@ Radio City Music Hall
The National Academy of Popular Music/Songwriters Hall of Fame celebrated its 20th annual Induction and Awards Dinner on Thursday May 11 at legendary Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
This year's inductees include Roy Orbison, Lee Adams, Leslie Bricusse, Eddie De Lange and Anthony Newley. Special Award recipients include Quincy Jones (the Sammy Cahn Lifetime Achievement Award) and Roger Enrico (the Patron of the Arts Award). Click on any of the inductee or award recipient names at right to read a biographical profile.
The National Academy of Popular Music/Songwriters Hall of Fame was founded in 1969 by songwriter Johnny Mercer and publishers Abe Olman and Howie Richmond. The NAPM/SHOF is also devoted to the development of new songwriting talent through workshops, showcases and scholarships.