Just hours after being broadcast, Tina Arena's induction of Johnny Young into the ARIA "Hall of Fame" is already being considered one of Australia's most poignant television moment.
Beyond her touching speech to her long time mentor and a tribute version of his former hit "Here comes the Star", Tina has also offered a thought to a dearly departed friend of many in the audience:
Click the image to watch Tina inducting Johnny Young and performing "Here comes the Star"
Billy Thorpe, my dear friend, you're so missed here. Rest in peace and accept the tribute we're paying to you as the humble expression of our love.