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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May 9, 2016

GRAMMY nominee Andra Day added to MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit lineup. Angela Bassett to present Stevie Ray Vaughn Award to Stevie Robinson.

April 26, 2016

MusiCares has partnered with global watch and accessories brand Nixon for the spring release of the Rock LTD Collection, a limited edition capsule of one-of-a-kind timepieces designed with donated leather jackets, pants and guitar straps from some of the world’s largest names in music and sport.

March 31, 2016

Performers include GRAMMY nominees the Backstreet Boys, Tamar Braxton, El DeBarge, and Kem, and multiple GRAMMY winners Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds and Cee Lo Green. Robinson will give a closing performance with his touring band.

March 21, 2016

12th annual MusiCares MAP Fund tribute concert to honor GRAMMY winner Smokey Robinson on May 19 to raise funds for MusiCares' addiction recovery services.

March 14, 2016

 Free earplugs will be distributed at all of Pearl Jam's U.S. shows on the 2016 Spring Tour.

January 28, 2016

Yolanda Adams, Leon Bridges, Ellie Goulding, Dave Grohl, Rihanna, Chris Stapleton and Florence Welch announced as additional performers; Jimmy Kimmel to host MusiCares Person of the Year honoring Lionel Richie.

November 20, 2015

 Over 100 attendees enjoyed an intimate living room concert at the home of MusiCares Board Member Dr. Scott Powell.