Arts and Music

Gershwin Prize

This May, The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song salutes musician, Lionel Richie. Richie is an Alabama-born songwriter with a smooth voice and a deft touch for the romantic ballad. Lionel Richie’s unforgettable work has shown us that music can bring us together. Even when we face problems and disagree on issues, songs can show us what we have in common.

Lionel Richie: Gershwin Prize

55m 24s

Enjoy an all-star tribute to Lionel Richie, the 2022 recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, with performances by Lionel Richie, Garth Brooks, Gloria Estefan, Miguel, Boyz II Men, Luke Bryan, Andra Day, Chris Stapleton and Yolanda Adams — hosted by Anthony Anderson.

Episodes

  • Lionel Richie: Gershwin Prize: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Lionel Richie: Gershwin Prize

    S2022 E1 - 55m 24s

    Enjoy an all-star tribute to Lionel Richie, the 2022 recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, with performances by Lionel Richie, Garth Brooks, Gloria Estefan, Miguel, Boyz II Men, Luke Bryan, Andra Day, Chris Stapleton and Yolanda Adams — hosted by Anthony Anderson.

Extras + Features

  • The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize Salutes Lionel Richie: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize Salutes Lionel Richie

    S2022 - 50s

    This May, The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song salutes musician, Lionel Richie. Richie is an Alabama-born songwriter with a smooth voice and a deft touch for the romantic ballad. Lionel Richie’s unforgettable work has shown us that music can bring us together. Even when we face problems and disagree on issues, songs can show us what we have in common.

  • Lionel Richie Accepts the Gershwin Prize: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Lionel Richie Accepts the Gershwin Prize

    S2022 - 7m 23s

    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.

  • Lionel Richie: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize Teaser: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Lionel Richie: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize Teaser

    S2022 - 32s

    Mark your calendar and join us to celebrate Lionel Richie, the 2022 recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, with special guests Luke Bryan, Miguelmusic, Chris Stapleton and more! Premiering May 17 at 9/8c on PBS!

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