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  1. Wiz Khalifa, Alex Da Kid, Linda Perry, Charlie Wilson, Others Share Songwriting Stories at BMI's Pre-Grammy Panel

    January 26, 2014 5:58 PM EST 0 6.746 k 26 0 Similar to last year, when Snoop Dogg lit up during BMI’s annual pre-Grammy Awards “How I Wrote That Song” discussion, rapper Wiz Khalifa walked onto the stage Saturday (Jan. 25) at the House of Blues in Los Angeles puffing on a joint befor ...

  2. Gap Band Bassist Robert Wilson Dies

    August 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Robert Wilson, the bassist for the funk and R&B group the Gap Band, has died. He was 53. His death was confirmed by Karen Lee, publicist for his brother and Gap Band singer Charlie Wilson. Robert Wilson had been touring over the past few weeks ...

  3. 'Heart' Beats The Opposition At BMI Awards

    October 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT "Listen to Your Heart," the power-ballad written by Per Gessle and Mats Persson, scooped a raft of prestigious honors tonight (Oct. 3) at the 2006 BMI London Awards, presented at the Dorchester Hotel. "Listen to Your Heart," th ...

  4. 'Heart' Beats The Opposition At BMI Awards

    October 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Gala held Oct. 3 in London. "Listen to Your Heart," the power-ballad written by Per Gessle and Mats Persson, scooped a raft of prestigious honors tonight (Oct. 3) at the 2006 BMI London Awards, presented at the Dorchester Hotel. The trac ...

  5. Hollis' 'Life' Honored At BMI London Awards

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Singer and songwriter Mark Hollis was the big winner at the 2005 BMI London Awards, presented tonight (Nov. 29) at the Dorchester Hotel in the U.K. capital. Also on the night, Steve Winwood was honore Singer and songwriter Mark Hollis was the big ...

  6. Hollis' 'Life' Honored At BMI London Awards

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Singer and songwriter Mark Hollis was the big winner at the 2005 BMI London Awards, presented tonight (Nov. 29) at the Dorchester Hotel in the U.K. capital. Also on the night, Steve Winwood was honore Singer and songwriter Mark Hollis was the big ...

  7. Steve Winwood To Receive BMI Icon Honor

    November 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Past winners include Van Morrison, Paul Simon. Steve Winwood will be honored as a BMI Icon at the company's annual London Awards held November 29. The ceremony and dinner will take place in the Grand Ballroom of the Dorchester Hotel. Winwood& ...