Linda Ronstadt to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award
Taste of Country
Linda Ronstadt is one of several musical icons who will be honored for her lifetime of achievements in the music industry. Ronstadt is the latest artist to be announced as a recipient of a 2016 Special Merit Award from the Recording Academy. “Each year ...
Linda Ronstadt Earns Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award
Linda Ronstadt has been announced as a recipient of a 2016 Special Merit Award from the Recording Academy. The singer will receive one of the Academy's Lifetime Achievement Awards. As part of the Grammy Awards, Recording Academy Lifetime ...
Linda Ronstadt Hatched the Eagles' Glenn Frey, Don Henley
After touring together with Ronstadt in 1971, Frey and Henley formed the Eagles and its self-titled debut album included such hits as "Take It Easy," "Witchy Woman" and "Peaceful Easy Feeling," according to a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame biography.
Linda Ronstadt: Glenn Frey Had 'Raw Nerve and Gumption'
I first met Glenn through John David Souther—they had a duo called Longbranch Pennywhistle. I hired Glenn for my tour to replace Bernie Leadon, and I hired Don Henley, too, who I'd also seen play at the Troubadour. We weren't making enough money to ...