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Grammys 2012: Adele Thanks Her Doctors After Best Pop Solo Performance Win

February 13, 2012 (1:59 am) GMT
The British pop sensation credits her doctors for bringing her voice back when accepting Best Pop Solo Performance for 'Someone Like You'.

The live telecast of 54th Annual Grammy Awards has kicked off on Sunday night, February 12 at Los Angeles' Staples Center. The first winner at the star-studded ceremony was none other than . The British pop sensation, who has already won Best Pop Vocal Album at the pre-telecast, added one more trophy to her collection by grabbing a prize for Best Pop Solo Performance.

Adele collected the coveted award for "Someone Like You". She beat ("You and I"), ("Grenade"), ("Firework") and ("F**kin' Perfect"). "I'm probably going to get emotional. My life changed when I wrote this song," she said. "I need to thank my doctors, I suppose, who brought my voice back." She accepted the gong from and after the duo sang ' "A Sunday Kind of Love".

The second award was presented by Fergie () and to and . Both of the rappers were awarded with Best Rap Performance, thanks to their duet in "Otis". This became Kanye's fourth win that evening, and Jigga's first. Unfortunately, neither of them was present to receive the kudo.

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