awards for arts achievement
Public Leadership in the Arts Awards
Lifetime Achievement Honoree
Singer/songwriter Gloria Estefan was presented with a 2008 National Leadership in the Arts Award for Lifetime Achievement in Arts on June 23, 2008. Americans for the Arts and The United States Conference of Mayors honored Ms. Estefan for her contributions as an artist, humanitarian, and life-long supporter of music. Named the "Queen of Latin Pop," Ms. Estefan is a five-time Grammy Award winner and is among the top 100 best selling music artists with over 90 million albums sold worldwide.