Four-time Grammy-winning gospel artist Yolanda Adams and stage & screen star Kristin Chenoweth will be among the honorees saluted at the Recording Academy’s 2019 Grammys on the Hill Awards. The organization’s annual mix of music and politics will take place April 9 at Hamilton Live in Washington, D.C.
Adams, who currently serves as the Recording Academy Texas Chapter President, will receive the Recording Academy’s Creators Leadership Award in recognition of her decades of advocacy work supporting fellow creators. Also, Chenoweth, a Tony- and Emmy Award-winning actress and singer, will be celebrated for her philanthropic contributions to the music community with the Grammys on the Hill Philanthropist Award. Both are longtime supporters of MusiCares.