Producer and recording artist Dr. Dre and many producers, engineers, and artistic professionals will gather on Wednesday, Jan. 22 at Village Studios in West Los Angeles for the Recording Academy®'s 13th annual Producers & Engineers Wing® GRAMMY® Week celebration. Known as the official kickoff to GRAMMY Week, the event will pay tribute to the artistic achievements and innovations of Dre.
"Dr. Dre is an influential force in music," said Deborah Dugan, President/CEO of the Recording Academy. "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."
In addition to celebrating Dre's legacy, the event will also salute the overall industry influence of the Producers & Engineers Wing's more than 6,400 professional members and their commitment to the field of recording. Year-round, the Producers & Engineers Wing continues to advocate for excellence and best practices in sound recording, audio technologies, and education in the recording arts, along with proper crediting, recognition, and rights for music creators.
GRAMMY Week culminates with the 62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards® on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, airing live on the CBS Television Network, at 8 p.m. ET/PT.