With a packed house attended by a great number of U.S. Senators and Representatives and numerous standing ovations throughout the evening, this year’s We Write the Songs was night of unforgettable music and stories, and a great reminder of music’s universal value.
International Superstar Lana Del Rey to Receive ASCAP Global Impact Award; Portugal. The Man to be Honored with ASCAP Vanguard AwardMarch 28, 2018
ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, the world leader in performing rights and advocacy for music creators, will present acclaimed musician Lana Del Rey with its ASCAP Global Impact Award at the 35th annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards on Monday, April 23rd in Los Angeles. The same evening, ASCAP will also recognize Grammy-winning rock band Portugal. The Man with the ASCAP Vanguard Award. Legendary hitmaker and Songwriters Hall of Fame member Desmond Child was previously announced as the night’s ASCAP Founders Award winner.
ASCAP & BMI Announce Creation Of A New Comprehensive Musical Works Database To Increase Ownership Transparency In Performing Rights LicensingJuly 27, 2017
ASCAP and BMI, the nation’s two leading performing rights organizations, have joined forces to create a single, comprehensive database of musical works from their combined repertories that will deliver an authoritative view of ownership shares in the vast majority of music licensed in the United States.
The ASCAP Foundation President Paul Williams today announced the recipients of the 2017 ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Awards, which encourage talented young creators of concert music.
Stevie Wonder to Accept Inaugural “Key of Life” Award and Will Be Featured Keynote at 2017 ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO, April 13 – 15 in Los AngelesMarch 16, 2017
ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, announces that it will honor legendary musician Stevie Wonder with its inaugural “Key of Life” Award at this year’s ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO in Los Angeles, April 13 – 15, where he will also appear in a keynote “I Create Music” session.
ASCAP, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, the world leader in performing rights and advocacy for music creators, and Nielsen today announced a new strategic multi-pronged, long-term data agreement that enables ASCAP to leverage the music industry’s most trusted data to deliver enhanced reporting, business tools and services to its members with increased transparency and efficiency.