The organizers of the Kennedy Center Honors have taken the wraps off the list of recipients of the 36th annual awards, set to be handed out in a ceremony to be broadcast Dec. 29 on CBS. The recipients include guitarist Carlos Santana and piano man Billy Joel, along with Shirley MacLaine, who won an Oscar in 1984 for "Terms of Endearment."
Also to be honored are opera singer Martina Arroyo and keyboardist Herbie Hancock. CBS has televised the ceremony each year since its inception.
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