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Catching Up With “Black Panther” Composer Ludwig Göransson

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From News, posted 2.15.18. The GRAMMY winner talks “Redbone” and the movie people have been waiting to see their whole life. Read more...


BMI Supports Song Arts Academy Writers Intensive – Starts January 22

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From News, posted 12.18.17. BMI is proud to support its songwriter members at Song Arts Academy’s first Workshop Intensive of 2018. A proven and unique learning destination for songwriters taught by NYU and New School faculty member Billy Seidman, this workshop starts Monday, January 22, and runs for five consecutive Monday evenings: 1/22, 1/29, 2/5,… Read more...


BMI Congratulates its 2018 GRAMMY Nominees

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From News, posted 11.28.17. BMI is very proud to congratulate our many talented affiliates on their prestigious GRAMMY nominations, which were announced this morning by the Recording Academy. The 60th GRAMMY Awards, to be held in Madison Square Garden in New York City on Sunday, January 28, 2018, will salute a wide array of BMI… Read more...


2017 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards To Honor Patti LaBelle as BMI Icon

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From News, posted 7.31.17. The gala evening will celebrate 2016’s top R&B/Hip-Hop songwriters Read more...


BMI Brings Bold, New Talent to Lollapalooza 2017

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From News, posted 6.21.17. Catch performances by 26 buzzworthy BMI bands and songwriters, Including Atlas Genius, Allan Rayman, MadeinTYO, Sofi Tukker and more! Read more...


BMI Icon Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds to be Inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame

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From News, posted 3.22.17. Pitbull to be recognized with first-ever Global Ambassador Award, Ed Sheeran to receive Hal David Starlight Award, Alan Menken to receive Johnny Mercer Award Read more...


BMI Mourns the Passing of Legendary Jazz Artist Al Jarreau

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From News, posted 2.13.17. The mastermind behind the BMI Pop Award-winning songs “After All,” “Mornin’” and “Moonlighting” (the theme), Al Jarreau has died at age 76. The seven-time GRAMMY winner was a legendary musician whose music mellifluously spanned the worlds of jazz, pop and R&B. Over the course of his 40-plus year career, Jarreau collaborated… Read more...


Spotlight on Seminal BMI Songwriters in Illuminating New Book: ‘Anatomy of a Song’

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From News, posted 11.03.16. Behind every hit song is a captivating story. Perhaps no one knows this better than renowned writer and music historian Marc Myers, who, in his new book, Anatomy of a Song: The Oral History of 45 Iconic Hits That Changed Rock, R&B and Pop, uncovers the fascinating backstories behind many legendary… Read more...


BMI Congratulates Its 2016 American Music Awards Nominees

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From News, posted 10.11.16. BMI is happy to extend its congratulations to this year’s nominees for the American Music Awards. Leading BMI’s class of affiliates with an incredible seven nominations, Rihanna stands poised to collect awards for Artist of the Year, Collaboration of the Year for her single “Work,” Video of the Year for “Work,”… Read more...


2016 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards Hits Atlanta September 1

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From News, posted 7.13.16. Toni Braxton to be honored with the BMI President’s Award Evening celebrates the top R&B/Hip-Hop songwriters of 2016; BMI Social Star returns for its fifth year Read more...


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