June 16, 2011
Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony: New York
BMI great Allen Toussaint is among the inductees into the 42nd Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction ceremony, being held at the Marriott Marquis in New York City. BMI songwriting giants Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil will receive the prestigious Johnny Mercer Award and hip-hop poet Drake will receive the 2011 Hal David Starlight Award,
Also slated for induction this year are John Bettis, Garth Brooks, Leon Russell, Billy Steinberg & Tom Kelly.
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