Eurythmics' Dave Stewart and three members of The Band were among the contributors to the group's sixth studio album.
Richard's fabulous debut album was also the only US top 20 pop chart LP for the Georgia Peach.
The legendary musician will receive the award at the annual ceremony on 9 May in Toronto.
From being booed with Dylan to changing the course of music, The Band’s Robbie Robertson recalls a unique “circle of creativity”.
His fourth solo album was a celebration of both Eric's refuelled creativity and some great musical relationships.
The album draws from the American roots music panoply of country, blues, R&B, gospel, soul, and rockabilly and has been widely acclaimed.
The 1974 album continued the huge success that Ringo enjoyed in the years after The Beatles' demise.
Robbie Robertson discusses compiling ‘Testimony’ and writing his memoir.
On June 19, 1976, the Neil Diamond album ‘Beautiful Noise’ album produced a US Hot 100 entry in the stirring ‘If You Know What I Mean.’
One of the great catalogues in American rock history returns to vinyl on July 31, with USM’s global release of ‘The Band: The Capitol Albums 1968-1977.’