The Recording Academy announced Friday that its Producers & Engineers Wing will pay tribute to the legendary producer at a ceremony held prior to the 2020 Grammys on Jan. 22 at Village Studios in Los Angeles.
The Grammy week celebration will pay tribute to Dre’s artistic achievements and innovations as “one of the music industry’s most groundbreaking producers of all time.”
We’re thrilled to announce that the #RecordingAcademy‘s #PandEWing will honor the artistic achievements and innovations of six-time GRAMMY winner @DrDre during GRAMMY Week in January 2020! #GRAMMYshttps://t.co/hA5PDXWgEw
— Recording Academy / GRAMMYs (@RecordingAcad) November 1, 2019
“Dr. Dre is an influential force in music,” said Deborah Dugan, President/CEO of the Recording Academy. “Dre breaks boundaries and inspires music creators across every genre. His evolution as a producer solidifies him as a leader of the pack within our industry, and we watch in amazement as he continues to shape the future of music.”
GRAMMY Week culminates with the 62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, airing goes on the CBS TV Network, at 8 p.m. ET/PT.