CHRIS CORNELL AWARDED INAUGURAL PROMISE AWARD

CHRIS CORNELL AWARDED INAUGURAL PROMISE AWARD

LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 15, 2017 – The Los Angeles Committee of Human Rights Watch had their most successful fundraising dinner to date, raising more than $1.8 million; the event also introduced the inaugural Promise Award, awarded to the late legendary singer/songwriter Chris Cornell in recognition of his song, The Promise.  Inspired by the film and song that powerfully depicted the atrocities committed against the Armenian people; the award recognizes an outstanding song, television show, or film that advances the values of equity and justice in an original and powerful way.  Chris’s wife Vicky Cornell accepted the award on his behalf and was accompanied…