Sponsored by Positive Grid, returning on Friday, January 22, 2021 will be the ninth annual She Rocks Awards, to ‘honor women who display unique talent and leadership within the music industry’. Leading the procession is previous Inspire Award winner and frontwoman of rock herself, powerhouse Halestorm vocalist Lzzy Hale, who will be accompanied by Lyndsey Parker (Yahoo Entertainment) who will be hosting the pre-show countdown.
Founder of She Rocks Awards Laura B. Whitmore comments: “The She Rocks Awards was created to bring us together and lift us all up with an evening of positive community and shared experience. This year is no different! I am so thrilled to honor these amazing role models and share their inspiring stories.”
With a mission “to create a hub to connect women in all facets of the music industry” who better to announce the 2021 honouree list than The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN). Among this year’s diverse recipient list are lead singer of two-time GRAMMY® Award-winning Evanescence, Amy Lee, iconic Runaways lead vocalist Cheir Currie, multi-genre drummer Cindy Blackman, groundbreaking punk rockers The Go-Go’s, all format performer Margaret Cho, pianist and producer Starr Parodi, On-Stage and The Music People president Sharon Hennessey, renowned engineer, mixer, collaborator and project manager Ann Mincieli, Music for Peloton Interactive, senior vice president Gwen Bethel Riley and nonprofit executive director of Calling All Crows, Kim Warnick.
Although this year will be virtual to fit the current mould, the evening will still be as high energy as ever! Including celebrity appearances, music performances, speeches, awards and much, much more. With sponsorship by PRS Guitars the intense and intuitive Magnolia Boulevard will be filling the opening act boots, alongside Lexington and Kentucky. For the ultimate She Rocks experience, the 2021 virtual event is open to the public, with VIP tickets, an afterparty and a VIP gift box on offer, that can all be purchased at sherocksawards.com.
Join She Rocks live on Friday, January 22, 2021 6:00 pm PT / 9:00 pm ET.
Watch the 2020 She Rocks Awards Highlights below: