Rocker Sheryl Crow has received a special honour from her home state of Missouri.

The SOAK UP THE SUN singer has been elected to the MISSOURI ACADEMY OF SQUIRES, a ceremonial group dedicated to honouring current and former Missouri residents.

Crow, who was born in Kennett and graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia, has won numerous Grammy Awards and has contributed money for student scholarships and an aquatic centre in Kennett.

05/12/2004 10:26