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Awards

December 9, 2008

Eagles have won five Grammy awards: 

(1975) Best Pop Vocal Performance by a Duo, Group or Chorus: “Lyin’ Eyes” 

(1977) Record of the Year: “Hotel California” (single) 

(1977) Best Arrangement for Voices: “New Kid in Town” 

(1979) Best Rock Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group: “Heartache Tonight” 

(2008) Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals: “”How Long” 

The group was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998. 

On December 7, 1999 the Recording Industry of America honored the group with the Best Selling Album of the Century for Their Greatest Hits (1971–1975). 

Eagles were inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 2001. 

The group ranked number 34 on CMT’s 40 Greatest Men of Country Music in 2003. They were one of four artists who were either a duo or a group on the list with the others being Alabama at number eleven, Flatt & Scruggs at number 24, and Brooks & Dunn at number 25.