American rock musicians Bruce Springsteen has received a special award at this year’s Tony Awards and performed at the ceremony.
Springsteen was awarded the trophy for his show, Springsteen on Broadway.
Springsteen on Broadway see’s The Boss play intimate theatres, the run being such a success it’s been extended until December 2018 and actor, Tom Hanks is joining him for the shows.
Talking of the experience Springsteen said:
“Being a part of the Broadway community has been a great thrill and an honor for me. It's been one of the most exciting things that I've ever experienced.”
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He also performed live at the event.
The Tony awards are to award great achievements in Broadway productions, to see a rock singer be recognised is HUGE!
From all of us, big congrats to The Boss.