Celebrities posed on the red carpet upon their arrival at the 55th Grammy Awards, held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif. on Feb. 10, 2013. The awards gala was televised on CBS Television Network. 55th Grammy Awards winners list led by Mumford & Sons
CBS sent out a memo last week requesting some modesty at the awards show, to prevent wardrobe malfunctions and the titillation of flashing body parts. How well the celebrities did at following the dress code may be up for debate.
Katy Perry stretched the key hole of her green Gucci gown to show massive cleavage. Miranda Lambert wore a smashing Roberto Cavalli gown with a plunging neckline.
Jennifer Lopez exposed her leg in her black Anthony Vaccarello gown with a long side slit, reminiscent of Angelina Jolie at last year's Oscars. “As you can see, I read the memo," Lopez proclaimed to the crowd while onstage.
Rihanna wore a beautiful Azzedine Alaïa gown of crimson red chiffon and a long train, but the top may have been overly transparent.
Kimberly Johnson of Gotya wore a glittering gown by designer Jaime Lee Major. Johnson won two Grammys for Gotya featuring Kimba for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance and Record of The Year for.("Somebody That I Used to Know").
Carrie Underwood, winner of Best Solo Country Performance for 'Blown Away,' was stunning in a black gown. Later she changed into a silver dress that showed projected images while she performed. Carrie Underwood in technicolor gown at Grammys
Beyonce wore a mod black and white jumpsuit by Osman.
Adele, winner of Best Pop Solo Performance for 'Set Fire To The Rain (Live),' wore a colorful floral print dress.