Congratulations are in order for The Boss! MusiCares, the Recording Academy’s chief charity, has crowned Bruce Springsteen its Person of the Year. To help pay tribute to Springsteen, the organization has happed a collection of stars to perform at a special gala in honor of the musician, including Neil Young, Elton John and Sting. The show, which will feature the musicians playing Springsteen tunes, is set to take place at in Los Angeles on Feb. 8, in conjunction with the Grammy Awards.
A long list of other musicians are on tap to perform at the show, as well, including Jackson Browne, Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Patti Smith and John Legend. The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart will host the evening.
Funds raised from the MusiCares show will go to help musicians and those in the music industry who need financial, medical or personal help.
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