Joe Nichols to Perform at Event Honoring the Dalai Lama

Joe Nichols will perform his current single, “Believers,” during a ceremony to present the Dalai Lama with the Freedom Award, the highest honor given by the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, Tenn. The presentation takes place Sept. 23 at the Lorraine Hotel, the Memphis hotel where Dr. Martin Luther King was assassinated in 1968. Nichols and Natalie Cole will also perform a charity concert at the Cannon Center. Hosted by the Dalai Lama, money raised will benefit his foundation, the Missing Peace Music and Art Program.