Luke Bryan, John Legend, Demi Lovato, Meghan Trainor Set To Perform Tribute To Musicares 'Person Of The Year' Lionel Richie
February 9, 2016 at 7:09 AM (PT)
THE RECORDING ACADEMY will join four artists across the Country, Pop, and R&B music communities to salute four-time GRAMMY winner LIONEL RICHIE on the 58th Annual GRAMMY AWARDS. LUKE BRYAN, JOHN LEGEND, DEMI LOVATO, and MEGHAN TRAINOR will take audiences on a musical journey through the 2016 MUSICARES PERSON OF THE YEAR's songbook, spanning COMMODORES-era classics to memorable hits that earned RICHIE a GRAMMY AWARD for Album Of The Year in 1984.
As part of the segment, RICHIE will also take the stage to join the artists in performing a special collaborative rendition of one of his all-time classics.
Four-time GRAMMY winner LIONEL RICHIE is the 2016 MUSICARES Person of the Year. MUSICARES, THE RECORDING ACADEMY's affiliated health and human services charity, provides emergency financial assistance and addiction recovery resources for music people in need. Since it was established in 1989, MUSICARES has provided more than $40 million in direct financial assistance, and helped nearly 80,000 people. Learn how you can support music people in need at www.musicares.org/donate.