Keith Urban, Harry Styles, Lorde, John Legend, Haim, and OneRepublic will perform at the 2018 MusiCares Person of the Year tribute concert honoring Fleetwood Mac. The evening will wrap with a performance by Fleetwood Mac. Additional guest performers will be announced in the near future.
The annual Person of the Year tribute concert benefits MusiCares and its efforts to provide human services and health programs to people in the music community in times of financial, medical, and personal need. Next year’s event will take place at Radio City Music Hall during Grammy week on Friday, Jan. 26.The MusiCares Person of the Year tribute event has not been held in New York City since 2003.
The first band to be honored as a MusiCares Person of the Year, Fleetwood Mac will be celebrated for its outstanding creative accomplishments and extensive charitable work. In addition to the tribute concert, the event will feature an award presentation and a live auction, followed by an official after-party at the New York Hilton Midtown and a silent auction offering exclusive selection of luxury items, celebrity memorabilia, and VIP experiences.
All of this will lead up to the 60th Annual Grammy Awards at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, Jan. 28. The awards show will be broadcast live on CBS at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT.
Tom Petty was honored as the 2017 MusiCares Person of the Year in February; the music legend died in October. Other former recipients include Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, Paul McCartney, Carole King, Bruce Springsteen, and Stevie Wonder.