Best R&B Performance and Best R&B Song for "Far Away"
(New York, NY – December 2, 2011) This month will be a December to remember for singer, songwriter, producer Marsha Ambrosius. On the heels of winning Soul Train Award's Record of The Year, The Ashford and Simpson Songwriter's Award for "Far Away," Marsha received two Grammy Award nominations - Best R&B Performance and Best R&B Song - for her hit single "Far Away" from her solo debut album Late Nights & Early Mornings.
The Grammy nominations came on the eve of Marsha's performance in the presence of President Barack Obama and the First Family at the 89th Annual National Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony, held yesterday (12/1) at the Ellipse at President’s Park in Washington, D.C. The event will be broadcast nationally on public television throughout the month of December starting December 2nd. Check local listings or visit www.thenationaltree.org for more information.