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BMI Congratulates its CMA Triple Play Award Winners

Posted in News on February 27, 2018
Pictured (L-R) are BMI songwriters Jesse Frasure and Thomas Rhett, BMI’s Nina Carter, BMI songwriter Brad Warren, BMI’s Leslie Roberts, BMI songwriter Rhett Akins, BMI’s Jody Williams, BMI songwriters Brett Warren and Ross Copperman, and BMI’s David Preston, Mason Hunter, MaryAnn Keen and Josh Tomlinson.
Pictured (L-R) are BMI songwriters Jesse Frasure and Thomas Rhett, BMI’s Nina Carter, BMI songwriter Brad Warren, BMI’s Leslie Roberts, BMI songwriter Rhett Akins, BMI’s Jody Williams, BMI songwriters Brett Warren and Ross Copperman, and BMI’s David Preston, Mason Hunter, MaryAnn Keen and Josh Tomlinson.

On Tuesday, February 20, the Nashville music community gathered at Marathon Music Works to honor this year’s CMA Triple Play Award winners. The Triple Play Awards honor country music songwriters who have penned three #1 songs within a twelve-month period based on the Country Aircheck, Billboard Country Airplay, and Billboard Hot Country Songs charts. The 2018 winners included BMI writers Jesse Frasure, Thomas Rhett, Brad Warren, Brett Warren, Rhett Akins, and Ross Copperman.

Here are the #1 hits that earned these BMI songwriters their CMA Triple Play honors. Congratulations to all!

Jesse Frasure:
“Dirt On My Boots”
“No Such Thing As A Broken Heart”
“Road Less Traveled”

Thomas Rhett:
“Die A Happy Man”
“Star Of The Show”
“Think A Little Less”

Brad Warren/Brett Warren:
“Every Time I Hear That Song”
“Lights Come On”
“Sober Saturday Night”

Rhett Akins:
“Dirt On My Boots”
“Small Town Boy”
“Star Of The Show”

Ross Copperman:
“Black”
“If I Told You”
“Wanna Be That Song”