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John Denver :

John DenverDenver supported space activism and was once slated to go into space. He was on the Board of Governors of the National Space Society for many years.

In 1983 and 1984 Denver hosted the annual Grammy Awards which are presented by the National Association of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS). The 1983 presentation was noteworthy as for the shows finale, Denver was joined on-stage by Folk Music Legend, Joan Baez. Baez and Denver lead an all-star version of Blowing In The Wind, and Let The Sunshine In. They were joined on stage by such diverse musical icons as Jennifer Warnes, Donna Summer, and the late Rick James.

In October 1992, he undertook a multiple city tour of Communist China, shaking hands and meeting with Communist Party leaders through every city. Denver also released the "Homegrown" CD of his greatest hits to raise money for charities helping the homeless.




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