Rep. Darrell Issa, Garth Brooks, Sen. Dick Durbin, and Recording Academy President/CEO Neil Portnow at the GRAMMYs on the Hill Awards
2010 GRAMMYs On The Hill Awards Held In Washington, D.C.
On April 13, 2010, the GRAMMYs on the Hill Awards was held at the Liaison Capitol Hill hotel. This year's honorees were GRAMMY Award-winner Garth Brooks, Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Rep. Darrell Issa (D-Calif). ASCAP President and Chairman of the Board Paul Williams served as the evening's emcee, while the guests were treated to performances by Nashville-based bluegrass band Jypsi; Wayne Kirkpatrick, Gordon Kennedy, and Tommy Sims; longtime songwriters for Garth Brooks; and Marc Roberge, O.A.R. frontman. This year's event was the largest in history with nearly 400 people in attendance.