….and the Grammy goes to Klaus Voormann
9th Annual Grammy Awards March 2, 1967
Los Angeles Beverly Hilton Hotel
Best Album Cover Graphic Arts 1966 REVOLVER – The Beatles
It was the first Grammy awarded to a graphically designed record cover for a rock and pop album. Klaus Voormann’s legendary design stands today as a mile- stone of album artwork.
The 9th Grammy Award ceremony was held on 2nd March 1967, at the Beverly Hilton hotel in Los Angeles.
The winners included a young graphic designer who, even in his wildest dreams, never expected to win the recording industry’s most prestigious honour.