June 14, 2012
Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony: New York
BMI great Jim Steinman is among the inductees into the 43rd Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction ceremony, being held at the Marriott Marquis in New York City.
BMI legend Bette Midler will be the 2012 recipient of the Sammy Cahn Lifetime Achievement Award.
The timeless composition “Stand by Me”, written by BMI legendary songwriters Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller and Ben E. King, will be bestowed with the Towering Song Award.
Also slated for induction this year are Gordon Lightfoot, Bob Seger, Don Schlitz, Harvey Schmidt & Tom Jones.
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