Sunset Lane Entertainment Sizzle Reel

March 14, 2017

RIP Tommy LiPuma

NEWS RELEASE

The Recording Academy® Statement re: Tommy LiPuma
March 14, 2017


Tommy LiPuma was an industry giant whose name became synonymous with sophisticated pop and jazz. His productions resulted in a Record Of The Year GRAMMY with George Benson for “This Masquerade,” an Album Of The Year trophy for Natalie Cole’s Unforgettable With Love, as well as GRAMMYs with Diana Krall and Paul McCartney. He also established or had significant leadership roles at labels such as Blue Thumb, A&M, Warner Bros., GRP, and Verve. Our deepest condolences go out to Tommy's family, friends, and creative counterparts. 

Neil Portnow
President/CEO
The Recording Academy