Best Dressed at the 2023 Grammys

See who wore the best, boldest, brightest, and, yes, biggest looks on the Grammy Awards 2023 red carpet, from drop-dead sexy mermaid gowns to over-the-top prints designed to stop people in their tracks

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The singer (and trademarked "100% that bitch") caps off a big weekend and even bigger year with an even bigger fashion moment: This citrus corset gown by Dolce & Gabbana with silver detailing and cascading floral appliqué opera-length coat, with matching fingerless gloves and nails.

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Cardi B

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Cardi B, who excels at a making a red carpet entrance, keeps her streak going in a cobalt blue Gaurav Gupta gown with sculptural hood and detailing, plus dramatic dangling earrings.

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Adele (who was on many people's "most excited to see" list) wears a raspberry velvet gown with bold shoulders by Louis Vuitton and Tiffany & Co. jewelry.

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 05: (L-R) Beyoncé and Jay-Z attend the 65th GRAMMY Awards at Arena on February 05, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for The Recording Academy)
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The musical icon (and record-breaking winner) wore not one but two head-turning looks in the audience — first, the rose gold-and-silver gown in which she accepted her 32nd Grammy, and then this strapless scooped velvet mermaid gown with matching gloves. (Husband JAY-Z, in a satin tux with Tiffany & Co. brooch, didn't look too shabby himself.)

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Taylor Swift

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Superstar Taylor Swift (who has already nabbed a Grammy for best music video for "All Too Well") nods to her past eras in a Midnights-blue turtleneck crop top and matching full skirt, with doorknocker Lorraine Schwartz earrings and that red lip classic thing that you like.

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Doja Cat

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Safe to "Say So" that Doja Cat has become a Best Dressed list staple, today turning it out in a one-shoulder vinyl gown by Atelier Versace with matching gloves and high-gloss hoop earrings.

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Kelsea Ballerini

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Country star Kelsea Ballerini picked a lemon yellow halter gown with embellished straps by Atelier Prabal Gurung, which she told E! was a nod to the cover of her new album, Subject to Change. She finished the look with yellow heels and Brilliant Earth jewelry.

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Viola Davis

Viola Davis celebrates the Best Audio Book, Narration, and Storytelling award for "Finding Me" during the 65th GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony at Microsoft Theater on February 05, 2023 in Los Angeles, California.
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Newly-minted EGOT Viola Davis shows off her Grammy (for the narration of her audiobook) and an equally winning colorblock sequin column dress by Naeem Khan.

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Brazilian superstar Anitta picked a vintage Versace piece from Lily et Cie with flowing ruffled train and leather detailing that she praised for being "very unique" — just as she was feeling tonight. She finished the look with Tiffany & Co. jewelry.

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Brandi Carlile

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Brandi Carlile (who won a Grammy already for Best Rock Song) wears a twist on the traditional country suit, donning an Atelier Versace duster and trousers with sparkling embellishment over a hot pink button-up with a skinny tie.

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Kacey Musgraves

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Kacey Musgraves knows if you can't wear a pastel pink catsuit with full feathered cape at the Grammys, where can you?

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Harry Styles

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Never content to wear the same thing twice, Harry Styles ordered up a plunging, colorful harlequin-print jumpsuit by Egonlab created with a gazillion Swarovski crystals (well, 250,000, to be precise).

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Shania Twain

Shania Twain attends the 65th GRAMMY Awards on February 05, 2023 in Los Angeles, California.
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Man, she feels like an icon: Shania Twain continues "just having fun" with fashion in a polka dot Harris Reed suit and bustier, topped with bright red locks and a coordinating hat.

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Megan Fox & Machine Gun Kelly

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The couple coordinates in their usual eye-catching fashion, she in a white Zuhair Murad gown with bejeweled corset and Santoni shoes and him in a silver double-breasted Dolce & Gabbana suit with jeweled neckpiece and Stephen Webster jewels.

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Hillary Scott

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Lady A frontwoman Hillary Scott teams a tuxedo-inspired white gown with Old Hollywood-style waves and David Yurman jewelry.

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Olivia Rodrigo

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Olivia Rodrigo has clearly decided the '90s aesthetic is Good 4 her, as she dons a slinky sheer Miu Miu slip dress with sculptural Tiffany & Co. choker.

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Jennifer Lopez

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 05: Jennifer Lopez attends the 65th GRAMMY Awards at Arena on February 05, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Phillip Faraone/Getty Images for The Recording Academy)
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Jennifer Lopez makes the most on her onstage moment in a flowing royal purple gown with ruffles, pleats, a high slit that shows off her J.Lo Jennifer Lopez heels, dozens of sparkling chains, a glittering Judith Leiber clutch and not one but two diamond necklaces.

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Carly Pearce

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Country star Carly Pearce attends her first Grammys in a romantic floral gown with keyhole cutout, black opera gloves and Jimmy Choo pumps with a sparkling detail.

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Queen Latifah

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True music royalty, Queen Latifah tops a regal, sheer velvet cape with vault-worthy earrings and a crowning coif.

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Lourdes Leon

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Madonna's daughter Lourdes Leon shines in a ruby spangled gown with structured bodice, plus perfectly-matched bejeweled Judith Leiber bag and scarlet beauty accents.

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Paris Hilton

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Stars may be blind, but anyone can see Paris Hilton shines in this fitted and glittery gunmetal Celine by Hedi Slimane gown with keyhole bodice cutout.

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Sheryl Crow

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Legendary singer/songwriter Sheryl Crow keeps things classic in a black gown with gathered neckline and statement earrings.

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Mary J. Blige

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PEOPLE cover star Mary J. Blige shimmers in a crystal-covered curve-hugging, hip-baring gown by The Blonds with gold belt and with shoulder-grazing Sister Love hoops and a ring from Shine Like Me.

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Michelle Branch

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This look will be everywhere this season: Michelle Branch wears a strong-shouldered tea-length column with sparkling accents and matching sunnies.

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Steve Lacy

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Steve Lacy wears head-to-toe Saint Laurent, which he said on the preshow was "comfortable" — a bonus to it being very chic as well.

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Myles Frost

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Myles Frost tops his black trousers and loafers with a heavy metal gold-spangled jacket and coordinating jewelry.

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Camila Cabello

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Camila Cabello brings the "ooh na na" to the Grammys in a PatBO dress with high-slit black skirt and beaded bralette.

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Heidi Klum

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Heidi Klum is at her Heidi Klum-iet in a plunging animal-print gown with plenty of gold chain detail and coordinating golden jewelry.

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Daryl Hannah

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Actress (and wife of Neil Young) Daryl Hannah adds a little rock-n-roll to her tuxedo dress with striped tights and lug sole boots.

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Anderson .Paak

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If anyone can pull off a wallpaper print floral suit with green piping over a tank, it's singer Anderson .Paak.

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Nelly looks like he flew to the Grammys paying cash, first class, sitting next to Vanna White in his perfectly-fitted blue dress ensemble with matching velvet vest and bow tie.

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