MoPOP Founders Award 2020: Alice In Chains

The Museum of Pop Culture’s on Tuesday, December 1 of 2020 honored one of the best Seattle’s music group, the Alice In Chains. A lot of great artists and friends performed songs of Alice In Chains but none managed to make us forget the unique voice of Layne Staley.
So this year’s celebration featured performances by award recipients Alice In Chains#, as well as tribute performances from Chris Chaney (Jane’s Addiction), Billy Corgan (The Smashing Pumpkins), Dallas Green (City and Colour), Fishbone, Taylor Hawkins (Foo Fighters), KORN, Mark Lanegan (Screaming Trees, Mad Season), Ann Wilson, Duff McKagan (Guns n’ Roses), Mastodon, Metallica, Dave Navarro, Krist Novoselic (Nirvana, Giants in the Trees), Corey Taylor (Slipknot), Kim Thayil (Soundgarden), Nancy Wilson, and the debut musical performance of Lily Cornell Silver (daughter of Chris Cornell and Susan Silver), among many others. The event also featured appearances from members of Pearl Jam, Sammy Hagar, Tom Morello (Rage Against The Machine, Audioslave), Les Claypool, Robert Downey Jr., and many more.

Watch below the whole ceremony and two great moments of Alice In Chains with Layne Staley.

Tracks and artists in the performance include:

8:18 – Alice In Chains – “Your Decision”

14:09 – Ann Wilson – “Rooster” by Alice In Chains

27:07 – Dave Navarro, Chris Chaney, Taylor Hawkins, Corey Taylor – “Man in the Box” by Alice In Chains

34:08 – Duff McKagan & Shooter Jennings with Ayron Jones and Martin Feveyear – “Down In A Hole” by Alice In Chains

43:04 – KORN – “Would?” by Alice In Chains

47:15 – Nancy Wilson, Mark Lanegan & Liv Warfield with Jeff Fielder, Ben Smith, Andy Stoller, Ryan Waters – “Brother” by Alice In Chains

53:40 – Fishbone – “Them Bones” by Alice In Chains

1:07:09 – City and Colour – “Rain When I Die” by Alice In Chains

1:12:45 – Liv Warfield with Jeff Fielder, Ben Smith, Andy Stoller, Ryan Waters – “Put Your Down” by Alice In Chains

1:19:56 – Mastodon – “Again” by Alice In Chains

1:26:41 – Kim Thayil & Shaina Shepherd with Bubba Dupree, Bill Herzog, Nathan Yaccino – “It Ain’t Like That” by Alice In Chains

1:32:37 – Krist Novoselic and Kim Thayil with Jillian Raye, Jennifer Johnson, Jeff Fielder, Ben Smith – “Drone” by Alice In Chains

1:43:20 – Lily Cornell Silver with Chris DeGarmo – “Black Gives Way To Blue” by Alice In Chains

1:47:36 – Mark Lanegan & Maggie Björklund with Jeff Fielder, Ben Smith, Ryan Waters – “Nutshell” by Alice In Chains

1:52:00 – Ayron Jones with Jeff Fielder, Ben Smith, Andy Stoller, Ryan Waters – “Heaven Beside You” by Alice In Chains

1:58:52 – Members of Soundgarden with Tad Doyle, Mike McCready, Meagan Grandall – “Angry Chair” by Alice In Chains

2:04:10 – Billy Corgan – “Check My Brain” by Alice In Chains

2:07:47 – Metallica – “Would?” by Alice In Chains

2:15:23 – Alice In Chains – “No Excuses”

2:23:47 – Eric & Encarnación – “Black Gives Way To Blue” by Alice In Chains

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