News

May 2013

A new single from Carole King available exclusively on iTunes.  "I Believe In Loving You" written by Carole King and Hal David.  Produced by Louise Goffin

Click HERE to listen and purchase on iTunes.

Carole King, James Taylor, Aerosmith, Jimmy Buffett and many other bands performed at “Boston Strong: An Evening of Support and Celebration” in Boston on May 30. The concert raised money for One Fund, a collection for victims of the Boston Marathon attack. 

For more information go to aconcertforboston.org.  To view photos, please visit our Gallery.

The President and First Lady hosted a concert "Carole King: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize In Performance at the White House".  President Obama presented the award as he did when the Library of Congress honored Stevie Wonder (2009), Sir Paul McCartney (2010), and the songwriting team of Burt Bacharach and Hal David (2012). 

The Library of Congress announced in late 2012 that Carole King had been named the 2013 recipient of the prestigious Gershwin Prize for Popular Song; the first woman to receive the distinction given to songwriters for a body of work.

Carole King spoke up for America's wild horses in a featured interview on the Today Show, Tuesday, May 14th.  The piece delves into the wild horse controversy as the focus of a news segment by NBC News Senior Investigative Correspondent Lisa Myers.

In case you missed it, here's a direct link to NBC News and Open Channel.

The esteemed Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA bestowed Honorary Doctor of Music degrees to Carole King, Willie Nelson and Annie Lennox at their commencement on May 11 at the Agganis Arena at Boston University.

Current students paid tribute to the honorees during the traditional concert held the night before the ceremony, by performing music associated with their careers. 

Carole King performed "So Far Away" at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in recognition of her former producer and manager Lou Adler, who received the Ahmet Ertegun Award for Lifetime Achievement.  

The 28th Annual Rock and Rock Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony was held at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles on April 18, 2013.

From more about Lou Adler click HERE.

For more about the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame click HERE.