This morning, the television broadcast of Sir Paul's "Concert for New York City" received two Emmy nominations from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The first was the Outstanding Variety, Music Or Comedy Special category. Other nominations in this category were "The 74th Annual Academy Awards", "America: A Tribute To Heroes", The Carol Burnett Show Show Stoppers”, "Cirque Du Soleil’s Alegria", and the "Opening Ceremony Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Winter Games". The other nomination was for Art Direction for a Variety or Music Program.
The Emmy Awards will be presented at the Shrine Auditorium on September 22, 2002. The program will be broadcast live on NBC.
(kindly submitted by PLUGGED correspondent Joan M. Hopkins)
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