Thursday, March 15th, 2007
Loretta Lynn has been named a recipient of the Nashville Chapter’s Recording Academy Honor, for her four decades of work which include three GRAMMYs, an Oscar-winning film, 27 Number 1 hits, and 55 Top 10s.
The gala event will be held Monday, April 9, 5:30 PM, at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel in Nashville. Proceeds will benefit The Recording Academy’s professional education programs and its philanthropic efforts in the Nashville area as well as the MusicCares Foundation, the health and human services charity founded by The Recording Academy.
Thursday, March 10th, 2005Loretta Lynn to Accept Award on 2005 CMT MUSIC AWARDS Telecast Live April 11 Country music icon Loretta Lynn will join an elite circle of gifted and insightful performers when she is awarded the Johnny Cash Visionary Award on the live telecast of the CMT 2005 MUSIC AWARDS on Monday, April 11 from 8:00-10:00 PM, ET.* The prestigious award, originally named the Video Visionary Award, was permanently renamed in honor of Cash last year. Previous winners of the award, given out annually on CMT’s live awards show, include Reba McEntire – 2004; Johnny Cash – 2003; and the Dixie Chicks – 2002. CMT’s Johnny Cash Visionary Award recognizes an artist’s extraordinary musical vision, innovative and groundbreaking music videos, and pioneering initiatives in entertainment. (more…)