June 2015

On January 24, 2014, Carole King was honored as the 2014 MusiCares® Person of the Year at a gala event in Los Angeles, CA.  Carole and a cast of superstar guests performed some of the quintessential songs from her renowned and celebrated career.  

Performers include Sara Bareilles, Zac Brown, Gloria Estefan, Amy Grant, Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga, Miranda Lambert, Martina McBride, Leah McFall, Miguel, Paul Mirkovich, Kacey Musgraves, Jason Mraz, Jennifer Nettles, P!nk, LeAnn Rimes, James Taylor, Train, Steven Tyler, and more.

Abby Mueller (Broadway's Kinky Boots) stars in the title role of the national tour of Beautiful — The Carole King Musical, which launches Sept. 15 at the Providence Performing Arts Center in Rhode Island.  Abby is the sister of Jessie Mueller, who won the Tony Award in 2014 for Best Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of King in the show's Broadway production.