BMI Artists Top Grammy Nominations List

Posted in News on January 3, 2000

BMI songwriters and artists were among some of the biggest names nominated for the 42nd Annual Grammy Awards, it was announced today by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS).

BMI songwriter Carlos Santana, whose comeback album Supernatural is the music industry�s much talked about success story, received an impressive 10 nominations including the coveted Record of the Year and Album of the Year categories. Other multiple nominees included Asleep at the Wheel with 5, the Dixie Chicks with 4 and Sarah McLachlan (SOCAN) with 3.

The 42nd Annual Grammy Awards will take place on February 23, 2000 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast on CBS-TV at 8:00pm ET.

Here is a list of some of BMI�s multiple Grammy nominees. A complete list of BMI nominees will be posted shortly.

Carlos Santana: 10
Asleep at the Wheel: 5
Dixie Chicks: 4
Busta Rhymes: 4
Chick Corea: 4
Sarah McLachlan (SOCAN): 3
Red Hot Chili Peppers: 3
R. Kelly: 3
Shania Twain: 3
Linda Ronstadt: 3
Robi Rosa: 3
Dallas Austin: 3
Sting (PRS): 3
Britney Spears: 2
Macy Gray: 2
Gloria Estefan: 2
Willie Nelson: 2
Kid Rock: 2
Moby: 2
Barry White: 2
Dolly Parton: 2
Alison Krauss: 2
John Williams: 2

BMI�s Charlie Feldman is pictured here at the Recording Academy�s New York press conference with pop diva Britney Spears

BMI�s Charlie Feldman with producers Rodney Jerkins and Russ Titleman

BMI�s Charlie Feldman and jazz instrumentalist Chuck Mangione

Photos: Robbin Ahrold