(CNN) – “The Boss” has been named the 2013 Musicares Person of the Year. The Musicares Foundation announced today its honoring Grammy Award-winning rocker Bruce Springsteen for his many charitable works. Springsteen, whose career spans almost 40 years, has given to a number of causes, including organizations that help the hungry and homeless.
The Musicares Foundation helps musicians who need financial, medical or personal assistance. The tribute ceremony is scheduled for February of next year in Los Angeles.