Taylor Swift And Hank Williams Jr. Honored At BMI Awards
November 12, 2008 at 6:28 AM (PT)
BMI/NASHVILLE held their 56th annual awards ceremony last night in NASHVILLE and celebrated the top 50 BMI Country songs.
In addition to the top 50 songs, CASEY BEATHARD took home SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR honors and TAYLOR SWIFT walked away with the ROBERT J. BURTON SONG OF THE YEAR award for her smash "Teardrops On My Guitar."
Country legend HANK WILLIAMS, JR. was honored as the BMI ICON. KENNY CHESNEY, LYNYRD SKYNYRD, GREGG ALLMAN and ROBERT RANDOLPH paid tribute to the man known as BOCEPHUS and his amazing career.
For a complete list of winners visit www.BMI.com.