(CelebrityAccess MediaWire) —
Steve Cropper, John Fogerty, Isaac Hayes and David Porter, Richard and Robert Sherman and Bill Withers will be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame at the 36th annual induction and awards dinner, scheduled for June 9 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. Special award honorees will be announced at a later date.
"The Songwriters Hall of Fame Awards is very special because it’s a time when premier
songwriters come together to honor their own,” said SHOF Chairman/CEO and songwriter extraordinaire, Hal David. “We're proud of the growing impact of our event, which is now one of the high points of the year. We are looking forward to another terrific and memorable evening where we spotlight the accomplishments of those who have provided us with the words and music that form the soundtrack of our lives!" –Bob Grossweiner and Jane Cohen