Dr. Dre, who has previously produced countless hits for Eminem, Tupac, Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar, N.W.A., 50 Cent, The Game, Jay-Z, Nas, Busta Rhymes, Xzibit Anderson .Paak, Gwen Stefani, Mary J. Blige and many more, will be honored by the Recording Academy for his trailblazing production work in his career.
The Recording Academy announced it today that its Producers & Engineers Wing will pay tribute to the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer on Jan. 22 at Village Studios in Los Angeles. The event takes place four days before the 2020 Grammys.
“Dr. Dre is an influential force in music. Dre breaks boundaries and inspires music creators across every genre. His evolution as a producer solidifies him as a leader of the pack within our industry, and we watch in amazement as he continues to shape the future of music.” – said Deborah Dugan, President/CEO of the Recording Academy.
Check the official announcement below:
We're thrilled to announce that the #RecordingAcademy's #PandEWing will honor the artistic achievements and innovations of six-time GRAMMY winner @DrDre during GRAMMY Week in January 2020! #GRAMMYshttps://t.co/hA5PDXWgEw
— Recording Academy / GRAMMYs (@RecordingAcad) November 1, 2019