BMI Icon Recipients

Posted in News on January 1, 2000

The honor of BMI Icon is awarded to songwriters to honor their “unique and indelible influence on generations of music makers.”


Stevie Nicks
Carole King
David Foster
John Fogerty
Gamble and Huff
Hall & Oates
The Bee Gees
Crosby, Stills & Nash
Paul Simon
Brian Wilson
Chuck Berry
Bo Diddley
Little Richard


Mac Davis
Vince Gill
Dean Dillon
Billy Sherrill
Kris Kristofferson
Hank Williams, Jr.
Willie Nelson
Merle Haggard
Charlie Daniels
Loretta Lynn
Dolly Parton
Bill Anderson


Nile Rodgers
Cash Money
Snoop Dogg
George Clinton
The Jacksons
Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons
Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds
Antonio ‘L.A.’ Reid
The GAP Band
Al Green
Isaac Hayes
James Brown


Banda el Recodo de Cruz Lizárraga
Gloria Estefan
Gustavo Santaolalla
Los Tigres Del Norte
Juan Luis Guerra
Carlos Santana


Graham Gouldman
Tim Rice
John Lydon
Don Black
Bryan Ferry
Peter Gabriel
Ray Davies
Steve Winwood
Van Morrison

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