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In memoriam


Last year, the in memoriam segment was criticized for leaving out Etta James and Don Cornelius while another death, that of Whitney Houston, loomed over the ceremony.

Who will the Recording Academy honor in this year’s segment? Here are some possibilities: Singer Robin Gibb, singer Davy Jones, singer Andy Williams, singer Donna Summer, producer Dick Clark, musician Ravi Shankar, singer Jenni Rivera and singer Patti Page.

– Journal Gazette