T Bone Burnett To Be Honored By The Recording Academy
January 5, 2011 at 6:38 AM (PT)
Producer T BONE BURNETT will be honored during "Shaken Rattled and Rolled" on FEBRUARY 9th, an event celebrating the 10th anniversary of the "Producers & Engineers Wing" of THE RECORDING ACADEMY. ELTON JOHN and LEON RUSSELL will serve as honorary event co-chairs.
BURNETT recently produced ELTON and LEON’s “The Union” collaboration, which received a GRAMMY nomination for single "If It Wasn't For Bad."
NEIL PORTNOW, Pres./CEO of THE RECORDING ACADEMY said: "As we celebrate this milestone anniversary, it is only fitting that we pay tribute to one of our industry's finest, T BONE BURNETT, whose visionary talent and masterful skills have greatly impacted the landscape of audio production."
BURNETT also holds producer credits for ELVIS COSTELLO, JAKOB DYLAN, ROBERT PLANT & ALISON KRAUSS, K.D. LANG, JOHN MELLENCAMP, WILLIE NELSON and many more artists.
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