Eagles, Carole King, George Lucas Lead Kennedy Center HonoreesSome of the biggest pop culture figures of the '70s will be honored by the ceremony.
Sting on 'The Last Ship': 'I Didn't Want To Do a Jukebox Musical'He also discusses how the show's cast surprised him by performing at the Kennedy Center Honors.
Snoop Dogg Meets John Kerry and Tony Bennett at Kennedy Center HonorsSnoop Dogg has released a short video of his family's trip to the White House, where the rapper is seen exchanging pleasantries with the likes of singer Tony Bennett and politician John Kerry.
Watch the Kennedy Center Honor Billy Joel, Santana & More This Sunday Earlier this month, Billy Joel and Carlos Santana were among a handful of artists who were honored at the 36th Annual Kennedy Center Honors Ceremony, which highlights artists for their lifetime contributions to American culture.
Santana, Billy Joel To Receive Kennedy Center Honors Carlos Santana and Billy Joel lead this year's honorees at the 36th Annual Kennedy Center Honors Ceremony. Also included this year is funk/jazz legend Herbie Hancock, opera singer Martina Arroyo and actress Shirley MacLaine.
Buddy Miller On Robert Plant Album: 'It's Just About Done'
Robert Plant Talks 2013 Plans: 'I Might Just Chill For A While'"I’m enjoying life and spending more time in America now. I really enjoy it. I’m becoming way more aware and opinionated and stimulated by these new adventures. Everybody says I’m workaholic, and I just keep going and going. And I will do that (again)." -- Robert Plant
Led Zeppelin, David Letterman, Buddy Guy Celebrated At 35th Annual Kennedy Center HonorsClearly, it was a departure for the Kennedy Center Honors. Now in it's 35th year, the ceremony started out by paying tribute to cultural icons like Fred Astaire, Ella Fitzgerald and Tennessee Williams. In recent years, rock has been represented more and more at this prestigious event, with Paul McCartney, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, Elton John and Bruce Springsteen all collecting the Kennedy Center medallion. But past ceremonies probably never got as loud as this year's.