Snoop Dogg, Drake, B.o.B, Lex Luger, Universal Music Publishing Honored At BMI Urban Awards
August 29, 2011 at 4:50 AM (PT)
SNOOP DOGG was honored as a "BMI Icon" and DRAKE was named Urban Songwriter of the Year at SATURDAY night's BMI Urban Awards in HOLLYWOOD.
Other winners included B.o.B, the youngest songwriter ever to win BMI Urban Song of the Year honors, who took home the award for "Nothin' On You" (featuring BRUNO MARS); LEXUS (LEX LUGER) LEWIS winning Urban Producer of the Year; UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING was named Urban Publisher of the Year and had 13 of the most-performed songs of the year; and producers POLOW DA DON, DANIEL “KANE BEATZ” JOHNSON, R. KELLY and KANYE WEST, who were also honored at the event.
See a list of all winners and honored songs by clicking here.