Music News Digest: Week Of August 29, 2021

During the week of August 29, 2021, Smokey Robinson was announced as being among the honorees at this year’s Songs of Hope virtual gala. The Motown legend and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer will receive the Clive Davis Legend in Songwriting award for his numerous career achievements as a composer. Jimmy Jam will co-host the awards ceremonies to be streamed on September 30.