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ASCAP Country Music Awards 2018

On November 12, ASCAP presented a night of incredible music at our 56th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards in downtown Nashville, Tennessee. Country and Americana singer-songwriter Lee Ann Womack was honored in song before receiving the ASCAP Golden Note Award, presented by ASCAP President and Chairman Paul Williams along with Big Machine recording artist Carly Pearce.

Ashley Gorley Named ASCAP Country Music Songwriter of the Year; Revered Songwriter-Artist Lee Ann Womack Honored at 56th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards

The stars of country music gathered for the 56th annual American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Country Music Awards on Monday, November 12, at the Renaissance Hotel in downtown Nashville.

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