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Published: 1/6/2015

SESAC Congratulates Bob Dylan 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year

TEN-TIME GRAMMY WINNER BOB DYLAN TO BE HONORED AS 2015 MUSICARES PERSON OF THE YEAR AT 25TH ANNIVERSARY TRIBUTE

SESAC affiliate Bob Dylan will be honored as the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, two nights prior to the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards.

Performers at the tribute concert include GRAMMY winners Bruce Springsteen; Beck; the Black Keys; Crosby, Stills & Nash; Norah Jones; Tom Jones; Los Lobos; John Mellencamp; Willie Nelson; Bonnie Raitt; Eddie Vedder; Jack White; and Neil Young; as well as singer/songwriter John Doe. President Jimmy Carter will also be on hand to honor Dylan during the prestigious event.

The 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year gala will begin with a reception and silent auction offering an exclusive and unparalleled selection of luxury items, VIP experiences and one-of-a-kind celebrity memorabilia for bidding guests. The reception and silent auction will be followed by a dinner, the award presentation and a tribute concert by renowned musicians. The MusiCares Person of the Year tribute ceremony is one of the most prestigious events held during GRAMMY Week.

Dylan, who is also celebrating his 20th year as a SESAC affiliate, has announced the upcoming release of Shadows In The Night on Columbia Records.  The album is the legendary artist’s 36th studio set and marks his first new music since 2012’s acclaimed Tempest.






 
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