Katy Perry Honored At Music Industry Event
Katy Perry has been feted by music industry bosses after she was named Artist of the Year at the NARM Music Business Association Awards on Thursday.
The pop singer was honored for her stellar chart success over the last 12 months during the dinner at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza hotel in Culver City, California.
NARM President Jim Donio, who presented Perry with the prize, said of her win, “Katy’s music was absolutely everywhere over the past year, and her dominance of the singles charts is a nearly unprecedented accomplishment. She has unquestionably blossomed into a true global superstar and has earned this award in every sense of the word.”
It was also a big night for Lionel Richie, who received the prestigious Chairman’s Award for Sustained Creative Achievement.