Idaho State Journal
Grammy awards set
February 28, 1975
Once again, professional members of the recording industry will vote the highest honor they can bestow on moreÂ than 50 winners when the 17th annual Grammy Awards Show gets underway live Saturday at 8 p.m. on channel 3.
Andy Williams is set to host the gala event which will originate from the Uris Theatre in New York City. Dr. Pepper and the Metropolitan Life I n s u r a n c e C o m p a n y, represented by Young & Rubican, are major sponsors of the 90-minute broadcast.
Among the presenters and recipients who will be present are Ann-Margaret, David Bowie, Harry Chapin, DavidÂ Essex, Roberta Flack, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Hamlisch, Waylon Jennings, Gladys Knight & The Pips, Andre Kostelanetz, Kris Kristofferson and Rita Coolidge, Bette Midler, Anna Moffo, Anne Murray, Tony Orlando and
Dawn, The Spinners, Ray Stevens, Paul Williams and Stevie Wonder.
The Grammy represents the highest achievement that one can receive in the recording industry. The more than fifty categories include all forms of recording; pop, rock, classical, jazz, rhythm and blues, country, documentary, comedy and children’s records, as well as crafts.