Grammy Memes: Pharrell’s Mountie Hat, Madonna’s Quaker Oats Ensemble And Kacey Musgraves’ Honkey-Tonky Disaster: PHOTOS

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You’d think an award show would actually be about the awards, but no: Based on Twitter  activity during the 56th Annual Grammys, the main highlights of the show was what some folks wore.

Specifically Pharrell Williams.

Williams was a big winner, both with awards and performances, but his biggest accomplishment had to be breaking the Internet with a statement headpiece that made him look like a Canadian Royal Mountie or Curious George’s human pal.

It generated several memes, including a perfect one from Arby’s, and even got its own Twitter account about an hour after he first appeared on stage: @PharrellHat.





Pharrell was not the only meme-maker: Madonna’s outfits for the evening also gathered attention—her red-carpet look was compared to the guy on the Quaker Oats box:

Other doppelgängers included Karl Lagerfeld, Diane Keaton and the creepy guy from Poltergeist 2.

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Her on-stage ensemble for “Same Love,” meanwhile, drew comparisons to Colonel Sanders, Dale Evans and Django Unchained’s Big Daddy.

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Country singer Kacey Musgraves won for Best Country Album but lost the love of online critics, who dinged her light-up cowboy boots and neon Tex-Mex dress:





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