A New Songwriter Award Named For An Athens Legend

Jun 23, 2017

Andrew Huang accepting his award at the 1st annual Vic Chesnutt Songwriter of the Year event.

Recently WUGA's Program Director and Morning Edition Co-Host, Chris Shupe, was asked to participate in a new event focused on recognizing some of the best song writers in Athens. In this piece, Chris takes us along for the process, that ended with an amazing night of music that not only honored the participants but also legendary song writer the late Vic Chesnutt.