It has been 36 years since
But true to the song, she’s back at the Grammys after all these years — with a nomination for best spoken word album. It’s the longest time between nominations among any of this year’s Grammy contenders.
“I was ecstatic,” recalls Gaynor, 65, when she learned of the nod for We Will Survive: True Stories of Encouragement, Inspiration and the Power of Song. She faces stiff competition; others nominated in the spoken word category include