Grammy Award Winners
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Close To You: The Carpenters In Pictures
3. Grammy Award Winners
Karen and Richard Carpenter pose with their Grammys during the 14th annual 1971 Grammy Awards. Ten of the Carpenters' singles sold a million copies or more and back in the 1970s, Karen’s voice was always heard on the radio. However, according to her brother Richard, Karen really thought of herself as a “drummer who happened to sing”.