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The Commodores to be honored at Liberty Bowl

(Source: AutoZone Liberty Bowl) (Source: AutoZone Liberty Bowl)

A Grammy Award-winning band will be honored at this year’s AutoZone Liberty Bowl.

The Commodores received the 2016 Outstanding Achievement award.

The award is given for recognition of excellence in music and entertainment as well as service to the community.

The Commodores will receive the award at the President’s Gala at the Peabody Hotel at 6:30 p.m. on December 29, 2016.

Former winners of the award include Danny Thomas, Elvis Presley, B.B. King, LeAnn Rimes, and more.

The Commodores will also star In the Liberty Bowl’s halftime show on December 30. That game kicks off at 11 a.m.

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