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Latest Grammy Hall of Fame Award Stories

2013-12-12 08:26:37

Rick Hall, Jim Marshall And Ennio Morricone Honored With Trustees Award SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Recording Academy(®) announced its Special Merit Awards recipients today, and this year's honorees are: the Beatles, Armando Manzanero, Clifton Chenier, the Isley Brothers, Kraftwerk, Kris Kristofferson, and Maud Powell as Lifetime Achievement Award recipients; Rick Hall, Jim Marshall and Ennio Morricone as Trustees Award honorees; and Emile Berliner...

2013-12-03 08:29:22

27 Recordings Added to the GRAMMY Hall Of Fame Residing at the GRAMMY Museum® SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Continuing the tradition of preserving and celebrating great recordings, The Recording Academy(®) has announced the newest additions to its legendary GRAMMY Hall Of Fame(®). This latest round of inducted recordings continues to highlight diversity and recording excellence, and acknowledges both singles and album recordings of all genres at least 25...

2012-12-12 08:25:11

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Recording Academy(® )(www.grammy.com) announced its Special Merit Awards recipients today, and this year's honorees are: Glenn Gould, Charlie Haden, Lightnin' Hopkins, Carole King, Patti Page, Ravi Shankar and the Temptations as Lifetime Achievement Award recipients; Marilyn & Alan Bergman, Leonard & Phil Chess and Alan Livingston as Trustees Award honorees; and Ikutaro Kakehashi & Dave Smith and Royer Labs as Technical...

2012-11-21 08:21:51

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing the tradition of preserving and celebrating great recordings, The Recording Academy(®) announces the newest additions to its legendary GRAMMY Hall Of Fame(® )collection. This latest round of inducted recordings helps celebrate 40 years of highlighting diversity and recording excellence, and acknowledges both singles and album recordings of all genres at least 25 years old that exhibit qualitative or historical...

2011-12-21 06:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Recording Academy®( )(www.grammy.com) announced its Special Merit Awards recipients today, and this year's selections are: Allman Brothers Band, Glen Campbell, Antonio Carlos Jobim, George Jones, the Memphis Horns, Diana Ross and Gil Scott-Heron as Lifetime Achievement Award recipients; Dave Bartholomew, Steve Jobs and Rudy Van Gelder as Trustees Award honorees; and Celemony and Roger Nichols as Technical...

2011-11-28 06:15:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Two-time GRAMMY® winner Common, two-time GRAMMY winner LL COOL J, GRAMMY winner Lupe Fiasco, and rap star Rick Ross will join hip-hop innovator Grandmaster Flash, GRAMMY-winning hip-hop artist Melle Mel, and rapper Scorpio for a special performance of "The Message" -- the seminal rap recording by Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Featuring Melle Mel and Duke Bootee newly inducted into the GRAMMY Hall Of Fame --...

2011-11-21 06:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing the tradition of preserving and celebrating great recordings, The Recording Academy® announces the newest additions to its legendary GRAMMY Hall Of Fame® collection. Highlighting diversity and musical excellence, the collection acknowledges both singles and album recordings of all genres at least 25 years old that exhibit qualitative or historical significance. Through a tradition...

2011-09-07 09:44:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Multi-award winning lyricist Hal David will be honored with a musical tribute, in celebration of his 90th birthday, Monday, October 17, at the Music Center of Los Angeles County. "Love, Sweet Love" features a star-studded evening of music and dining, benefitting The Blue Ribbon of the Music Center and The ASCAP Foundation. Paul Williams will emcee. Legendary performers paying tribute to David in a once-in-a-lifetime concert include long time...

2010-02-16 09:29:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Leonard Cohen, Jackie DeShannon, David Foster, Johnny Mandel and Earth, Wind & Fire's Maurice White, Philip Bailey, Verdine White, Larry Dunn and Al McKay will be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame this year, SHOF Chairman/CEO Hal David announced today. The organization, which is dedicated to recognizing the work and lives of those composers and lyricists who create popular music around the world, returns for its highly anticipated 41st annual...