Chuck Wicks Performing at Grammy Block Party on West Coast

Chuck Wicks will join singers and musicians from several musical genres during Saturday’s (July 31) Grammy Block Party sponsored by the Los Angeles chapter of the Recording Academy. The outdoor event at the organization’s offices in Santa Monica, Calif., will benefit the nonprofit MusiCares Nashville Flood Relief Fund to help musicians who were impacted by the floods that hit Middle Tennessee in early May. Other performers include singer-songwriter AkaCassidy, pop singer Charice, R&B artist Raphael Saadiq and alternative Latin group La Santa Cecilia. Rickey Minor, band leader for The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, will serve as musical director for the fundraiser.