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Chris Stapleton, Dann Huff Lead CMA Awards Nominees

Dierks Bentley, Dan+Shay, Midland each earn three nominations; Sam Hunt, Kelsea Ballerini, Brett Young and more nominees announced for “Country Music’s Biggest Night”

2017 ASCAP Country Music Awards

Rodney Crowell, Kelsea Ballerini, Ashley Gorley, Warner/Chappell and more win big in Nashville

ASCAP Songwriters Defined the Sound of 2017

From country to pop, Latin to R&B, hip-hop to EDM, ASCAP songwriters wrote the international hits that crowned 31 separate Billboard year-end song charts in 2017 - and took all 10 of the Top 10 spots on the Hot 100.

2017 ASCAP Christian Music Awards

Matthew West named Songwriter of the Year; Joel Smallbone named Top Songwriter-Artist; “The River” claims top song honors; Capitol CMG earns Publisher of the Year at 39th annual awards


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Domestic Publishers - September 21, 2018