2003 BMI Country Awards Winners

Here's are the winners of BMI's annual Country Awards, handed out Nov. 4 in Nashville.

"The Baby," songwriter Harley Allen, recorded by Blake Shelton, (Warner Bros. Nashville) published by Coburn Music, Inc.

"Beautiful Mess," Sonny LeMaire, Shane Minor; Diamond Rio (Arista), EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc., Monkey C Music, Shane Minor Music, Songs of API, Songs of Nashville DreamWorks

"Before I Knew Better," David Lee, Bryan Simpson; Brad Martin (Epic Records), Careers-BMG Music Publishing, Inc., Lucky Thumb Music, Mr. Noise Music, Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.

"Blessed," Troy Verges, Martina McBride (RCA) Songs of Universal, Inc.

"Bring on the Rain," Helen Darling, Billy Montana; Jo Dee Messina w/Tim McGraw (Curb Records) Bro 'N Sis Music, Inc., Estes Park Music, Little Chatterbox Music, Mike Curb Music, Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.

"BROKENHEARTSVILLE," Randy Boudreaux, Clint Daniels, Donny Kees; Joe Nichols (Universal South) Borchetta Shafer Music, Hardwood Acres Publishing LLC, Sony/ATV Acuff Rose, Sony/ATV Tree

"Chrome," Jeffrey Steele; Trace Adkins (Capitol Nashville) My Life's Work Music, Songs of Windswept Pacific, Yellow Desert Music

"Courtesy of the Red, White, & Blue (The Angry American)," Toby Keith; Toby Keith (DreamWorks Nashville) Tokeco Tunes

"The Cowboy in Me," Al Anderson, Jeffrey Steele; Tim McGraw (Curb Records) Gottahaveable Music, Songs of Windswept Pacific, Stairway to Bittner's Music

"Cry," Angie Aparo; Faith Hill (Warner Bros. Nashville) EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc., Potty Mouth Publishing, Rounded Music

"Every River," Tom Littlefield, Kim Richey; Brooks & Dunn (Arista Nashville) Door Number One Music, Mighty Nice Music, Universal-Songs of PolyGram International, Inc., Wait No More Music

"The Good Stuf," Jim Collins; Kenny Chesney (BNA) Make Shift Music, Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.

"Help Me Understand," Wayne Hector, Steve Mac; Trace Adkins (Capitol Nashville) Irving Music, Songs of Windswept Pacific

"I Cry," Mark Selby, Tia Sillers; Tammy Cochran (Epic Records) Bro 'N Sis Music, Inc., Choice Is Tragic Music, Ensign Music Corporation, Estes Park Music

"I Don't Have to be Me ('Til Monday)," Steve Azar, R.C. Bannon, Jason Young; Steve Azar (Mercury Nashville) Careers-BMG Music Publishing, Inc., Mas Venture Music, Misterssippi Music

"I Just Wanna Be Mad," Lee Thomas Miller; Terri Clark (Mercury Nashville) Hold Jack Music, Mosaic Music

"I Keep Looking," Sara Evans, Tony Martin, Tom Shapiro; Sara Evans (RCA) Mosaic Music, Sony/ATV Tree, Wenonga Music

"I Miss My Friend," Tony Martin, Mark Nesler, Tom Shapiro; Darryl Worley (DreamWorks Nashville) Buna Boy Music, Glitterfish Music, Inc., Mosaic Music, Sony/ATV Tree, Wenonga Music

"I Should Be Sleeping," Shaye Smith; Emerson Drive (DreamWorks Nashville) EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc., Zomba Songs Inc.

"I'M GONNA GETCHA GOOD!," Shania Twain; Shania Twain (Mercury Nashville) Loon Echo, Inc., Universal-Songs of PolyGram International, Inc.

"I'm Movin' On, (2nd Award) Phillip White; Rascal Flatts (Lyric Street) Murrah Music Corporation

"The Impossible," Lee Thomas Miller; Joe Nichols (Universal South) Mosaic Music

"Just What I Do," Keith Burns, Trick Pony (Warner Bros. Nashville) Hapsack Music, Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.

