The Commodores to Receive AutoZone Liberty Bowl’s Outstanding Achievement Award
Pop and Motown Legends to Headline President’s Gala and Halftime Show
Grammy Award-winning group The Commodores have been selected as the recipient of the 2016 AutoZone Liberty Bowl’s Outstanding Achievement Award. Each year, this award is presented in recognition of excellence in the field of music and entertainment, as well as service to the community. The Commodores will receive the award at the President’s Gala at the Peabody Hotel at 6:30 pm on December 29, 2016. Past recipients include Danny Thomas, Elvis Presley, B.B. King, Lou Rawls, Clint Black, Little Richard, Alabama, The Beach Boys, LeAnn Rimes, The O’Jays, KC & The Sunshine Band, The Temptations and Big & Rich.
The Commodores will be the headline honoree at the President’s Gala Dinner Dance and star in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl’s halftime spectacular on December 30, 2016. The AutoZone Liberty Bowl game will kick off at 11 am.
The Commodores have been churning out hit after hit for three decades. Today, The Commodores remain a force in the music industry performing their many hit songs in high-energy shows on their worldwide tour.
The Commodores have sold 70 million albums with seven #1 Hits. The Commodores list of hit songs includes “Easy”, Three Times a Lady”, “Nightshift”, “Brick House”, “Lady (You Bring Me Up)” and “Still”.
For tickets to the AutoZone Liberty Bowl Presidents’ Gala or the AutoZone Liberty Bowl Football Classic, call the AutoZone Liberty Bowl at (901) 795-7700 or visit the Tickets Page of our website.