GRAMMY Awards: Queen To Be Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

Emmylou Harris, Neil Diamond, and more to be honored as well!
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Queen is set to receive a GRAMMY Lifetime Achievement Award this year. The full list of honorees includes Hal Blaine, Neil Diamond, Emmylou Harris, The Meters, Louis Jordan, and Tina Turner.

The Lifetime Achievement Award honors those performers whose recordings have made “outstanding contributions of artistic significance.”

"These exceptionally inspiring figures are being honored as legendary performers, creative architects, and technical visionaries. Their outstanding accomplishments and passion for their craft have created a timeless legacy," said President/CEO of the Recording Academy Neil Portnow.

To honor the recipients, a “special award presentation ceremony and concert” will take place in Summer 2018. As for the GRAMMY Awards, they’ll broadcast live from New York City’s Madison Square Garden at 7:30 PM ET on CBS Sunday, January 28.