Willie Nelson is set to be honored during GRAMMY Week 2019. The legendary singer is being recognized by the Recording Academy's Producers & Engineers Wing, who will celebrate his “artistic achievements and creative genius."
“Each year, the Recording Academy's Producers & Engineers Wing annual GRAMMY week event honors members of the recording community who exhibit exceptional standards of integrity, creativity and sonic quality," Maureen Droney, Managing Director of the P&E Wing, shares. "We are thrilled to pay homage to Willie Nelson, an undeniable icon with an incomparable—and uncompromising—body of work.”
Previous P&E Wing honorees include Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz, Jack White, Nile Rodgers and Neil Young.
The P&E Wing celebration will take place on February 6th in Los Angeles, California, ahead of the 61st GRAMMY Awards, taking place February 10th at the Staples Center.