Our Reader’s Queries
Who hosts Kennedy Center Honors?
In 2017, there was no official host, but Caroline Kennedy gave an introduction. Gloria Estefan hosted from mid-2018 to 2021, with LL Cool J taking over in 2019, and David Letterman hosting in late 2021. There was no designated host in 2022, but some past honorees stepped in to give an introduction.
What does the rainbow mean at the Kennedy Center?
Created by Ivan Chermayeff, the mastermind behind iconic logos for brands like National Geographic and NBC, the vibrant, rainbow-hued ribbon represents the diverse and adaptable talents found within the realm of performing arts.
Who are the 5 Kennedy Center honorees 2023?
Billy Crystal, Dionne Warwick, Renee Fleming, Queen Latifah, and Barry Gibb of the Bee Gees were honored at this year’s Kennedy Center ceremony. The event took place in Washington, D.C., and was a star-studded affair earlier this month.
Who is going to the Kennedy Center Honors?
The 2023 honorees feature comedian and actor Billy Crystal, opera singer Renée Fleming, the Bee Gees’ Barry Gibb, rapper and actress Queen Latifah, and singer Dionne Warwick.