BMI songwriter/artists are once again at the top of the Grammy nominees list, announced today (1/3/01) at a simultaneous press conference held in LA, New York and Nashville. Multiple nominees include controversial rapper Eminem, country artist Vince Gill and songwriter/producer Rodney Jerkins with four nods each. Sheryl Crow, Macy Gray, Faith Hill, B.B. King, 'N Sync and Don Henley each earned three nominations. Please check back here shortly for a complete list of BMI Grammy Nominees.
BMI songwriter/producer Rodney Jerkins (center), who was on hand at the New York press conference to announce some of the nominees, is congratulated by BMI's Sydnee Stewart and Kimberly Dawkins on his four nominations.
The 43rd Annual Grammy Awards will air live on CBS-TV at 8 p.m. (EST/PST) on February 21, 2001 from Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Photo: BMI/Charlie Feldman