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ASCAP Songwriters Defined the Sound of 2017

From pop to hip-hop, Latin to R&B, country 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.

ASCAP Urban's On the Come Up Showcases Light Up the Nation

The next generation of R&B and hip-hop superstars took over the US this summer, as the ASCAP Urban team brought its "On the Come Up" showcases to LA, NYC and ATL.

ASCAP Members Earn 79 Spots on NPR’s “150 Greatest Albums Made by Women” List

Joni Mitchell, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Nina Simone, Patti Smith, Beyoncé and more highlight roster of ASCAP greats

Say hello to your ASCAP Rhythm & Soul rep.

Notorious B.I.G., Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis Honored at 2017 ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards

Nineteen85, Allen Ritter and Sony/ATV also win big

ASCAP is the world leader in performance rights, but I signed with the organization because they really care about the artists they work with.

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