Carrie Underwood, Garth Brooks Lead Frank Sinatra TV Tribute Concert

(Radio.com) The Recording Academy announced that they will honor Frank Sinatra with Sinatra 100 - An All-Star GRAMMY Concert which will be televised on CBS later this year.

The all-star performance lineup for the special event includes Tony Bennett, Garth Brooks, Alicia Keys, John Legend, Carrie Underwood and Usher. The special event will air on December 6th in celebration of what would have been Sinatra's 100th birthday (Sinatra was born on December 12th in Hoboken, NJ).

'Frank Sinatra is a voice for all generations. His showmanship and artistry have remained unmatched since he began performing professionally in the 1930s to his last recording 21 years ago," said Neil Portnow, President/CEO of The Recording Academy in a statement. Read more here.

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