Berry Gordy will be honored during Ebony magazine's Power 100 gala in New York next month.
Slated to take the stage in a tribute to Gordy are The Jacksons, formerly known as the Jackson 5.
The event will take place at the Lincoln Center in New York City on November 4. Kerry Washington, Michael B. Jordan and Harry Belafonte will also be recognized for their contributions to the black community.
The cast of Gordy's "Motown: The Musical" will also appear.