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LA Music Awards Honor Hit BMI Writers Allan Rich and Jud Friedman

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From News, posted 9.09.15 When Cathy Spanberger, President of Peer Music, introduced Allan Rich to one of her new writers, Jud Friedman, in 1989, the first song they ever wrote together became a #1 hit, James Ingram’s “I Don’t Have the Heart.” Incredible starts like this are, more times than not, just beginners luck… Read more...


The Writer, The Singer, The Song

From News, posted 3.05.03 BMI songwriters Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil and Charlie Fox were center stage when The National Academy of Popular Music presented "The Writer, The Singer, The Song" concert at the Directors Guild of America theatre in Los Angeles. Read more...


Barry Manilow Withstands the Test of Time

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From MusicWorld, posted 5.31.02 Barry Manilow, a 2002 inductee into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, is truly a complete musical entertainer. Since first hitting the charts in 1974 with "Mandy," he has scored 11 number one hits on the adult contemporary charts and won Grammy, Emmy and Tony awards as well… Read more...


Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil: A Songwriting Team for the Ages

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From MusicWorld, posted 4.30.02 "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'," "On Broadway," "(You're My) Soul and Inspiration": These are just a few of the classic songs that husband and wife team Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil has written. The wildly successful partnership has spanned nearly every genre of popular… Read more...


At BMI, Black Music Month Is Celebrated All Year Long

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From News, posted 6.12.01 At BMI, Black Music Month Is Celebrated All Year Long By Rob Patterson From the dawning days of rhythm & blues through today's multifaceted urban music scene, BMI has been at the forefront of music from the African American tradition,… Read more...


BMI’s Frances W. Preston Receives Spirit of Life Award from City of Hope

From News, posted 10.18.00 The City of Hope tonight honored BMI's Frances W. Preston with the medical center's highest honor, the Spirit of Life Award. The crystal figurine representing a family was presented to Preston by Warner Brothers Records President Phil Quartararo, last year's Spirit of Life honoree, at a gala dinner at… Read more...


Performers Announced For City Of Hope Gala Honoring BMI’s Frances Preston

From News, posted 10.11.00 Michael Bolton, James Ingram and Jon Secada will perform at the City of Hope's annual Spirit of Life Award presentation to BMI President & CEO Frances W. Preston at a gala dinner October 19 at the Barker Hangar, Santa Monica Airport. Producer/composer David Foster is serving as Musical Producer.… Read more...


BMI To Present ‘Circle of Songs’

From News, posted 1.12.00 Monthly singer/songwriter showcase series to be held at The Gig in West Los Angeles January 12, 2000 - LOS ANGELES - BMI will present "Circle Of Songs," a monthly, acoustic singer/songwriter showcase at The Gig in West Los Angeles, debuting Wednesday, January 26. The showcase will begin at 8… Read more...