MusiCares To Fete Carole King
September 23, 2013 at 2:59 PM (PT)
Legendary singer/songwriter CAROLE KING will be honored as the 2014 MUSICARES® Person of the Year on FRIDAY, JAN. 24th, two nights before the 56th Annual GRAMMY AWARDS. Performing that night will be THE DIXIE CHICKS, LADY GAGA, BETTE MIDLER, JASON MRAZ, JAMES TAYLOR and STEVEN TYLER, among others.
"We are honored to celebrate CAROLE KING as the 2014 MUSICARES Person of the Year," MUSICARES FOUNDATION and THE RECORDING ACADEMY Pres./CEO NEIL PORTNOW said, "Her contributions as a songwriter and performer have truly changed the landscape of pop music, and her philanthropy speaks volumes about her generosity and personal passions. We are also grateful to the extraordinary artists who have announced their desire to be a part of what will undoubtedly be a magical and inspiring evening."