The Tribute to Heroes And Legends Awards and Scholarship Dinner has been a Hollywood staple for the last 28 years. From Motown superstars, to familiar faces from TV and film, the annual HAL Awards has honored many of the most beloved stars of our generation.
The nine awards that HAL bestows each year include Outstanding Achievement Music, Theatre and TV/Film, The Icon Award, Legacy Award, Pioneer Award, Cornerstone Award, Pacesetter Award and The Unsung Hero Award. Recipients include: The Temptations, Smokey Robinson, Isley Brothers, The Whispers, The Originals, Thelma Houston, Chaka Khan, The Supremes, The Four Tops, Wesley Snipes, Reginald Veljohnson, Craig T. Nelson, Della Reese, Roger Mosley, Chris Tucker, Regina King, Tyrese Gibson, Ernie Hudson, Bill Withers, George Clinton and many, many more! All of these honorees, plus presenters that include Vivica Fox, Tom Selleck, David Cassidy, Quincy Jones, Gladys Knight, Freda Payne, Marla Gibbs, Billy Vera, Ray Parker, Jr., Mel Carter and Berry Gordy will be invited back for the 25th Anniversary Reunion.
The annual event is always star-studded and fast moving with musical salutes and film clips showcasing the outstanding work of these talented honorees. This popular event is a tribute to artists who remain timeless through music that has transcended fads, genres and generations!