Grammy-winning producer Dr. Dre is ready to be honored on the Recording Academy’s 13th annual Producers & Engineers Wing throughout 2020 Grammys Week.
The kick-off occasion for Grammys week, which is ready to happen Jan. 22nd, will be held on the Village studios in West Los Angeles and “pays tribute to the inventive achievements and improvements of Dre,” the Grammys introduced.
Deborah Dugan, President/CEO of the Recording Academy described Dr. Dre as “an influential drive in music.” “Dre breaks boundaries and conjures up music creators throughout each style. His evolution as a producer solidifies him as a pacesetter of the pack inside our business, and we watch in amazement as he continues to form the longer term of music,” she mentioned in an announcement.
All through Dre’s profession, he’s labored with Eminem, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige and Tupac Shakur. Lately, he’s labored with Kendrick Lamar and Anderson .Paak.
“Compton,” Dre’s most up-to-date album, was launched in 2015. Whereas he revealed final 12 months that he was engaged on new materials for his long-awaited third solo LP “Detox,” no music for it has been launched up to now.
Whereas the occasion pays tribute to Dre’s legacy, it would additionally have a good time the creativity and achievements of the Producers & Engineers Wing, which has greater than 6,400 skilled members.
Throughout 2019 Grammy Week, eight-time Grammy winner Willie Nelson obtained the identical honor as Dre. The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards will happen Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020 and can air dwell on CBS at eight p.m.