Swift & Pinson Are Big Winners At 57th BMI Country Awards
November 11, 2009 at 8:38 AM (PT)
The 57th Annual BMI COUNTRY AWARDS were held last night (11/10) in NASHVILLE. The legendary KRIS KRISTOFFERSON was honored as this year's BMI ICON, and BIG MACHINE star TAYLOR SWIFT's hit "Love Story" won "Song Of The Year." TAYLOR is the first female songwriter in history to win back-to-back BMI "Song of the Year" awards in any genre.
Other top honors of the evening included BOBBY PINSON winning "Songwriter Of The Year," SONY/ATV MUSIC PUBLISHING receiving "Publisher Of The Year" and ARISTA duo BROOKS & DUNN being honored with the BMI "President's Award."
Click here to see the rest of the winners and highlights from the show.