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Rising BMI Star Brings her Talents to Kentucky Craft Beer Conference

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From News, posted 2.04.20. BMI helped kick off the Kentucky Guild of Brewers annual conference recently (1/27) by sponsoring a performance from rising BMI country star Hannah Ellis. The Campbellsville, Kentucky native entertained the group of Bluegrass state brewers who were gathered in Lexington to learn about the latest developments and trends in the craft… Read more...


Dwight Yoakam to be Honored with BMI President’s Award at 2019 BMI Country Awards

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From News, posted 10.10.19. Top Country songwriters & publishers to be honored at November 12th event; “Rocky Top” to be presented inaugural Evergreen Award Read more...


BMI Congratulates its 2019 NaSHOF Inductees, Larry Gatlin, Dwight Yoakam, Marcus Hummon and Kostas

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From News, posted 8.08.19. The Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame has announced that it will induct BMI songwriters Larry Gatlin, Dwight Yoakam, Marcus Hummon and Kostas to its prestigious hall of fame on Monday, October 14, at the Music City Center. The new inductees will join the 213 existing members of the elite organization, which… Read more...


RAB Fall Board Meeting Features Big Machine Recording Artist Seth Alley

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From News, posted 11.04.15. BMI presented a special performance by Big Machine recording artist and BMI songwriter Seth Alley at the Radio Advertising Bureau’s (RAB) annual fall board meeting, held recently (10/27/15) at the Loews in Minneapolis, MN. Seth entertained the audience of radio executives with songs that will be featured on his first EP… Read more...


BMI Writers Win Top Awards at 2013 Americana Honors & Awards Show

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From News, posted 9.24.13. Broadcast Music, Inc. writers took home some of the top honors at the Americana Honors & Awards show on Wednesday, September 18, 2013, the capstone event of the Americana Festival and Conference held in Nashville. The conference sponsored daily seminars, panels and networking opportunities, and featured nighttime musical performances with more… Read more...


BMI Writers Receive 57% of Americana Honors & Awards Nods

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From News, posted 5.21.13. Nominations for the 2013 Americana Honors & Awards have Broadcast Music, Inc. writers out in front with 57 percent of the tally. The winners will be revealed live at the annual Americana Honors and Awards ceremony at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn., on September 18, 2013. The show will… Read more...


Coeur d’Alene Songwriters Festival Presents Country Music’s Most Successful Songwriters

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From News, posted 4.18.12. BMI Partners with Radio Groups and the Coeur d’Alene Resort to bring the heroes behind the hits to Luxurious Idaho Lakeside Setting Read more...


The BMI Holiday Countdown: Buck Owens, “Santa Looked A Lot Like Daddy”

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From News, posted 12.01.11. Hall-decking, bell-jingling, holiday hysteria is upon us, and joining the party is so much more fun than grinching out on the sidelines. So count us in. Here at BMI, we’re sharing eight of our favorite holiday songs – check back every Tuesday and Thursday on bmi.com until December 22, the week… Read more...


Troy Olsen, More Than a ‘Summer Thing’

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From MusicWorld, posted 4.22.10. Growing up in rural Arizona, Troy Olsen’s family always kept the radio dial on a small-town country station. As a result, the aspiring singer-songwriter still has a soft spot for 80s country – particularly George Strait and Don Williams. But about halfway through that decade, a new class arrived on the… Read more...


Keith Gattis & Adam Hood Kick-Off ‘BMI Presents’ at 12th & Porter

From News, posted 10.15.08. BMI will launch a free and fresh showcase series Tuesday, October 21 dubbed BMI Presents at 12th & Porter. Slated for 6 p.m. every other month, the recurring showcase will highlight the lifeblood of the Nashville music community: songwriters. Tapped by BMI in recognition of their current potency or potential, the… Read more...


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