John Prine will be honored at the upcoming 2020 American Association of Independent Music Libera Awards (A2IM) on June 18 in New York. The prolific singer/songwriter will be celebrated with the independent icon award at the ceremony, held at Ziegfeld Ballroom, as well as performing.

Previously, Prine took was awarded at the 2019 Libera Awards, winning best country/Americana album and best American roots/folk album for 2018’s The Tree of Forgiveness. In addition to Prine being recognized at the Libera Awards, punk rocker Alejandro Escovedo will also perform and receive the independent icon award.

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