As was stated in an earlier post, Jack Clement was honored by some of today’s biggest artists, all of which have taken influence from him in one way or another. Recently, he was recognized my the First Lady, Michelle Obama. The congratulatory note is posted below.
I heard you were being honored, and I wanted to write you a short note to say congratulations. Throughout your remarkable career you have helped inspire some of our Nation’s most treasured musicians, and I know your legacy will live on in Nashville and beyond.
As you look back on your career, I hope you take great pride in all that you have accomplished over the years. Again, thank you for your many contributions to the music community, and I wish you all the best.