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Kennedy Center Honors

Billy Joel

Billy Joel, 4 Others Receive Kennedy Center Honors

The “Piano Man” who became one of the world’s best-selling artists of all time with such hits as “Just the Way You Are,” “Uptown Girl” and “Allentown” was awarded the nation’s highest honor Sunday for influencing American culture through the arts.

12/08/2013

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Martin Scorsese Honored With D.C. Humanities Lecture

Filmmaker Martin Scorsese is being honored by one of Washington’s cultural institutions.

04/03/2013

Raul Esparza

Kennedy Center Announces Review Of Honors Process

The Kennedy Center in Washington is reviewing the way it selects artists who receive the high-profile Kennedy Center Honors each year after a group said it was excluding Latinos.

01/07/2013