“We made history, ladies,” Young exclaimed in her speech. “I proudly accept this on behalf of all female producers who have been overlooked,” she elaborated and she went on to thank the LGBTQ community and nightclub goers.
Young has been in the music business for over 27 years. She served as a DJ for Madonna’s wedding, where she became her official go-to DJ, and she worked with Lady Gaga, Britney Spears, and Paris Hilton, among many others. She has secured over 60 No. 1 Billboard Hot Club Songs hit singles, including 14 for Madonna.
Read More: Digital Journal’s Markos Papadatos chatted with Tracy Young back in August of 2017.