Justin Timberlake to Receive Icon Award from Songwriters Hall of Fame
Justin Timberlake will be bringing the sexy back to songwriting when he receives the Contemporary Icon Award from the Songwriters Hall of Fame next month. According to the Associated Press, he will be just the second person to receive the award. Lady Gaga earned the Icon award in 2015. The Songwriters Hall said the honor is given to a “songwriter-artist who has attained an iconic status in pop culture.” Timberlake will receive the award on June 13 during the organization’s 50th annual induction ceremony. The list of artists in the 2019 Songwriters Hall class is Missy Elliott, Cat Stevens, John Prine, Tom T. Hall, Jack Tempchin, and Dallas Austin.