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Paul McCartney Honored

                 Add another honor to the list  for Sir Paul McCartney. The legendary singer/songwriter will be honored as Grammy award’s 2012 MusicCares Person of the Year. MusicCares is a program that ensures music people have a place to turn in times of financial, medical and personal need. Sir Paul is being honored not just for his creative accomplishments, but also for his lifelong range of philanthropic activities said Neil Portnow, president of the MusicCares program . Ever modest, McCartney had this to say: "I've been given a great gift -- a life making music -- and it's my privilege to try to make the world a better place by giving back," said McCartney. "For more than 20 years, MusicCares has helped so many music people in times of crisis -- whether with emergency financial assistance or access to addiction recovery resources -- and it is an honor to be recognized as the 2012 MusicCares Person of the Year." Mccartney will be honored in February, 2 days before the 54th annual Grammy Award presentation.  If you have the funds, there’s a silent auction, with an exclusive selection of luxury items, VIP experiences and one-of-a-kind celebrity memorabilia for bidding guests. The reception and silent auction will be followed by a dinner, the award presentation and a star-studded tribute concert.  Proceeds from the February 12 concert and auction will go to the MusicCares program. Congratulations to Sir Paul  McCartney!

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