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BMI Partners with HD Radio for VIP Nashville Experience and Tickets to See Robert Earl Keen

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From News, posted 7.30.15. As part of the HD Radio Artist Spotlight program, Broadcast Music, Inc. and HD Radio gave away a VIP experience to visit Nashville and meet BMI songwriter Robert Earl Keen before his recent performance at the historic Ryman Auditorium. The lucky winners, Harley Lewis and his daughter, Chloe, flew in… Read more...


A Conversation With Rhett Akins and Thomas Rhett

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From MusicWorld, posted 7.27.15. It’s the Monday after CMA Fest, and Rhett Akins and his son, Thomas Rhett, are taking a road trip to look at some land outside of Nashville. Thomas Rhett, who performed before thousands of fans at LP Field just days before, is coming off a hot streak of three back-to-back… Read more...


Congressman Bob Goodlatte Meets With Songwriters in BMI’s Nashville Office

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From News, posted 7.27.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. welcomed Congressman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) (@RepGoodlatte), Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee and one of the first supporters of copyright law review as it relates to music licensing, to its Nashville office on July 16 to meet with several talented BMI songwriters and experience their music in… Read more...


BMI Celebrates Writers of Tyler Farr’s #1 “Guy Walks Into a Bar”

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From News, posted 7.17.15. Music industry executives gathered July 13, 2015, at Winners bar in Nashville to celebrate the writers of the #1 hit “Guy Walks into a Bar,” recorded by BMI affiliate Tyler Farr. Written by BMI songwriter Melissa Pierce, along with Johnathan Singleton and Brad Tursi, the song marked Farr’s third chart-topper… Read more...


BMI Songwriter Thom Schuyler Celebrates 3 Million Spins of “Love Will Turn You Around”

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From News, posted 7.08.15. Multi-hit BMI songwriter Thom Schuyler stopped by the Company’s Nashville office July 8 to celebrate his hit song “Love Will Turn You Around,” performed by Kenny Rogers, reaching the airplay milestone of three million spins. Schuyler, who also had a hand in the songs recorded by Eddie Rabbitt, Randy Travis,… Read more...


BMI Congratulates its 2015 Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductees and Honorees

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From News, posted 6.30.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. is proud to congratulate its Songwriters Hall of Fame inductees, Bobby Braddock, Willie Dixon, Toby Keith, Cyndi Lauper and Linda Perry, who together made up the majority of this year’s class of inductions into the Songwriters Hall of Fame on June 18, 2015. Congratulations also go to… Read more...


A Conversation With A Thousand Horses

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From MusicWorld, posted 6.23.15. It’s a dreary spring day in Nashville, but for the four gentlemen of A Thousand Horses, the future is nothing but bright. “It’s been crazy,” admits guitarist Zack Brown (no, not that Zac Brown), who is sitting around a boardroom table on Music Row with his three bandmates, who chuckle… Read more...


BMI Honors Writers of Lee Brice’s #1 Hit ‘Drinking Class’

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From News, posted 6.03.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. executives celebrated with other music industry notables at Pourhouse in Nashville to commemorate BMI songwriters David Frasier and Ed Hill, along with songwriter Josh Kear, who co-penned Lee Brice’s #1 hit, “Drinking Class.” The certified gold track is the second single off Brice’s third studio album and… Read more...


BMI Writers Honored With Subscriber-Voted MusicRow Award Nominations

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From News, posted 5.28.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. songwriters are top contenders for several MusicRow Awards, given by MusicRow, the longest running industry trade publication in Nashville. The subscriber-voted winners will be revealed during a ceremony to be held June 23. BMI affiliates snagged the majority of noms in the Producer category, with three out… Read more...


BMI Celebrates Brett Eldredge’s #1 “Mean to Me”

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From News, posted 5.21.15. The Acme rooftop turned into a party yesterday, May 20, 2015, to celebrate “Mean to Me,” CMA New Artist of the Year and BMI singer/songwriter Brett Eldredge’s third consecutive number one hit off his album Bring You Back. Written by Eldredge and Scooter Carusoe, the song follows number one hits… Read more...