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Willie Nelson Willie Nelson To Be Honored at GRAMMY Week Celebration

Posted by Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, at The Town Studios in West Los Angeles. Now in its 12th year, this occasion will commemorate the creative achievements and innovative genius of Nelson, among the music industry’s most cherished icons. The occasion also acknowledges the general industry contributions of the Producers & Engineers Wing’s more than 6,400 professional members. GRAMMY Week culminates & with the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards ® on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, airing live on the CBS Television Network, at 7:30 p.m. ET/PT.” Willie Nelson has actually influenced generations of musicians and fans, and continues to set precedents of excellence within the music community,” said Neil Portnow, President/CEO of the Recording Academy.”We are fortunate to pay tribute this year to a market pioneer who perfectly embodies the tireless efforts of the Producers & Engineers Wing as we continue to raise awareness of the ever-evolving climate of sound quality and the increasing interest in the preservation and stability of documented music.”” Each year, the Recording Academy’s Producers & Engineers Wing yearly GRAMMY week event honors members of the recording neighborhood who exhibit exceptional standards of integrity, creativity, and sonic quality,” & stated Maureen Droney, Managing Director of the Recording Academy Producers & Engineers Wing.” We are delighted to pay tribute to Willie Nelson, an undeniable icon with an unparalleled– and uncompromising– body of work.”With a six-decade profession and more than 200 albums, Nelson is the innovative force behind historical recordings such as”Crazy,”Red Headed Stranger, and Stardust. He has actually made countless

distinctions as a songwriter and musician, while likewise generating exceptional credentials as an author, actor, and activist, andhe continues to flourishas a relevant and progressive musical and cultural force. A leading figure in hooligan nation music, he is likewise understood for his extremely successful cooperations with Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard, Julio Iglesias, and with the Highwaymen supergroup(Johnny Cash, Jennings, Nelson, and Kris Kristofferson). Never ever one to play it safe, his distinctive design combines elements of jazz, blues, swing, honky-tonk, conventional pop, folk, and rock. Throughout the previous 10 years, Nelson has provided 14 new albums, launched the Top 10 New York Times’bestselling book, It’s A Long Story: My Life, and continues to headline Farm Help, an occasion he co-founded in 1985. Furthermore, Nelson has headlined three years of the ongoing Luck Reunion food and music celebration at his ranch in Luck, Texas, throughout SXSW, announced the launch of his cannabis company Willie’s Reserve, and enhanced the cover of Rolling Stone publication. Nelson continues to tape-record more new songs for upcoming jobs in addition to touring throughout The United States and Canada. His newest 2018 release is a tribute to the songs sung by Frank Sinatra, entitled, fittingly, My Method; and he just recently debuted a new single,”Vote ‘Em Out.”In addition to eight GRAMMY Awards, Nelson has actually been recognized by the Recording Academy with the President’s Merit Award(1986 ), GRAMMY Legend Award(1990 ), and Life Time Accomplishment Award (2000). Tags :, Author: Jessica Get Social with CMTT New & Noteworthy: Click Here to Meet New & Noteworthy Artist

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