Recent News

Songwriters Hall Of Fame Announces 2015 Inductees

New York, NY – October 16, 2015 - The 2015 slate of Songwriters Hall of Fame nominees for induction were announced by SHOF President/CEO Linda Moran today. The organization, which is dedicated to recognizing the work and lives of those composers and lyricists who create popular music around the world,…

Oct 16

“Groovin‘“ With Felix Cavaliere And John Sebastian

By April Anderson

There was magic in the air September 9 for the latest in the series of Songwriters Hall of Fame Master Sessions at NYU. On the intimate stage of NYU Steinhardt’s Provincetown Playhouse, Songwriters Hall of Fame inductees Felix Cavaliere and John Sebastian held court, adroitly…

Sep 11

SHOF Gala Newsletter

Catch up on all of the excitement and shining moments from the June 12 SHOF Gala!

Aug 27

SHOF Inductees Felix Cavaliere & John Sebastian At NYU Master Session

Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductees Felix Cavaliere and John Sebastian, who have each written some of the most seminal songs in the history of popular music and who led two of the most influential bands of the rock era, will come to New York University on Tuesday, September 9 at…

Aug 25

SHOF Song Competition Deadline Extended Until September 22

Now you’ll have even more time to submit your best songs to the Songwriters Hall of Fame Song Competition! 

The inaugural Songwriters Hall of Fame Song Competition, co-sponsored by Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) “by songwriters, for songwriters,” was conceived by the accomplished songwriters and leadership of…

Jun 30

Gerry Goffin Remembered

The Songwriters Hall of Fame was saddened to learn of the passing of esteemed inductee Gerry Goffin today.

“Gerry Goffin and Carole King collaborated on many of the milestones of rock n’ roll songwriting. Gerry was active in the writing of “Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow” and…

Jun 19

Songwriters Hall Of Fame Celebrates The Best Of Songwriting Legends

Inductees: Ray Davies, Donovan, Graham Gouldman, Mark James and Jim Weatherly,along with Honorees: Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff, Doug Morris, Dan Reynolds and Del Bryant

New York, N.Y. - June 13, 2014 – The 2014 Songwriters Hall of Fame 45th Annual Induction and Awards Dinner was a sparkling…

Jun 13

ASCAP Centennial To Be Celebrated At 2014 SHOF Gala

Previously Announced Inductees Include Ray Davies, Donovan, Graham Gouldman, Mark James and Jim Weatherly

New York, NY- June 10, 2014 – The Songwriters Hall of Fame announced today that a musical celebration of the 100th anniversary of the founding of ASCAP will be a featured segment at the…

Jun 10