LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) Dolly Parton has been announced as the recipient of the next MusiCares Person of the Year during the Grammy ceremonies in Los Angeles Feb. 8.
Parton will be receiving the award at the 29th edition of the annual event. This year’s was held at Radio City Music Hall honoring the charity efforts of Fleetwood Mac.
Parton has spent a lifetime involved in altruistic endeavors, notably her “Imagination Library” that distributes free books to any child that asks for them. The initiative has recently delivered its 100th million book.
Proceeds from the MusiCares benefit concert will support the Recording Academy’s campaign to provide people in the music industry a “place to turn in times of financial, medical and personal need.”