Here’s a closer look at this year’s Kennedy Center nominees.
By Margaret Sessa-Hawkins
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts celebrated five "honorees" at its 37th annual ceremony last night: singer Al Green actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks, ballerina Patricia McBride, singer-songwriter Sting, and comedienne Lily Tomlin.
By Anne Azzi Davenport
WASHINGTON — It’s a rare honor for an artist to receive accolades from the president, let alone have him sing one of your tunes. Now Al Green can claim both, knowing that President Barack Obama is a fan. Green is…
By Brett Zongker, Associated Press
Carlos Santana reflects on what Mandela means to him.
On Saturday, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., will bestow its Kennedy Center Honors on five of the nation's leading artists. One is legendary jazz saxophonist and composer Sonny Rollins, who is still performing…
Sonny Rollins talks about what other jazz greats have meant to him.
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