December 2001

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - In ceremonies held at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City on Tuesday, December 4, 2001, Carole King was honored as a New York Hero by the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences. The Recording Academy's New York Hero awards are bestowed upon artists with ties to New York City. Recipients are honored for their lifelong contributions to the industry as well as for their good works outside of the music arena.

Carole King was AOL Music's "Artist of the Day" on Thursday, December 6, 2001.

Carole was featured on AOL's home page where you can click through to the "Artist of the Day" page. The daily feature previews today's hottest artists--let's you download music selections from their new album, includes a short biography, and allows you to be the critic, by rating the album either "Sizzlin'," "Lukewarm" or "Ice Cold."

AOL Music also features Listening Parties, free Music Cards and Music News.