The Band to Receive Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Published: 2007-12-21
Canadian-American rock group from the 1960-70's The Band will be honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award next February by the 50th Annual Grammy Awards.

The musical award ceremony will be broadcast on television on February 10th, 2008, where The Band's achievement will be recognized. The actual presentation of the award will occur the day before at an exclusive ceremony, where The Band will be accompanied by the likes of Max Roach, Doris Day and Burt Bacharach, among others, who are also recipients of the award.

Other honours The Band have been given are inductions into the (American) Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Canadian Musical Hall of Fame.

Writer: Stephanie Ng Wan



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