Elton John, Neil Young and also the folk-rock band Mumford & Sons are among quite a dozen acts UN agency can celebrate the music of Bruce Springsteen at the MusiCares benefit in l. a. next month, the Recording Academy proclaimed on Wed.
Jon Stewart are the host of the event, which is able to be control at the l. a. Convention Center on Feb. 8, 2 nights before the Grammy Awards ceremony. Mr. Springsteen is being feted because the MusiCares “Person of the Year,” Associate in Nursing honor given to performers UN agency stand out not just for their music however conjointly for his or her philanthropic gift. The concert’s take head to programs pass the MusiCares Foundation, a charity established in 1989 by the Recording Academy that helps musicians facing dependence, health issues and money troubles.
The performers, most of whom are in city for the Grammys, can peform songs from adult male. Springsteen’s catalog. Others scheduled to seem embody Juanes, Alabama Shakes, Jackson Browne, Patti Smith, song thrush Staples, Sting and Eddie Vedder.