BMI executives flocked to Los Angeles during Grammy week to honor BMI's 2006 Grammy nominees and celebrate many past nominees and winners at an all-star VIP party at Boa in West Hollywood. The pre-show soiree took place two days before the 48th Annual Grammy Awards, held February 8 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
|BMI's Del Bryant, 2006 double Grammy nominee The Game and 2006 Grammy-nominated multi-platinum songwriters/producers/artists Cool & Dre|
|Singer/actress Christina Milian with BMI's President & CEO Del Bryant||Natalie Cole with her birthday cake|
|Del Bryant; Grammy Award-winning artist Natalie Cole, who celebrated her birthday with BMI; 2006 Grammy-nominated singer/ songwriter/ producer/Island Def Jam recording artist Ne-Yo, who serenaded Cole with a jaw-dropping rendition of "Happy Birthday"; and BMI's Catherine Brewton|
|Del Bryant and Grammy Award-winning multi-platinum producer/ songwriter Rodney Jerkins|
|BMI's Catherine Brewton (center) celebrates with past Grammy nominees Patrick "j.Que" Smith and Mike City|
|Recording artist Ray J, Catherine Brewton, Grammy-nominated multi-platinum recording artist and TV personality Brandy, Del Bryant and Rodney Jerkins|