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BMI Songwriters Take Home More Than 78% of ACMs

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From News, posted 4.20.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. songwriters were overwhelmingly honored at the 2015 Academy of Country Music Awards with an astounding 78% of the trophies! Powerhouse Miranda Lambert earned an incredible five awards, including a 50th Anniversary Milestone Award, Female Vocalist of the Year, Album of the Year and two for Song of… Read more...


BMI Writers Rock the Stage at French Quarter Fest

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From News, posted 4.18.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. hosted a rocking stage in the courtyard of The Historic New Orleans Collection for the sixth consecutive year at the French Quarter Festival, a yearly event highlighting genres including contemporary and traditional jazz, funk, folk, gospel, rhythm and blues, Zydeco, classical and cabaret. The 32nd annual festival… Read more...


BMI Celebrates Luke Laird, Frankie Ballard’s Hit “Sunshine and Whiskey”

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From News, posted 4.15.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. was proud to help celebrate BMI songwriter, and recently named ACM Songwriter of the Year, Luke Laird, who along with songwriter Jaren Johnston, wrote Frankie Ballard’s number one hit, “Sunshine and Whiskey.” Music industry executives gathered at the City Winery venue in Nashville to laud the song,… Read more...


BMI Writers Honored With ACM Nominations and Awards

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From News, posted 4.14.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. writers were honored with nominations in nearly every category of the 2015 Academy of Country Music Awards. Powerhouse Miranda Lambert has nominations in an astounding seven categories, including Entertainer of the Year and Female Vocalist of the Year, while Luke Bryan has four nods, including Entertainer of… Read more...


BMI Celebrates Justin Moore and His Fifth Number One Song

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From News, posted 4.10.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. helped BMI singer/songwriter Justin Moore celebrate his fifth number one hit, “Lettin’ The Night Roll,’ March 18, 2015, at the Country Music Association in Nashville. The song, written with BMI songwriter Rodney Clawson and songwriter Jeremy Stover, is Moore’s fifth hit as an artist and third as… Read more...


BMI Helps Keith Urban Celebrate 17th Number One Hit

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From News, posted 4.10.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. singer/songwriter Keith Urban joined with music industry executives March 18, 2015, at Nashville’s Musicians Hall of Fame to celebrate Urban’s 17th number one single, “Somewhere In My Car,” written with songwriter JT Harding. The celebration kicked off with a performance of the hit, followed by presentations of… Read more...


BMI Celebrates Sturgill Simpson’s Signing

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From News, posted 4.08.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. executive Perry Howard stopped by Sturgill Simpson’s performance at Nashville’s famed 3rd and Lindsley music venue to celebrate Simpon’s signing with Atlantic Records, as well as his signing with BMI. The songwriter performed tracks from his GRAMMY-nominated album Metamodern Sounds in Country Music to a sold out… Read more...


BMI and Neuhoff Media Bring Nashville Songwriters to Illinois to Raise Money for St. Jude’s

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From News, posted 3.30.15. BMI once again partnered with Neuhoff Media and WFMB-FM (on 3/20/15) to present the 4th Annual “Behind the Hits- Songwriters for St. Jude’s,” a guitar pull featuring three award-winning Nashville songwriters with proceeds benefitting St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. BMI songwriters Casey Beathard and Kendell Marvel and country artist Greg Bates… Read more...


BMI Writers Rock Tin Pan South Stage

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From News, posted 3.26.15. Broadcast Music, Inc. songwriters Casey James, Tom Johnston, Charlie Worsham and John Cowan rocked the stage at Nashville’s iconic 3rd & Lindsley during the Nashville Songwriters Association’s Tin Pan South event. The high-energy show was based on Southbound, an album featuring the Doobie Brothers with various top country artists. Held… Read more...


BMI and Songwriters Eric Church and Luke Laird Celebrate Number 1 ‘Talladega’

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From News, posted 3.24.15. Broadcast Music, Inc., along with music industry executives, helped BMI songwriters Eric Church and Luke Laird celebrate their number one hit “Talladega,” which marked Church’s fourth chart-topper and brought Laird’s tally to an astonishing 19. Church is in the middle of a national tour in support of his 2014 album… Read more...