Annie Lennox, 2013

 

Iconic singer, songwriter and philanthropist.

David Munns OBE, Chairman of the MITS Award committee:

“This year the MITS Award is being presented to Annie in recognition of her universally acclaimed status as artist, songwriter, HIV/Aids Activist and social activist who indefatigably supports and raises awareness for HIV charities in Africa, and champions humanitarian causes.  One of Britain’s most successful songwriters, the recipient of eight BRIT Awards, four Ivor Awards and four Grammys and the most successful female British artist in UK music history with over 80 million records sold worldwide: Annie Lennox we salute and celebrate you.”

I’m incredibly touched and honoured to be considered as a recipient of the 22nd Music Industry Trusts Award.”

Annie Lennox

“This is very much an award from the wider British music business to
honour Annie Lennox’s unique contributions to our industry.”

David Munns