McBride Saluted for Abuse Awareness

Martina McBride will take part in Redbook magazine’s Mothers and Shakers awards on Tuesday (Sept. 16) in New York City. She is being honored for her crusade against domestic violence, especially in songs like “Independence Day,” “A Broken Wing” and “Concrete Angel.” In addition, Maya Angelou will present the Grammys Heroes’ Award to McBride on Wednesday (Sept. 17) in Washington, D.C., for speaking out about domestic violence. 09/16/03