A big honor for legendary R&B band Earth, Wind & Fire.
The group is among the 2019 recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors, announced Thursday (July 18). Other honorees include pop singer Linda Ronstadt, actress Sally Field, 11-time Grammy-winning symphony conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and “Sesame Street.”
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The public television educational mainstay is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. “Sesame Street” is the first television program to receive the honor.
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All honorees will be celebrated at the 42nd annual ceremony in Washington, which will be broadcasted a week later on CBS.
Source: New York Post
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