Country Artists Pay Tribute to Carole King at MusiCares Person of the Year Event

Country Artists Pay Tribute to Carole King at MusiCares Person of the Year Event

When it comes to honoring a prolific songwriter like Carole King, who has written classics like “You Make Me Feel (Like A Natural Woman),” “You’ve Got A Friend,” “It’s Too Late” and countless more, the biggest stars in music turn out to pay tribute.

Country Music was well represented at the 2014 MusiCares Person of the Year gala event, held last night at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Zac Brown, Miranda Lambert, Martina McBride, Kacey Musgraves, Jennifer Nettles and LeAnn Rimes were among the performers paying tribute to King. Proceeds from the event provide support for MusiCares, which ensures that those in the music industry have a place to turn in times of financial, medical and personal need.

Martina McBride, Miranda Lambert, Amy Grant and Jennifer Nettles perform a medley of Carole King hits onstage at The 2014 MusiCares Person Of The Year Gala Honoring  King at Los Angeles Convention Center on January 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Martina McBride, Miranda Lambert, Amy Grant and Jennifer Nettles perform a medley of Carole King hits onstage at The 2014 MusiCares Person Of The Year Gala Honoring King at Los Angeles Convention Center on January 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Honoree Carole King and singer-songwriters James Taylor, Zac Brown, Sara Bareilles and Jennifer Nettles and Jason Mraz perform onstage at 2014 MusiCares Person Of The Year Honoring Carole King at Los Angeles Convention Center on January 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Lester Cohen/WireImage)

Honoree Carole King and singer-songwriters James Taylor, Zac Brown, Sara Bareilles and Jennifer Nettles and Jason Mraz perform onstage at 2014 MusiCares Person Of The Year Honoring Carole King at Los Angeles Convention Center on January 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Lester Cohen/WireImage)

Carole King and Kacey Musgraves backstage at 2014 MusiCares Person Of The Year after Musgraves performed "Crying in the Rain" with Miguel.  (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)

Carole King and Kacey Musgraves backstage at 2014 MusiCares Person Of The Year after Musgraves performed “Crying in the Rain” with Miguel. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)