Grammy voters broke the hearts of Beliebers everywhere when they passed over
the teen sensation for jazz bassist Esperanza Spalding on the big night -- the
first artist in her genre to win the award. The young multi-instrumentalist
already enjoyed the respect of critics and fans before her Grammy victory; she
was selected by President Barack Obama to perform at the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize
concert, among other ceremonies in Oslo, and has performed at the White House.
Bing: What was she up to in 2012?
(Sandrine Lee/courtesy of Montuno Productions)