Adams, who just received a Tony Award nomination, will be presented with the museum’s Rhapsody & Rhythm Award on May 31 at the War Memorial Auditorium in Nashville.
Other honorees include, Charlie Wilson, Nile Rodgers, Keb’ Mo’ and Monami Entertainment CEO Mona Scott-Young.
The Celebration of Legends benefits NMAAM’s various educational and community programs, including its Emerging Artist Series. The Nashville-based museum is set to open in 2019. For ticket information and gala updates, visit nmaam.org.
Yolanda Adams Being Honored By National Museum Of African American Music was originally published on praisecleveland.com