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MusiCares Person of the Year Tribute: Paul McCartney
VENUE: Los Angeles Convention Center
AUDIENCE: Over 3,000 Artists and Music Industry Executives
• Raised over $6.5 million, the most for any MusiCares Person of the Year Tribute
• Proceeds provide assistance for musicians in times of need
• Produced by Bounce annually for two decades
This star-studded event is an integral part of GRAMMY week. Honoring Paul McCartney for his philanthropic work, the event was hosted by Eddie Izzard. The show featured Paul McCartney’s songs performed by stars such as Katy Perry, Coldplay, Tony Bennett, Alicia Keys, Foo Fighters, and more. Paul performed an opening medley of hits, with an introductory performance by the cast of Cirque du Soleil’s “The Beatles: LOVE.” To close the show, he performed both his hits of the past decades and selections from his new album.