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Superstar Janet Jackson Named BMI Icon at The 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards

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From News, posted 8.31.18 Last night, BMI celebrated the songwriters, producers and publishers of the year’s most-performed R&B/Hip-Hop songs during the 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards held at The Woodruff Arts Center’s Symphony Hall in Atlanta. Multiple award-winning superstar Janet Jackson took home the night’s highest honor of BMI Icon in recognition of her groundbreaking… Read more...


BMI Luminaries Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff Honored With Multiple BMI Million-Air Awards

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From News, posted 5.27.16 Iconic songwriting/producing team Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff were featured in a special “On the Mic” event, held at Warner/Chappell Music in Nashville on May 5. During the gathering, the legendary duo shared stories of their partnership as the architects of the Philly Soul sound and the creators of more… Read more...


BMI Songwriters Gamble & Huff to be Honored as Legends by NMAAM

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From News, posted 4.29.16 The National Museum of African American Music (NMAAM) will honor music icons Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff at their third annual “My Music Matters: A Celebration of Legends Luncheon” at the Renaissance Hotel in Nashville on Friday, May 6. The luncheon, which celebrates the impact that African Americans have made… Read more...


Iconic BMI Songwriters Gamble & Huff Elected Co-Chairmen of Songwriters Hall of Fame

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From News, posted 6.18.15 Legendary BMI songwriting and producing duo Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff, who are responsible for such hits as The Supremes’ “I’m Gonna Make You Love Me,” Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes’ “If You Don’t Know Me By Now,” The O Jays’ “Love Train” and the theme song for Soul… Read more...


BMI Legends Honored At SHOF Induction Gala

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From News, posted 7.30.14 Beneath the glimmering chandeliers of the New York Marriot Marquis hotel ballroom, the evening of June 13 was one dedicated to celebrating some of the finest songwriting legends of our time. Music icons Ray Davies, Donovan, Graham Gouldman and Mark James were inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame; Dan… Read more...


Kenneth Gamble & Leon Huff to Receive Johnny Mercer Award

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From News, posted 3.05.14 The Songwriters Hall of Fame has announced that legendary songwriters and longtime BMI affiliates Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff will be the 2014 recipients of the prestigious Johnny Mercer Award at the organization’s induction ceremony on June 12, 2014. The award is to honor songwriters “whose body of work is of… Read more...


NARM Law Conference Set for May 12

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From News, posted 4.13.11 The National Association of Recording Merchandisers (NARM) will orchestrate its Los Angeles Entertainment & Technology Law Conference on Thursday, May 12 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza. Sponsored by BMI, the event kicks off with a networking lunch at noon, which is followed by a stacked lineup of panels until… Read more...


Gamble & Huff Honored at 26th Annual NABOB Awards

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From News, posted 3.23.10 BMI was a sponsor of the 26th National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters (NABOB) Annual Communications Awards Dinner, held Friday, March 19 in Washington, D.C. BMI Icons Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff earned the Pioneer in Music Award, which recognizes the reverberating influence of their Philadelphia sound. Additional honorees included… Read more...


BMI Mourns the Passing of Michael Jackson

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From News, posted 6.25.09 An artistic and cultural tour de force whose gifts demanded the spotlight, Michael Jackson was equally potent behind the scenes. He received numerous BMI Awards recognizing his prolific career as a songwriter, the raw power of which will continue to influence generations of music makers. “BMI mourns the passing of… Read more...


Gamble & Huff Named BMI Icons at 57th Annual Pop Awards

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From News, posted 5.20.09 Eight-Way Tie for Prestigious Songwriter of the Year Crown, ‘Bubbly’ Earns Song of the Year, & Universal Music Secures Publisher of the Year Honors BMI held its 57th Annual Pop Awards tonight, honoring Gamble & Huff as BMI Icons. Songwriter of the Year honors resulted in a record-setting eight-way tie… Read more...


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