Winners of the 2013 BMI Country Awards, Dean Dillon Recognized as BMI Icon

Broadcast Music, Inc.®, (BMI®), a global leader in music rights management, presented the 2013 BMI Country Awards, honoring the prolific songwriting career of BMI Icon Dean Dillon, as well as the Country Songwriter, Song and Publisher of the Year tonight in Nashville. The 61st annual event, which is the genre’s oldest awards ceremony, also celebrated the …

Josh Turner #1 Single “All Over Me” Honored As BMI Song of the Year

Multi-platinum recording artist Josh Turner’s fourth #1 single “All Over Me” was honored as BMI’s “Song of the Year” last night. The award honored the infamous “Peach Pickers” trio-  Ben Hayslip, Dallas Davidson and Rhett Akins. The song is on Turner’s current album Haywire. In addition, Akins and Davidson took home the prestigious BMI “Songwriter …