Judy Collins, Shelly Peiken and Noelle Scaggs will be honored at the upcoming 2023 She Rocks Awards, presented by the Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN). Recognizing women who stand out as innovators and role models in the music industry, the 11th annual live awards event will take place on Thursday, April 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Ranch in Anaheim, Calif. during the NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) Show.
“I am always astounded by the passionate and meaningful accomplishments of the ground-breaking women in music that we honor,” Laura B. Whitmore, founder of the WiMN and co-producer of the She Rocks Awards, said in a statement. “This year we’ll turn it up to 11 for our 11th anniversary! I am excited to shine a spotlight on these fantastic role models…with more to come!”
More 2023 She Rocks Awards honorees will be announced soon.
Past honorees of the She Rocks Awards include The Go-Go’s, Dionne Warwick, Nancy Wilson, Lzzy Hale, Gloria Gaynor, Linda Perry, Melissa Etheridge, Pat Benatar, The B-52s, Colbie Caillat, Sheila E, Chaka Khan, Ronnie Spector, Orianthi and The Bangles.
This event is open to the public; a NAMM Show badge is not required to attend the She Rocks Awards. A portion of the proceeds from this year’s awards will benefit the NAMM Foundation and Diversify the Stage. Find out more and purchase tickets at sherocksawards.com.
Founded in 2012, the Women’s International Music Network unites women who work within all facets of the music and audio industries. With theWiMN.com as its hub, the WiMN provides a community for women within the industry. For more information, visit www.TheWiMN.com
Here’s a closer look at this year’s honorees: