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Remembering Michael Masser

The SHOF was saddened to learn of the passing of 2007 Inductee Michael Masser on Thursday, July 9.

Songwriter/producer Michael Masser first came to fame with the number one smash hit “Touch Me In the Morning” that he wrote and produced for Diana Ross in 1973. He followed…

Jul 12

The Songwriters Hall of Fame Announces Newly Elected Board of Directors

New York, N.Y.- June 24, 2015- The Songwriters Hall of Fame held its Annual Meeting on June 19, the day after the SHOF Annual Induction & Awards Gala and conducted its election of Board of Directors and Officers. The newly elected Board of Directors is Robbin Ahrold, Martin Bandier, Caroline…

Jun 24

Songwriters Hall Of Fame Celebrates The Best Of Songwriting Legends

Inductees: Bobby Braddock, Willie Dixon, Robert Hunter & Jerry Garcia, Toby Keith, Cyndi Lauper and Linda Perry

Along with Honorees: Lady Gaga, Van Morrison, Nate Ruess and John LoFrumento

JUNE 19, 2015 – NEW YORK - The 2015 Songwriters Hall of Fame 46th…

Jun 19

Legendary Songwriters Kenneth Gamble And Leon Huff Elected As Co-Chairmen

New York, NY – June 16, 2015 – The Songwriters Hall of Fame announced today that Legendary Songwriters and Co-Creators of the iconic “Sound of Philadelphia,” Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff, have been elected by the Board of Directors as the new Co-Chairmen of the organization. In this role, Gamble…

Jun 16

Annual Awards Gala Presenters & Performers Announced

Tony Bennett, Benny Blanco, Zac Brown, Michael Bublé, Carly Rae Jepsen, Dr. John, Ledisi, Ne-Yo, Jennifer Nettles, Mike O’Neill, Richie Sambora, Bernie Taupin And Paul Williams Announced To Present And/Or Perform At The 2015 Songwriters Hall Of Fame Annual Induction And Awards Gala

Previously Announced Honorees Include Inductees…

Jun 9

Meet The SHOF Song Competition Winners

We were very pleased to announce the winners of the Songwriters Hall of Fame Song Competition earlier this week, and we thought you’d like to know more about them!

Grand Prize Winner:

JoJo Worthington
JoJo Worthington is an independent Folk/ Alternative artist from Waterloo,…

Jun 4

Jojo Worthington Announced As Grand Prize Winner In Song Competition

New York, NY (June 1, 2015) – The Songwriters Hall Of Fame (SHOF) and Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) have announced Canadian songwriter JoJo Worthington as the Grand Prize Winner in the inaugural Songwriters Hall of Fame Song Competition. The competition, “by songwriters, for songwriters,” was conceived by the accomplished…

Jun 1

“What A Wonderful World” To Receive Towering Song Award

Previously Announced Honorees Include Inductees Bobby Braddock, Willie Dixon, Robert Hunter & Jerry Garcia, Toby Keith, Cyndi Lauper and Linda Perry and Special Award Recipients Van Morrison, Lady Gaga, Nate Ruess and John LoFrumento

May 20, 2015 – New York – The Songwriters Hall of Fame announced today…

May 20
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