Awards Best Dressed at the 2008 Grammys See who rocked the red carpet (Carrie! Fergie!) at the 50th anniversary of music's biggest award show. By Melissa Liebling-Goldberg By People Staff Published on February 10, 2008 05:50 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 12 CARRIE UNDERWOOD John Shearer/WireImage The best female country vocal performance winner goes for high drama in her plunging floral Zuhair Murad, Mary Norton clutch and long blonde locks. 02 of 12 BEYONCé Lester Cohen/WireImage The singer is simply spectacular in a pale blue tulle and silver beaded Elie Saab haute couture gown, Lorraine Schwartz diamonds and newly blonde shoulder-length locks. 03 of 12 FERGIE Jen Lowery/Startraks Calling this year "a very special moment for me," the pop nominee is a ray of sunlight in her Calvin Klein yellow gown and Cartier diamonds. 04 of 12 MILEY CYRUS John Shearer/WireImage The Hannah Montana star looks all grown up in her white sequined Celine dress and Sergio Rossi heels and clutch. 05 of 12 RIHANNA Jeff Vespa/Wireimage The "Umbrella" nominee sticks to her edgy and cool style in a ruffled and feathered cobalt blue Zac Posen and Chopard jewels. As for her newly short do, the nominee says she "loves it" and if she changes it, she'd go "a little shorter, if anything." 06 of 12 ALICIA KEYS Danny Moloshok/Reuters/Landov The Grammy winner sweeps down the red carpet in a custom Giorgio Armani Privé sapphire duchess satin gown and Diamond in the Rough earrings. The singer says it "felt like the right time to mix it up" with her edgy Mohawk-inspired hair. 07 of 12 TAYLOR SWIFT Lester Cohen/Wireimage The best new artist nominee matches her bright eyes to her beaded purple Sandi Spika gown and loose ringlets. While her gown is custom-made for her, she does admit to her Jimmy Choo heels being "totally borrowed." 08 of 12 NATASHA BEDINGFIELD Lester Cohen/Wireimage The British singer calls her purple Reem Acra gown "very flowy and glamourous" – we definitely agree! 09 of 12 JAY-Z Frazer Harrison/Getty The rap mogul jokes on the red carpet that his closet is "two stories, two whole floors" – no wonder he looks so sharp in his tuxedo. 10 of 12 LUDACRIS Frazer Harrison/Getty The rapper is head-to-toe in Giorgio Armani , explaining that he "just came back from Milan, Italy," where he saw the full collection from the venerable designer. 11 of 12 NELLY FURTADO Axelle/Bauer-Griffin The singer and nominee is a modern goddess in her bright blue Arthur Mendoca gown, who says the best part of her blonde hair is "getting away with a little bit more." 12 of 12 FAITH HILL Axelle/Bauer-Griffin The country superstar is the ultimate sophisticate in her one-shouldered Valentino black gown, Lorraine Schwartz jewels and sleek coiff.