Today, Krauss's award tally ties her with producer-musician Quincy Jones and is just five away from the all-time Grammy champ, conductor Sir Georg Solti.
Musician T Bone Burnett produced the eclectic Plant-Krauss LP , which was released to rave reviews in October 2007.
Prior to 2008, Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant had just one Grammy to his name, sharing the 1998 trophy for Best Hard Rock Performance with Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page for a track from their collaborative LP .
When the 51st Grammy Awards were over on February 8th, 2009, Plant had a total of seven, thanks to a much more unexpected collaboration with fiddle player and vocalist Alison Krauss, whose own Grammy haul was much more extensive. At the time, she was 19 and the second youngest winner ever.
Plant is regarded as one of the greatest singers in the history of rock and roll; he has influenced fellow rock singer-songwriters such as Freddie Mercury, Axl Rose and Chris Cornell.
Robert Anthony Plant was born on 20 August 1948, in the Black Country town of West Bromwich, Staffordshire to Robert C.
But I've gone so far somewhere else that I almost can't relate to it... "The last time I lifted a pen was when Tony Blair became a Roman Catholic," he says.
It's a bit of a pain in the pisser to be honest. I know people care, but think about it from my angle - soon, I'm going to need help crossing the street." Led Zeppelin: Rarely Seen Photos from "Good Times, Bad Times" Other highlights from the piece:- Plant and Alison Krauss began crafting a follow-up to their 2007 surprise smash LP , but it didn't go well. "We were supposedly going into the Gulf, determined to sort the world out in the name of tyranny.Her mother, of German and Italian descent, is the daughter of artists.Krauss grew up in the college town of Champaign, home to the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.Robert Plant, best known as the front man for Led Zeppelin, would return to his rock roots.Yet his upcoming album, ‘Band of Joy,’ has more in common with ‘Raising Sand’ than any Led Zeppelin sound.She has released fourteen albums, appeared on numerous soundtracks, and helped renew interest in bluegrass music in the United States.