96273830 Grab Ahold of MusiCares Tribute to Neil Young on DVD

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Neil Young was honored as MusiCares Person of the Year for 2010 on January 29, 2010 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Most of you probably weren’t able to attend this fantastic event, but now you’ll be able catch it all in the comfort of your own home.

This is great, because now you can wear your favorite sweatpants and sit in your comfy recliner instead of dusting off that penguin suit you have in the back of your closet.

The tribute included performances of over a dozen of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Neil Young[/lastfm]’s hits by various musicians like Elton John, James Taylor, and John Fogerty. Have a look at the complete list of performers:

  • “Rockin’ In The Free World” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Keith Urban[/lastfm]/[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Fogerty[/lastfm]/[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Booker T. Jones[/lastfm]
  • “Only Love Can Break Your Heart” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Lady Antebellum[/lastfm]
  • “The Needle & The Damage Done” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Dave Matthews[/lastfm]
  • “Tell Me Why” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Norah Jones[/lastfm]
  • “Cinnamon Girl” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Dierks Bentley[/lastfm]/[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Booker T. Jones[/lastfm]
  • “Harvest Moon” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Josh Groban[/lastfm]
  • “Ohio” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Ben Harper[/lastfm]
  • “Don’t Let It Bring You Down” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jackson Browne[/lastfm]
  • “Broken Arrow” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Wilco[/lastfm]
  • “Lotta Love” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jason Mraz[/lastfm]/[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Shawn Colvin[/lastfm]
  • “(When You’re On) The Losing End” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Elvis Costello[/lastfm]
  • “Heart Of Gold” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]James Taylor[/lastfm]
  • “Down By The River” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Mellencamp[/lastfm]/[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]T Bone Burnett[/lastfm]
  • “Human Highway” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Crosby, Stills & Nash[/lastfm]
  • “Helpless” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Elton John[/lastfm]/[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Leon Russell[/lastfm]/[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Neko Case[/lastfm]/[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Sheryl Crow[/lastfm]
  • “Mr. Soul” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Ozomatli[/lastfm]
  • “Revolution Blues” – [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Everest[/lastfm]

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Young was honored for his body of work, as well as his philanthropic efforts during his career. Proceeds from the sales of Musicares: A Tribute To Neil Young will go to MusiCares, which offers programs that include emergency financial assistance, addiction recovery, outreach and leadership activities, and senior housing to those in the music community.

Watch John Fogerty, Keith Urban, & Booker T. Jones perform “Rockin’ In The Free World”
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