It finally happened!!
Bobby was honored with a 2010 GRAMMY Lifetime
The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences Academy
recognized Bobby as a
performer who, during his lifetime, “made creative contributions of outstanding artistic significance to the field of
A formal acknowledgment was made during the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards telecast,
held at Staples Center in Los
Angeles on January 31, 2010 and broadcast live
at 8pm ET/PT on the CBS Television Network.
A special invitation-only ceremony was held on January 30, 2010. Bobby's son, Dodd Darin, accepted the award on
behalf of his father.
Many thanks to all who contacted the Academy, over this long period of time, in an effort to get Bobby this
And a very special thank you to the late Harriet "Hesh" Wasser for believing in this dream!
Dodd Darin's Letter
Dodd Darin's Thank You Letter