Neil Young will be joined by a host of past Grammy winners when he is recognized by the Recording Academy Producers and Engineers Wing for his industry contributions and achievements during 2014 Grammy Week.
According to a news release posted Jan. 15 at Grammy.com, the legendary Canuck singer-songwriter will receive homage from a diverse group of stars, which includes: Ringo Starr, Joe Walsh of The Eagles, as well as Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart.
Other guests include: Jakob Dylan, Kris Kristofferson, RHCP/Chickenfoot drummer Chad Smith , Fun's Andrew Dost, Sheila E., producers T Bone Burnett and Rick Rubin, as well singer/songwriters Louise Goffin, Kaz of Redlight King, Liz Phair and others.
The two-time Grammy winner's tribute will take place on Jan. 21 at the Village Studios in Los Angeles.
The "Heart of Gold" hitmaker wrapped up a critically acclaimed four night acoustic solo run last week at New York's Carnegie Hall and is currently in the midst of his controversial Canadian AFCN solo benefit concert series with guest Diana Krall, which continues Jan. 16 in Young's former hometown of Winnipeg, MB at Centennial Concert Hall.
See NeilYoung.com for more details.
Did you know? Neil Young and Crazy Horse's 2012 studio album "Psychedlic Pill" has been nominated for a Grammy in the category of Rock Album.