Willie Nelson can be honored earlier than the 2019 Grammy Awards by the Recording Academy’s Producers & Engineers Wing.
The academy introduced Tuesday that Nelson’s profession and achievements can be celebrated on Feb. 6, 2019, at The Village Studios in Los Angeles.
Neil Portnow, the academy’s president and CEO, says in an announcement that “Willie Nelson has impressed generations of musicians and followers, and continues to set precedents of excellence throughout the music neighborhood.”
Previous honorees embrace Quincy Jones, T Bone Burnett, Alicia Keys and Neil Younger.
The annual occasion additionally highlights producers and engineers within the music business. Greater than 6,400 members make up the academy’s Producers & Engineers Wing.
Nelson has gained eight Grammys all through this profession. The 61st annual Grammy Awards will air stay Feb. 10 on CBS.
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