Beyonce Passes Dolly Parton to Become Most Grammy-Nominated Woman

Prior to Friday morning, the two were tied at 46 Grammy noms apiece
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With just one Grammy nomination, Beyonce has slipped past Dolly Parton to become the most nominated woman in Grammy history.

Prior to Friday morning, Bey and Dolly were tied at 46 Grammy noms apiece — but thanks to Beyonce's Beyonce getting nominated for Best Urban Contemporary Album, Queen Bey now reigns as the most Grammy-nominated woman ever with 47 nods.

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In terms of most Grammy-nominated artist overall, she's currently tied with producer David Foster for seventh place. But the 2015 Grammy nominees haven't been revealed in full yet — with one more nom, she'll move past him, too.

As for wins, Beyonce has won 17 so far. But given the quality of Beyonce, don't be surprised if that total changes at the 57th annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 8.

This post originally appeared on Billboard.com.

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