20,000 Fans Show Up for Jake Owen’s No. 1 Party

Last night in Nashville on Music Row, Jake Owen held a summer block party to celebrate his recent No. 1, “Anywhere With You.” The party, hosted by BMI, Morris Artists Management and Sony Music Nashville, was the largest-ever No. 1 party — 20,000 fans showed up to cheer on Jake! Celebrating his fourth consecutive No. [...] Read More

See Photos from the SESAC, ASCAP and BMI Awards

It’s CMA Awards week in Nashville, but there are a few other award shows that take place leading up to “Country Music’s Biggest Night.” Performing Rights Organizations SESAC, ASCAP and BMI each hold their own awards ceremonies to honor the songwriters, composers and music publishers of the year’s most-performed songs in their respective catalogs. See [...] Read More

Tom T. Hall to Be Honored as BMI Icon

Music Row reports BMI will honor the legendary songwriter Tom T. Hall by naming him a BMI Icon at their 60th annual Country Awards. The ceremony will be held October 30 at BMI’s Music Row offices in Nashville. The BMI Icon award is given to songwriters who have had a ‘unique and indelible influence on [...] Read More

BMI Debuts BMI Tailgate Party at CMA Music Festival

BMI will debut their BMI Tailgate Party during this year’s CMA Music Festival. The stage will be located outside of LP Field just off the river and feature some of BMI’s best songwriters and artists warming fans up before they head into LP Field for the Nightly Concerts. The BMI Tailgate Party is free and [...] Read More

BMI Honors Bobby Braddock as Songwriting Icon

BMI will honor Bobby Braddock as a BMI songwriting Icon during its 59th annual Country Awards. The private ceremony is slated for Tuesday, November 8 at BMI’s Music Row offices in Nashville. The Icon award is given to BMI songwriters who have had a “unique and indelible influence on generations of music makers.” Braddock, who [...] Read More