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Written on Nov, 21, 2015 by in , , , , | Leave a comment
This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Willie Nelson

NOV 18, 2015 Willie Nelson Receives Gershwin Prize from Library of Congress      Almost every year since March 01, 2007, the Library of Congress has presented a lifetime achievement award to an influential musician and composer in the music community for Popular Song. Recipients from Stevie Wonder and Paul McCartney to Paul Simon, Carole King and Billy Joel have …

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Written on Jul, 15, 2015 by in | Leave a comment
This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Willie Nelson

Librarian of Congress Names Willie Nelson Next Recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song Librarian of Congress James Billington today announced that Willie Nelson is the next recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. With a career that spans six decades, Nelson’s music pushes genre boundaries and his lyrics give voice to …

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