David Foster A BMI 'Icon'
March 28, 2011 at 10:55 AM (PT)
DAVID FOSTER will be honored as a BMI Icon at the 59th annual BMI POP MUSIC AWARDS, slated for TUESDAY, MAY 17th at the BEVERLY WILSHIRE HOTEL in LOS ANGELES. The evening will include an all-star musical tribute to FOSTER, as well as the presentation of the Pop Songwriter, Song, and Publisher of the Year crystals.
BMI ICONS are selected because of their "unique and indelible influence on generations of music makers." As a BMI ICON, DAVID FOSTER will join elite ranks that include JOHN FOGERTY, KRIS KRISTOFFERSON, THE JACKSONS, THE BEE GEES, CROSBY, STILLS & NASH, PAUL SIMON, MERLE HAGGARD, BRIAN WILSON, WILLIE NELSON, JAMES BROWN, CARLOS SANTANA, DOLLY PARTON and others.