December 30, 2005

Warwick subject of musical tribute

NEW YORK (Billboard) - Stevie Wonder and Smokey Robinson
will be among the artists participating in a tribute to Dionne

At an event taped January 26 at the Kodak Theater in Los
Angeles, more than 50 singers and musicians will perform tunes
Warwick made famous.

The special, which salutes Warwick's 45th anniversary in
music, also will include appearances by Olivia Newton-John,
Gloria Estefan, Angie Stone, Ashford & Simpson, Yolanda Adams
and BeBe Winans. Negotiations for TV airdates are under way.