Trisha Yearwood to be Honored During ASCAP Country Music Awards

"The Song Remembers When" singer will be honored at special event which honors the best of ASCAP's singers, songwriters and publishers.

ASCAP will honor Trisha Yearwood with its Voice of Music Award at the 53rd annual ASCAP Country Music Awards, to be held on Monday, November 2, 2015 at the Omni Nashville Hotel. The invitation-only, black-tie gala will also honor the songwriters and publishers of ASCAP's most performed country songs from April 1, 2014 through March 31, 2015.

The ASCAP Voice of Music Award is a prestigious honor that ASCAP presents to songwriters and artists whose music gives voice to the spirit of a generation. Each recipient possesses a unique style of creative genius that will inspire and enrich generations to come. Past recipients include George Strait, Amy Grant, Kenny Chesney and more.

The 53rd annual ASCAP Country Music Awards will include the announcements of the ASCAP Country Music Songwriter of the Year, Song of the Year and Publisher of the Year. The evening will feature live performances of the top five most performed songs by the award-winning songwriters and the artists who recorded them.