CMA Wins Dale Franklin Award
May 18, 2011 at 12:58 PM (PT)
The COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION was awarded with the LEADERSHIP MUSIC DALE FRANKLIN AWARD, presented during a gala dinner on TUESDAY, MAY 17tth at the RENAISSANCE HOTEL in NASHVILLE.
The event was hosted by REPUBLIC NASHVILLE artist MARTINA McBRIDE and also featured LORETTA LYNN, RONNIE MILSAP, KEITH URBAN, BRAD PAISLEY, LITTLE BIG TOWN and others. NASHVILLE MAYOR KARL DEAN was also present to thank the CMA.
The LEADERSHIP MUSIC DALE FRANKLIN AWARD presented annually by the educational non-profit organization of music professionals, was created "to recognize music trailblazers who exemplify the highest quality of leadership and leading by example.”
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