Ethel Gabriel

Special Merit Award

Ethel Gabriel was given the Special Merit Award in 2014. Ethel is Grammy-winning producer, in fact the first female record producer. She produced more 2,500 albums in her 40-year career with RCA. Among the many names she worked with are Elvis, Harry Belafonte, Neil Sedaka, Perry Como, Henry Mancini, and Dolly Parton.