Spin : Rock the Vote Honors President Clinton, Bono, Stingsamedi 12 février 2000
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From Spin :
Rock the Vote Honors President Clinton, Bono, Sting
U2 frontman Bono, Sting, and President Bill Clinton are amongRock the Vote’s just announced Patrick Lippert Award winners.The awards (named for Rock the Vote’s first exec, Lippert, whodied in 1993) will be presented at LA’s House of Blues venue onFebruary 22 (previously confirmed performers include Grammyominees Macy Gray, and Moby). According to sources, RTV willhonor Bono for his continued commitment to organizations likeAmnesty International, and, most recently the Jubilee 2000 andNet Aid programs, which strive to wipe out Third World debt.Sting will be honored for his continued efforts to save theBrazilian rain forests. Clinton, who will receive the organization’sNation Award, is expected to accept via a videotaped address.As reported earlier RIAA CEO Hilary Rosen will receive theFounders Award for her commitment to Rock the Vote. To findout more, go to www.rockthevote.com.