Songwriters to Aid Clooney Foundation

The second annual Singers' Salute to the Songwriter at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion on April 6 will raise funds for the Betty Clooney Foundation for the Brain Injured, a nonprofit organization serving those with traumatic head injuries.

The Singers' Award for Legendary Song Composition will be given to Jimmy Van Heusen, Sammy Fain, Henry Mancini, Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager and Stevie Wonder. The Arranger's Award will go to Billy May.

Honorary co-chairmen are Rosemary and Nick Clooney, for whose sister the foundation is named. Betty Clooney died as a result of brain injuries.

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