News

June 2004

Special July '04 Issue Dedicated to Special Election Coverage

LOS ANGELES, CA - Carole King graced the cover and was the featured artist in the July 2004 issue of Performing Songwriter Magazine. The magazine, committed to supporting the art, career, and importance of the songwriting community, acted to dedicate it's July 2004 issue to the music community's stance on the importance of this year's presidential election, after noting King's commitment to activism.

LOS ANGELES, CA - The June 24th issue of Rolling Stone Magazine featured the '50 Moments That Changed the History of Rock'.

"Inside the Hit Factory" which featured comments from Gerry Goffin and Carole King, has been cited as the third chronological landmark "moment" following Elvis Presley's recordings at Sun Records and Chuck Berry's signing to Chicago's Chess Records.

LOS ANGELES, CA - Carole King presented the Spirit of Liberty Award to Senator Richard Durbin at this year's SPIRIT OF LIBERTY CELEBRATION on June 14, 2004 in Chicago.

The annual presentation of the Spirit of Liberty Award and the Defender of Democracry Award are given by People For the American Way and the People For the American Way Foundation, to individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to advancing the values and principles at the core of the American Way: freedom of religion, tolerance, civic responsibility and equal opportunity.