Jermaine Jackson at the 2009 SAVE THE WORLD AWARDS on July 24 in Austria
– Television Show From the Nuclear Power Plant Zwentendorf in Lower
Austria With the Motto “HEAL THE WORLD”
– Jermaine Jackson Will Receive the SAVE THE WORLD AWARD on Behalf of his
Late Brother Michael and Perform “Smile” in his Honor
– TV Special to be Broadcast in More Than 50 Countries Around the World
away so unexpectedly two weeks ago, will attend the 2009 SAVE THE WORLD
AWARDS to be held at the Nuclear Power Plant Zwentendorf,
organizations working toward a peaceful, sustainable, and livable future in
honor of his late brother, who posthumously is being presented with the
prestigious prize for his many social and humanitarian achievements.
“I thank all the fans in
admired Michael for their support in these difficult times. At the SAVE THE
WORLD AWARDS we all will be able to remember a very special person as well as
celebrate a truly unique artist,” says
dedicated to the memory of
will have the motto “Heal The World”, and serve as a tribute to the greatest
entertainer of the 20th century who died much too early.
“Smile”. “He loved it since he was a little boy,” is how Jermaine describes
the Charlie Chaplin song that he performed so movingly at the Staples Center
world. Mr. Jackson, who will be traveling to
long time attorney and friend,
all-star lineup performing the grand finale “We Are The World.”
Further award winners, presenters and performing artists attending the
SAVE THE WORLD AWARDS will be announced within the next few days.
WORLD AWARDS founder and chairman
evening: “We are extremely pleased that
very important and timely event and that he will accept the award in honor of
his brother, Michael. The goals of the SAVE THE WORLD AWARDS are similar to
tolerance, and saving our fragile Earth. Some of his greatest hits will be
performed live including ‘You Are Not Alone,’ ‘Man In The Mirror,’ and ‘Black
Or White’ at the monumental show for 2,500 guests on location and TV
audiences around the globe,” Mr. Kindel said.
death touched just as many. To dedicate the SAVE THE WORLD AWARDS to this
exceptional artist and his many humanitarian initiatives serves as an
and presenting partner of the SAVE THE WORLD AWARDS, says about this very
and provocative paintings, will present a unique multi-media installation at
the Nuclear Power Plant Zwentendorf as a tribute to
was a friend of Michael for many years. He will present huge children’s
paintings from his cycles “The Murmur of the Innocents” and “The Last Child”
as well as portraits he has shot of
at the Albertina Museum in
Renowned American musician, composer, and producer
director of the BET Awards, Grammy Awards, and the Apollo Theater where
band will perform “We Are The World” as the grand finale at the SAVE THE
WORLD AWARDS with an all-star group of artists.
The 2009 SAVE THE WORLD AWARDS is presented by the Superfund Investment
Group and supported by the state of Lower Austria and the energy provider
EVN. The television special will be broadcast in more than 50 countries
around the world.
Further information about the SAVE THE WORLD AWARDS can be found at
Press credentials for media representatives are available online at
http://www.worldawards.com, SAVE THE WORLD AWARDS – PRESS – CREDENTIALS.
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