Def Jam Founder Rick Rubin To Be Honored By David Lynch Foundation [Details]
On Thursday, Feb. 27, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles legendary music producer Rick Rubin will receive the Lifetime of Harmony Award from the David Lynch Foundation. Since Lynch established the foundation eight years ago it has provided scholarships to teach meditation techniques to more than 300,000 people, including veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, female survivors of domestic violence and underserved inner-city students.
Rick Rubin, former co-president of Columbia Records andthe co-founder of Def Jam Records, will receive the award through the foundations new performance arts events division, DLF Live. Damien Rice, Jake Bugg, the Dixie Chick and surprise guest artists will provide the entertainment for the night.