The makers of some of today’s most inspiring music will gather in celebration when The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) honors six-time Grammy-winning artist Russ Taff and Grammy-nominated songwriter and author Tori Taff with its prestigious ASCAP Golden Note Award at the 41st annual ASCAP Christian Music Awards.
New interactive website highlights music industry’s massive $143 BILLION value to American economy, including jobs supported, notable musicians, songwriters in each state and more
ASCAP has announced the 41st annual ASCAP Christian Music Awards will be held on Monday, September 16th at the Franklin Theatre in downtown Franklin, Tennessee.
The United States and Mexico have reached a preliminary agreement in principle, subject to finalization and implementation, to update the 24-year-old NAFTA with modern provisions representing a 21st century, high-standard agreement. The updated agreement will support mutually beneficial trade leading to freer markets, fairer trade, and robust economic growth in North America.
The Gospel Music Association takes home the ASCAP Partners in Music Award for playing a key role in bringing attention to the music of Christian songwriters.
The single reached No. 4 on Billboard Gospel Airplay chart and spent over 20 weeks in the Top 10.
The bill now moves to the U.S. Senate, where a hearing is scheduled for May 15 in the Senate Judiciary Committee.
Following numerous No. 1 radio singles, songwriting awards, touring in front of a million people and even co-hosting the K-LOVE Fan Awards for a second time, 2016 has been an extraordinary year for award-winning artist and renowned songwriter Matthew West.
At an award ceremony held Monday evening at Rocketown in Downtown Nashville, platinum-selling singer, songwriter and humorist Mark Lowry was named the 2016 recipient of ASCAP’s prestigious Golden Note Award.
Legendary Gospel Music Hall of Famer and guitar virtuoso Phil Keaggy is slated to perform during the 38th annual ASCAP Christian Music Awards, to be held on Monday, September 26, 2016 at Rocketown in downtown Nashville. The invitation-only gala will be hosted by multi-platinum, three-time Grammy-winning contemporary Christian recording artist Michael W. Smith, alongside ASCAP’s President and Chairman Paul Williams, and Vice President of Nashville Membership, Michael Martin.
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) hosts an intimate reception to celebrate its 2015 GMA Dove Award Nominees on Monday, October 12th, 2015. The private event at ASCAP’s Nashville headquarters toasts a plethora of ASCAP songwriters, producers and publishers nominated for gospel, country, bluegrass, R&B, hip-hop, pop/contemporary music and more. ASCAP member Jonathan McReynolds, nominated for “Gospel Artist of the Year,” will perform at the party. The 2015 GMA Dove Awards take place on Tuesday, October 13th.
ASCAP hosted its 28th annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards at The Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles, presenting Lauryn Hill with its prestigious Golden Note Award, given to songwriters, composers and artists who have achieved extraordinary career milestones. Hill also performed.
To kick off the release of Live Forever, Matthew West’s new album dropping next Tuesday, April 28, West is staging quite a promotional event – a first for the Christian music industry. West will embark on a non-stop “24 Shows in 24 Hours” on street date, which will kick off with an exclusive live acoustic Stage-It show the day before, April 27.
“This is Amazing Grace” Claims Top Song Honors; Capitol CMG Publishing Earns Publisher of the Year for 13th Consecutive Year NASHVILLE, March 23, 2015: The American Society of Composers, Authors and…