Kylie to get special Silver Clef Award

By | Published on Monday 25 June 2012

Kylie Minogue

Music therapy charity Nordoff Robbins has announced that it will present Kylie Minogue with a brand new gong at its fund-raising Silver Clef Awards later this week. The prize will be the 25th Anniversary Silver Clef Award, celebrating Minogue’s 25 years in pop.

Commenting on the award, Minogue told CMU: “I am thrilled and honoured to be receiving the 25th Anniversary O2 Silver Clef Award from Nordoff Robbins. The work that Nordoff Robbins does, using music therapy to transform the lives of vulnerable children and adults is amazing. This will be a special event and I am delighted to be able to attend and reunite with many friends too”.

Meanwhile Nordoff Robbins Chairman David Munns told reporters: “Kylie Minogue is a legend and also an international treasure. Her success across the music industry has been meteoric from the start and she is the obvious choice for our unique 25th Anniversary O2 Silver Clef Award. We are thrilled to be celebrating her success”.

The awards take place in London on Friday. Other musicians to be honoured include Andrew Lloyd Webber, Jessie J, Michael Bublé, Emilé Sande, Conor Maynard, Fatboy Slim, Manic Street Preachers, and Laura Wright.