Bjork, Snoop Dogg, The Beach Boys and others deserve some explanations
Number of times nominated: 12
Music lesson: This is another one that seems completely impossible. The Icelandic pixie has astonishing natural musical abilities, works with a diverse group of innovative collaborators (in the studio, on stage, in videos and films) and is revered by critics. So what gives? Sometimes they just take a really long time to honor someone -- Neil Young was Grammy-less until 2011.