MusiCares

Mission

MusiCares provides a safety net of critical assistance for music people in times of need. MusiCares' services and resources cover a wide range of financial, medical and personal emergencies, and each case is treated with integrity and confidentiality. MusiCares also focuses the resources and attention of the music industry on human service issues that directly impact the health and welfare of the music community.

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December 3, 2014

Yuletide super group Band Of Merrymakers have released their debut single "Must Be Christmas" via iTunes, with a portion of the proceeds benefitting the MusiCares Foundation.

September 23, 2014

Ten-time GRAMMY winner Bob Dylan will be honored as the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, two days prior to the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards.

September 2, 2014

 Members of the music community have adapted the ice bucket challenge for a new campaign benefiting MusiCares.

September 2, 2014

Through benefit concerts, VIP fan experiences, and autographed merchandise, artist support has allowed us to continue to fulfill the needs of so many.

August 28, 2014

The GRAMMY Foundation and MusiCares Foundation — the affiliated charities of The Recording Academy — announced that their respective Boards have elected new officers and members.

July 24, 2014

 Marty Stuart, a five-time GRAMMY-winning country music singer/songwriter, has hosted his Late Night Jam at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn., since 2001. A country music throwndown, hillbilly-homecoming rave-up, this variety show benefits MusiCares and gives artists of all ages and fame a chance onstage. We recently sat down with Stuart to learn more about this annual event.

May 23, 2014

Metallica have made their four-song acoustic set from the recent 10th annual MusiCares MAP Fund benefit concert available for purchase via digital download at LiveMetallica.com. The GRAMMY-winning band will donate all net proceeds from sales to the MusiCares MAP Fund, which provides members of the music community access to addiction recovery treatment regardless of their financial situation.

May 14, 2014

 Ozzy Osbourne and The Village studios owner/CEO Jeff Greenberg were honored at the 10th annual MusiCares MAP Fund benefit concert on May 12 in Los Angeles.