Brenda Lee And Jeannie Seely To Host 9th Annual Source Awards
July 20, 2011 at 8:52 AM (PT)
Country greats BRENDA LEE and JEANNIE SEELY will once again host this year’s 9th Annual SOURCE AWARDS, slated for THURSDAY, AUGUST 25th at the NOAH LIFF OPERA CENTER in NASHVILLE. The SOURCE AWARDS is an annual celebration honoring women in the music industry for their tireless work and contributions to the business. LEE has been involved with the awards since its inception in 2003 and received the “JO WALKER-MEADOR Lifetime Achievement Award” in 2006. SEELY joined LEE in hosting the awards in 2006.
“This has become a labor of love for these special women,” said chairman and founder of the SOURCE AWARDS KAY SMITH. “Many of the women we have honored were integral in their own careers, and in some cases are also personal friends. BRENDA and JEANNIE have claimed ownership of the podium, and we couldn’t be more thrilled and grateful. Their natural wit and charm adds intimacy, humor, and warmth to the event and always without fail sets the tone for an unparalleled evening of recognition.”
This year’s 2011 SOURCE AWARDS Honorees are ROBERTA EDGING, MILLIE KIRKHAM, BARBARA ORBISON, EVELYN SHRIVER, JANICE ERICKSON WENDELL and a posthumous recognition for GEORGIA TWITTY CHELLMAN.
Reservations are $75.00 per person and checks mail be mailed to SOURCE, Attention: BETTY SANDERS, Box 331126, NASHVILLE, TN 37203-7510. Reservations are required by JULY 28th.