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BMI Hosts Panel Discussion With Award-Winning Songwriter/Artist Lachi

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From News, posted 10.28.21. As part of BMI’s recognition of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, the company hosted a panel discussion on the topic of inclusion with award-winning creative artist, actress and record producer, Lachi. Named “a dedicated foot soldier for disability pride” by Forbes, the talented songstress, who has been legally blind since birth,… Read more...


BMI Congratulates its 2021 Dove Award Winners

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From News, posted 10.25.21. The 2021 Dove Awards ceremony, which was broadcast Friday night, honored several talented BMI songwriters with key awards. You can catch highlights from the show at doveawards.com. Congratulations to all! Here’s the list of BMI winners: Song of the Year “The Blessing” (Writers) Chris Brown, Cody Carnes,… Read more...


BMI Congratulates its World Soundtrack Award Winners

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From News, posted 10.25.21. On Saturday night in Ghent, Carlos Rafael Rivera, Nicholas Britell and Taura Stinson were announced as winners of some of the WSAcademy’s most prestigious honors during Film Fest Ghent’s presentation of the World Soundtrack Awards. Rivera was named TV Composer of the Year for his work on Hacks (season 1) and… Read more...


October’s MusicWorld Has Career Tips You Won’t Want to Miss

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From News, posted 10.25.21. In this issue: 5 Steps to Getting a “YES” from Music Publishers BMI Celebrates its 2021 London Awards BMI Celebrates Country Music Month A Conversation with Mario Quintero Todo en familia: una conversación con Mario Quintero A Conversation… Read more...


5 Steps to Getting a “YES” from Music Publishers

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From MusicWorld, posted 10.23.21. When I find an exceptional song at one of the workshops that I teach online, I forward it to up to ten publishers, depending on the song’s genre. I emphasize to prospective students that to maintain my credibility, I must be extremely selective about the songs that I forward. Perfectly crafted,… Read more...


BMI Celebrates Lil Nas X in Atlanta

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From News, posted 10.22.21. On Wednesday night, BMI held an intimate dinner to celebrate the songwriting achievements of BMI affiliate and recording artist, Lil Nas X. During the evening, the rapper was presented with two BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards for his mega-hit “Old Town Road (Remix)” and the infectious single “Panini,” a BMI Pop Award for… Read more...


BMI Songwriter Joins Panel at Ohio Arts Professionals Conference

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From News, posted 10.21.21. Award-winning BMI songwriter Jason White helped educate artists, agents, and venue executives on the intricacies of copyright law as it pertains to music licensing and public performances during the Ohio Arts Professionals Network (OAPN) annual conference held recently in Cleveland. The Ohio native joined the panel organized by BMI to share… Read more...


BMI Singer-Songwriters Help Kick-Off IHRSA’s 40th Convention

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From News, posted 10.20.21. BMI singer-songwriters Gunnar Latham and Josh Grider helped kick-off the International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association’s 40th Anniversary Show, performing at the welcome ceremony recently (10/13) in Dallas, Texas. The event, which was held at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center, brought together fitness leaders from around the world to share… Read more...


Wizkid, Tems and P2J Capture the “Essence” of Success in Platinum

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From News, posted 10.20.21. BMI proudly congratulates international affiliates Wizkid, Tems and P2J on becoming the first African artists to certify Platinum in the U.S. Their combined work on “Essence” first earned the three a place in history when the song, which was recorded by Wizkid featuring Tems, went gold. Powerhouses individually as well as… Read more...


BMI Mourns the Loss of Legendary Songwriter/Composer Leslie Bricusse

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From News, posted 10.20.21. BMI is saddened by the passing of renowned BMI songwriter and composer Leslie Bricusse, whose music won the hearts of so many throughout his storied career. Bricusse is responsible for such classics as “The Candyman” (Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory), “Talk to the Animals” (Doctor Dolittle), “What Kind of Fool… Read more...


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