Quantcast

MUSICARES HONORS THE COMMUNITY

MusiCares’ Music on a Mission kicked off their star-studded Grammy Week event on 3/12. In lieu of the in-person Person of the Year gala, the annual fundraiser virtually recognized the resilience of the music community throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Featuring performances by BTS—who received their first Grammy nom this year—HAIM, Jhené Aiko, John Legend and H.E.R., the 90-minute ticketed event was open to the public and drew in over 18,000 people. 

The event also featured archival performances from the MusiCares vault, such as Stevie Nicks and Tom Petty’s rendition of their 1981 classic, “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around,” from 2017, Lady Gaga’s 2014 performance of Carole King’s “You’ve Got a Friend” as well as more from Usher and Bruce Springsteen

King, the Jonas BrothersLedisiLionel RichieMacklemoreMick FleetwoodPaul McCartneyRingo Starr, Shakira and Jesse & Joy were also among the special guests in virtual attendance. 

Since the beginning of the pandemic, MusiCares has distributed more than $22m to help more than 25,000 people across the industry.

Sponsors for the event include Amazon MusicUniversal Music GroupWarner Music GroupGreenberg Traurig LLPASCAPLive Nation and SoundCloud

 

REVENUE CHART:
MONEYBAGG’S DOUGH
His first stop at the top (5/6a)
TOP 20: SO NICE THEY NAMED IT TWICE
Khaled gets another party started. (5/6a)
TRILLER, SOUNDCLOUD LAUNCH PLATFORM INTEGRATION
A heartwarming virtual hook-up (5/6a)
A ZHU-PHORIC NIGHT
Vaxxed and masked, Nicole ventures out. (5/6a)
BROADWAY REOPENS THE BOX OFFICE
The Great White Way begins to repopulate. (5/6a)
RHYTHM, BLUES AND THE FUTURE
The musical tapestry we know as R&B.
WHO'S NEXT?
Predicting the next big catalog deal.
JUST THE VAX, MA'AM
Once we all get vaccinated, how long before we can party?
WORLDWIDE GROOVE
How is globalization bringing far-flung territories into the musical mainstream?
 Email

 First Name

 Last Name

 Company

 Country
CAPTCHA code
Captcha: (type the characters above)