The legendary u.S. Band aerosmith is honored by the grammy awards for its artistic and charitable achievements. Frontman steven tyler's rockers are to receive the "person of the year" award in advance of the grammy gala in january 2020, the musicares foundation announced on friday.
In earlier years, among others, country icon dolly parton, ex-beatle paul mccartney, rocker bruce springsteen and folk legend bob dylan were crowned "person of the year" by the foundation of the grammy awarding recording academy.
In addition to a gala concert honoring aerosmith on 24. January a reception and an auction are planned. The raffle of the charity event fliebt needy musicians to.
Aerosmith was founded in 1970 in boston, next year the band will be 50 years old. Besides "crazy", "dream on", "i don"t want to miss a thing", "walk this way" and "cryin"" are some of the big hits of the five-headed band. In the coming months they will be on stage with the concert series "deuces are wild" in the casino city las vegas.