On December 4th, 2012, Carole King was honored in an All-Star celebration for her legendary body of work and her impact on the music world as an artist and songwriter. Held at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, the sold-out event, “You’ve Got a Friend: A Live Celebration of Carole King and Her Music,” benefited The Painted Turtle, a SeriousFun Camp founded by Paul Newman. The evening showcased King’s impact on the world of music, and her ongoing support of Paul Newman’s philosophy and The Painted Turtle’s mission. Highlights of the evening included performances by campers whose spirits, like Carole’s music, resonated throughout the evening.
Carole was joined on stage by an esteemed line-up of today’s premier artists gathered to salute her.
HOSTS: Danny Devito, Jack Nicholson and Quincy Jones
PERFORMERS: Alicia Keys, Katy Perry, John Legend, Amy Grant, Herb Alpert, Lani Hall, Jesse McCartney, Jakob Dylan, Darlene Love, Merry Clayton and Nikki Yanofsky and Carole King herself. Featuring appearances and performances from The Painted Turtle campers.