LeAnn Rimes is set to receive a special honor from performing rights organization ASCAP. The singer/songwriter the latest recipient of the ASCAP Golden Note Award. The lifetime achievement award is given to “genre-spanning songwriters, composers and artists who have achieved extraordinary career milestones.”
As part of the honor, there’ll be a presentation and interview for ASCAP Experience 2022 that will include tributes from Reba McEntire, Diane Warren, Mickey Guyton, Rob Thomas, the San Francisco Gay Men’s Choir, David Gray and Aloe Blacc, and an award presentation by ASCAP’s chairman-president, legendary songwriter Paul Williams.
Former recipients include Tom Petty, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Blondie, Duran Duran, and Alan Jackson.
It will be streamed on ASCAP’s YouTube channel on October 12.