Bobby Braddock, Willie Dixon, Robert Hunter & Jerry Garcia, Toby Keith, Cyndi Lauper and Linda Perry have been announced as the 2015 Songwriters Hall of Fame inductees. The seven artists will be given the honor at the 46th Annual Induction and Awards dinner, which will be held June 18 in New York City.
“Our 2015 lineup of inductees represents the rich diversity of American musical styles – Rock, Country, Blues and Pop – that have captivated the world over the past six decades,” said SHOF President & CEO Linda Moran. “Each one of these brilliant music creators have written instantly recognizable classics, songs that are both of their time and timeless. Our Annual Awards Gala is sure to be unforgettable.”
Since its creation in 1969, the Songwriters Hall of Fame has inducted over 400 writers and artists into its ranks.