Gershwin Prize

Lionel Richie Accepts the Gershwin Prize

Clip: Season 2022 | 7m 23s

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Lionel Richie delivers a passionate acceptance speech during The Library of Congress’ 2022 Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Watch the full show on PBS on May 17 9/8c.

Aired: 05/17/22 | Rating: NR

Corporate funding provided by Wells Fargo. Major support provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, AARP, The Leonore S. Gershwin Trust and The Ira & Leonore Gershwin Philanthropic Fund. Funding also provided by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers; FTS International; and William C. Burton. Travel provided by United Airlines.

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