On the Scene Magazine
Entertainment

Dionne Warwick Awarded 2017 Marian Anderson Award

(Left Photo) Darlene Love, Alyson Cambridge, Marilyn McCoo, Billy Davis Jr and Russell Thompkins Jr. and The Stylistics performed at the 2017 Marian Anderson Awards. (Right Photo) Dionne Warwick was honored with the 2017 Marian Anderson Award on Tuesday, November 14th at the Kimmel Center. – Photos / H Michael Hammie

The Marian Anderson Award honors critically acclaimed artists who have impacted society in a positive way either through their work or their support for an important cause. This year, the recipient of the 2017Marian Anderson Award is New Jersey’s own, singer Dionne Warwick. Ms. Warwick joins the list of past honorees including Sidney Poitier, Maya Angelou and Elizabeth Taylor. Mayor Kenney is quoted as saying that Dionne Warwick is a perfect example of an artist whose incredible talent and extensive accomplishments closely align with the achievements of Marian Anderson herself.

Related posts

Jahlil Brings More Than Beats To Chester

Dream Moore
January 14, 2020

This Organization, Ran By 6 Black Men, Has Donated More Than 30,000 Books to Children Worldwide – But They Need More Volunteers and Financial Support

News Wire
January 3, 2019

The Latest Spike Lee Joint The BlackkKlansman

Junious Stanton
September 3, 2018
Exit mobile version