May 30, 2023

Lil Wayne, Missy Elliot & Dr. Dre Set To Receive The Global Impact Award During The Grammys’ Black Music Collective Event

Lil Wayne, Missy Elliot, and Dr. Dre shall be honored on the Grammys’ second annual Black Music Collective occasion.

On Wednesday, the Recording Academy introduced it might be honoring the Hip-Hop icons for his or her achievements within the music trade. The three rappers shall be receiving the Global Impact Award together with music govt Sylvia Rhone.

“I am so thrilled to honor and celebrate these four giants in the music industry,” Recording Academy CEO Harvey Mason Jr. mentioned. “Last year’s inaugural event was such a highlight during Grammy week and now with Dre, Missy, Wayne and Sylvia there to pay tribute to this year, it’s definitely going to be another night to remember. I continue to be proud of the work of our Black Music Collective as it’s [a] vital part of what we do here at the academy.”

The Black Music Collective is an advisory group of music trade leaders that discover new alternatives for black music. As well as, the group additionally identifies methods to extend black illustration and brings creators and enterprise homeowners collectively to construct group.

MC Lyte, D-Good, and black-owned report label LVRN had been honored final yr on the inaugural ceremony. The 2023 occasion will happen on February 2nd on the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles, California.