLLY PARTON

The country music icon will perform her new music from the Netflix movie "Dumplin" -- and will also be joined onstage by Katy Perry, Little Big Town, Maren Morris and Kacey Musgraves for a special tribute.

MILEY CYRUS

The "Nothing Breaks like a Heart" singer is set to take the stage although her setlist has not been confirmed.

CARDI B

The rapper is returning to the GRAMMYs with five-nominees including Album of the Year.

BRANDI CARLILE

The folk singer will be making her Grammy performance debut as she's nominated for six major awards including Album of the Year and Song of the Year.

SHAWN MENDES

The 20-year-old mega talented heartthrob is rumored to perform his song "In My Blood." Mendes is also up for Best Pop Vocal Album and Song of the Year.

CAMILA CABELLO

The former "Fifth Harmony" member will be joined onstage by J Balvin and Young Thug, as well as GRAMMY winners Ricky Martin and Arturo Sandoval.

DAN + SHAY

The country duo's hit song "Tequila" is nominated for Best Country Song -- they are also up for Best Country/Duo Group Performance.

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The R&B singer will not only be making her GRAMMY performance debut, but she is also up for The Best New Artist award, Album of the Year (H.E.R.), Best R&B Song ("Focus") and Best R&B Album.

JANELLE MONÁE

The "Dirty Comuter" songstress is, who is nominated for Album of the Year and Best Music Video, is set to create an epic avant garde performance.

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The rock band will be joined onstage by four-time nominee raper Post Malone.

KACEY MUSGRAVES

The "Butterfly" singer is most likely going to perform her hit-song from her Album of the Year and Best Country Album nominee -- "Golden Hour."

DIANA ROSS

The previous GRAMMY Lifetime Achievement Recipient will celebrate her own greatest musical accomplishments with a performance in honor of her 75th birthday.

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Tied for second on the all-time list are legendary producer Quincy Jones and singer Alison Krauss, who have both won 27 Grammy Awards. Krauss is the most-honored female artist in Grammys history.

Beyoncé is tied for eighth on the all-time list with 22 Grammys (she's been nominated a whopping 62 times!), while her husband, Jay-Z, lags just behind her with 21 awards. That's a lot of Grammys for one household!

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