17 Annual Jus' Music Awards
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
2017 Jus` Blues Music Awards Conference Week
Tunica, MS June 8, 2017 – The Jus’ Blues Music Foundation, Inc. (JBMF) will be hosting their 17th annual summer event spectacular - the 2017 Jus` Blues Music Awards Conference, August 2nd through August 5th. We look forward to continuing our celebration of the legacy of the Blues down in the Delta at the fabulous Horseshoe Hotel & Casino in Tunica, MS.
Wednesday August 2nd will kick-off our celebration with the President's Honoree VIP Reception to welcome the 2017 Class of Living Legend Honorees.
Thursday August 3rd is the 2017 Jus` Blues Music Awards “Night of the Living Legends.” This spectacular formal banquet style event features great performances and entertainment tributes celebrating the achievements of internationally accomplished artists and industry professionals who have made an indelible mark in the history of Blues and Soul music. This year’s Honorees include: Archie Bell, Carl Sims, Ms. Jody, Karen Wolfe, Joe Louis Walker, Eugene “Hideaway” Bridges, Grady Champion, Tony Coleman, Benny Turner, Jim Alexander, Deitra Farr, Ronnie Baker Brooks, Leola Grey and Calvin Richardson. Our hosts this year are Bev Johnson and Willie Clayton.