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2014 Library of Congress National Recording Registry Inductions Announced

We are proud to announce two of the Songwriters Hall of Fame Towering Songs “Stand By Me” and “You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling” are among the recordings recently selected for induction into the Library of Congress National Recording Registry. Librarian of Congress James H. Billington named 25 new sound recordings…

Mar 27

Steve Tyrell Celebrates With Friends And Legends Of Song

Grammy Award winning vocalist/ producer Steve Tyrell brought That Lovin’ Feeling to the GRAMMY Museum’s Clive Davis Theater on March 4 to a sold out, standing-room-only audience. The BMI Foundation proudly joined forces with the Songwriters Hall of Fame (SHOF) and the GRAMMY Museum to present this very special evening,…

Mar 11

Gamble & Huff: The Heart Of Philly Soul

By April Anderson

The soul of “The Philadelphia Sound” was in the house last night at NYU Steinhardt’s Provincetown Playhouse for the latest in the series of Songwriters Hall of Fame Master Sessions at NYU. Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductees and Johnny Mercer Awardees Kenneth Gamble and Leon…

Mar 6

Congratulations To John Legend for Oscar Honors

The Songwriters Hall of Fame is thrilled that our 2002 Abe Olman Scholar, John Stephens, who went on to receive the 2007 Hal David Starlight Award under his professional name, John Legend, was honored with Best Original Song for “Glory” from the movie Selma at last night’s Oscars, along with…

Feb 23

Songwriters Hall Of Fame Announces 2015 Inductees

Bobby Braddock, Willie Dixon, Robert Hunter & Jerry Garcia, Toby Keith, Cyndi Lauper And Linda Perry To Be Inducted June 18th In NYC

New York, NY – February 18, 2015 – Musical titans Bobby Braddock, Willie Dixon, Robert Hunter & Jerry Garcia, Toby Keith, Cyndi Lauper and Linda…

Feb 18

Steve Tyrell Celebrates “That Lovin’ Feeling” With SHOF Inductees

The Songwriters Hall of Fame and BMI Foundation present an intimate evening with Steve Tyrell and SHOF inductees Jeff Barry (“Chapel Of Love”), Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil (“You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling”) and Mike Stoller (“Stand By Me”) at the GRAMMY Museum’s Clive Davis Theater in Los Angeles on…

Feb 5

SHOF Inductees Kenneth Gamble & Leon Huff To Guest At Master Session At NYU

Songwriters Hall of Fame inductees, Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement and Trustee Award-winners, and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame members Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff, legendary songwriters and record producers and co-founders of the historic “Sound of Philadelphia/Philly Sound” will come to New York University on Tuesday, March 3, as…

Jan 26
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