Willie Nelson to receive 2015 Gershwin Prize
Willie Nelson, the Crazy hitmaker will be honored with the top U.S. cultural accolade an honor only 8 other individuals have received from officials at the Library of Congress in recognition of his career as a “musical explorer” who has “helped make country music one of the most universally beloved forms of American artistic expression”, according to organization boss James Billington.
Nelson will be feted at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. on Sunday November 15, 2015, when a host of his peers will perform to celebrate his achievement.
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