Grammies Commentator Bill Harley is going to the Grammys this year -- again. At last year's ceremony, he was starstruck. He couldn't speak or eat. He says he just gawked at all the beautiful people. When he struck up a conversation with a man at the bar, he realized the secret of survival at these events is appearance, not substance.
NPR logo

Grammies

Only Available in Archive Formats.
Grammies

Grammies

Grammies

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Commentator Bill Harley is going to the Grammys this year — again. At last year's ceremony, he was starstruck. He couldn't speak or eat. He says he just gawked at all the beautiful people. When he struck up a conversation with a man at the bar, he realized the secret of survival at these events is appearance, not substance.