Kix Brooks Receives CMA President’s Award

Kix Brooks of Brooks & Dunn is the latest recipient of the CMA President’s Award. CMA president Charlie Anderson presented the award during the CMA’s recent board meetings in Chicago. Brooks was recognized for his contribution of time, commitment and work provided to the CMA since joining the board in 1997. “Kix has served as an important voice for our artists on the board,” said CMA executive director Ed Benson. “He stands up for what he believes is right, and he gives both his time and energy to fulfill CMA’s goals of increasing visibility and opportunities for country music. Kix is a strong supporter of the CMA Music Festival/Fan Fair, the CMA Awards and other CMA activities. It is extremely appropriate to honor him in this way.” 09/24/03