Carole Honored with Johnny Mercer Award

Carole at Songwriters Hall of Fame (Getty Images)

Carole received the prestigious Johnny Mercer award for on June 13th…

“The Johnny Mercer Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Songwriters Hall of Fame, is exclusively reserved for a songwriter or songwriting team who has already been inducted in a prior year, and whose body of work is of such high quality and impact, that it upholds the gold standard set by the legendary Johnny Mercer. Carole Bayer Sager was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1987.”

 

Carole Bayer Sager recipient of the 2019 Johnny Mercer Award

 

Patti LaBelle, Carole and Clive Davis (Getty Images)

 

Clive Davis awarded Carol Bayer Sager with the highest honor bestowed by Songwriters Hall Of Fame, the Johnny Mercer Award. Carol Bayer Sager went on to perform a stunning rendition of the iconic hit “That’s What Friends Are For,” with guest appearances by Patti LaBelle, Jonas Myrin, Desmond Child and Jordan Smith.

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