It was the year they won a grammy. Until they had to give it back. Milli Vanilli was one of the biggest pop acts of 1989, but it was all a sham. Later it was revealed that neither Rob nor Fab sang any of the songs on the “Girl You Know It’s True” album. The real singers explained years later why they kept quiet at the time.
In case you’ve never seen the actual Milli Vanilli singers perform, check this out:
And if you just can’t get enough of the Milli Vanilli that tried to fool us all…here they are blaming it on the rain: