Order of the British Empire

  1. Pete Tong, Katherine Jenkins Named in New Year Honours List

    January 02, 2014 6:13 AM EST Veteran club DJ and BBC Radio 1 presenter Pete Tong and Welsh opera singer Katherine Jenkins were among those named by the Queen to the New Year Honours list. Tong was awarded an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire), while Jenkins is gi ...

  2. Queen Honors EMI's Nicoli, Harris

    June 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT EMI Group chairman Eric Nicoli was recognized in Queen Elizabeth II's Birthday Honours list, published Saturday (June 17). Nicoli was named a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) for ser EMI Group chairman Eric Nicoli was recogn ...

  3. Jones, Dankworth Head New Year Honours

    January 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Welsh singer Tom Jones and jazz musician John Dankworth were both made knights in the New Year Honours list, published Saturday (Dec. 31), for services to music. Welsh singer Tom Jones and jazz musician John Dankworth were both made knights in the ...

  4. Queen Honors Roger Daltrey

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the Who, was made a CBE (Commander of the British Empire) in the Queen's New Year Honors List, made public Dec. 31. Roger Daltrey, lead singer of the Who, was made a CBE (Commander of the British Empire) in the Q ...

  5. OBE's For Clayman, Shadows

    June 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Queen's Birthday accolades for music biz vets. Veteran concert promoter Barry Clayman is among the music business notables recognized in the Queen's Birthday Honours list, published June 12. Clayman, currently senior VP of UK Music at Cl ...