BRIAN KENNEDY TO GET LEGEND AWARD
BELFAST singer Brian Kennedy is to be honoured at next year’s annual FATE Awards it was revealed.
The prestigious awards, which will be held in the Waterfront Hall on April 8 2011, will be awarding everything from Best Style Bar to Media Personality of the Year.
Michael Mervyn-Jones, Publisher of Fate Magazine, said: Brian Kennedy is without doubt a prime example of the representation of Northern Ireland success on the international stage.”
He is one of our greatest ambassadors and we are privileged to be honouring him with a well deserved legend award at the fifth annual Fate Awards in April next year.”
As well as receiving the Fate Legend Award, guests will be in for a real treat as Brian and his band will close the show with an exclusive set, at the biggest and best Fate Awards yet.
Speaking of the award Brian added: I love being a singer more than ever now that I’m celebrating 20 years in this business. I truly feel like it’s still the greatest privilege ever to be busy at what I love and getting any kind of recognition is always a thrill.”
When I heard I had been selected to receive the Fate legend award in my hometown of Belfast I was overwhelmed with pride and excitement and of course thanks.
I look forward to seeing everyone on the night and thank you again for awarding me with this incredible honour.
By Tina Calder /©FAMEmagazine.co.uk