The 2023 Grammy Awards just wrapped up and there was an exciting and diverse slate of winners. The night belonged to Beyoncé who, with her win for Renaissance, made history by breaking the record for most Grammy wins of all time. The big winners also included Harry Styles who won Album of the Year for Harry’s House and Lizzo who won Record of the Year for ‘About Damn Time’. In the list of winners was also an Indian name, Ricky Kej, who won his third Grammy.

Kej is an Indian music composer who has performed around the world, including at the United Nations. So, in case you weren’t aware of him, here is what you need to know about him.

Ricky Kej and his three Grammy wins


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Ricky Kej won his third Grammy in the Best Immersive Audio Album category for Divine TidesKej had previously won a Grammy for the same album in 2022, albeit in a different category – Best New Age, Ambient or Chant Album. Besides his two Grammy wins for Divine Tides, Ricky Kej has a third Grammy that he won in 2015. That too was in the Best New Age, Ambient or Chant Album category for Winds of Samsara. With his third Grammy, Kej joins an illustrative list of artists, including the likes of Pandit Ravi Shankar and A. R. Rahman, who have won multiple Grammys.

PM Modi congratulates Ricky Kej on Twitter

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to congratulate Ricky Kej on his impressive victory. Besides the Prime Minister, A. R. Rahman, Armaan Malik and Sadhguru also took to Twitter to congratulate Kej on his Grammy win.

(Main and feature image credits: Instagram/Ricky Kej)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question: Who won Album of the Year at the Grammy Awards 2023?

Answer: Harry Styles won the Grammy for Album of the Year for Harry's House at the 2023 Grammy Awards.

Question: How many times has Ricky Kej won a Grammy award?

Answer: Ricky Kej has won a Grammy award three times.

Question: How many Grammy awards has Beyoncé won?

Answer: Beyoncé currently holds the record for the most Grammy wins by a single artist. She has won a whopping 32 Grammy awards.

Question: Who has won the most Grammys?

Answer: Beyoncé holds the record for the most Grammy awards with 32 trophies.

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Aayaan Upadhyaya

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Aayaan Upadhyaya enjoys writing about pop culture, wellness, and lifestyle. In his spare time, you can find him listening to true crime podcasts, playing RPG video games, or reading an engrossing novel. A graduate of journalism and mass communication, he is a senior editor who has previously worked with Times Internet.
Grammy Awards 2023: Ricky Kej Wins Third Grammy, PM Modi Congratulates Him On Twitter