"Landslide," Stevie Nicks; Dixie Chicks (Monument Records) Welsh Witch Music

"Living and Living Well," Tony Martin, Mark Nesler, Tom Shapiro; George Strait (MCA Nashville) Buna Boy Music, Glitterfish Music, Inc., Mosaic Music, Sony/ATV Tree, Wenonga Music

"A Lot of Things Different," Bill Anderson, Dean Dillon; Kenny Chesney (BNA), Mr. Bubba Music, Inc., Sony/ATV Acuff Rose, Sony/ATV Tree

"Man to Man," Jamie O'Hara; Gary Allan, (MCA Nashville) Magic Knee Music, Sony/ATV Tree

"My Heart is Lost to You," Brett Beavers; Brooks & Dunn (Arista Nashville) Sony/ATV Tree

"My List," Rand Bishop; Toby Keith (DreamWorks Nashville) Songwriters Paddock Music, Weightless Cargo Music

"My Town," Reed Nielsen, Jeffrey Steele; Montgomery Gentry (Columbia Records) Gottahaveable Music, Singletrack Music, Songs of Windswept Pacific

"Next Big Thing," Al Anderson, Vince Gill, John Hobbs; Vince Gill (MCA Nashville) Little Blue Box Music, Songs of Windswept Pacific Stairway to Bittner's Music, Vinny Mae Music

"19 Something," David Lee; Mark Wills (Mercury Nashville) Careers-BMG Music Publishing, Inc.

"Ol' Red," Bo Bohon, Don Goodman, Mark Sherrill: Blake Shelton (Warner Bros. Nashville) Bull's Creek Publishing, Inc., Key Mark Music

"Picture," Sheryl Crow, Kid Rock; Kid Rock w/Sheryl Crow (Lava/Atlantic) and Kid Rock w/Allison Moorer (Universal South) Old Crow Music, Thirty-Two Mile Music, Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.

"Red Rag Top," Jason White; Tim McGraw (Curb Records) Sony/ATV Acuff Rose

"She Was," Neal Coty; Mark Chesnutt (Columbia Records) Murrah Music Corporation

"She'll Leave You With A Smile," Jay Knowles; George Strait (MCA Nashville) Big Yellow Dog Music, Sony/ATV Tree

"Somebody Like You," Keith Urban; Keith Urban (Capitol Nashville) Coburn Music, Inc.

"Strong Enough to be Your Man," Travis Tritt; Travis Tritt (Columbia Records) Post Oak Publishing

"Ten Rounds With Jose Cuervo," Casey Beathard, Michael Heeney; Tracy Byrd (RCA) Sony/ATV Acuff Rose

"That's Be Alright," Tim Nichols, Tia Sillers; Alan Jackson (Arista Nashville) EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc., Ensign Music Corporation, Life Is Fine Music, Ty Land Music

"That's Just Jessie," Kevin Denney; Kevin Denney (Lyric Street) Maleah Music, March Family Music

"These Days," Steve Robson, Jeffrey Steele, Danny Wells; Rascal Flatts (Lyric Street) Gottahaveable Music, Irving Music, Songs of Teracel, Songs of Windswept Pacific, Sony/ATV Tree

"'Til Nothing Comes Between Us," Kerry Harvick; John Michael Montgomery
(Warner Bros. Nashville) Hope-N-Cal Music

"Tonight I Wanna Be Your Man," Troy Verges; Andy Griggs (RCA) Songs of Universal, Inc.

"Travelin' Soldier," Bruce Robison; Dixie Chicks (Monument Records) Bruce Robison Music, Tiltawhirl Music

"What If She's An Angel," Bryan Wayne; Tommy Shane Steiner (RCA) Cake Taker Music, Sony/ATV Tree

"Where Would You Be," Rick Ferrell; Martina McBride (RCA) Mr. Noise Music, Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp., We Make Music

"Who's Your Daddy," Toby Keith; Toby Keith (DreamWorks Nashville) Tokeco Tunes

"Young" (2nd Award) Steven McEwan; Kenny Chesney (BNA) Careers-BMG Music Publishing, Inc.