Randy Owen To Receive Ellis Island Medal Of Honor
April 22, 2008 at 7:23 AM (PT)
RANDY OWEN, lead singer of Country super group ALABAMA, has been chosen to receive the ELLIS ISLAND MEDAL OF HONOR. The award is given to U.S. citizens from various ethnic backgrounds who display outstanding qualities in their personal and professional lives and still maintain the richness of their heritage. Past winners include BOB HOPE, BILL CLINTON, GLEN CAMPBELL, GEORGE H.W. BUSH, NATALIE COLE and WAYNE NEWTON.
The award will be given during a ceremony on SATURDAY, MAY 10th on ELLIS ISLAND in NEW YORK CITY.