BMI Honoring Stevie Nicks With Icon Award
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 03.31.2014
She's the latest recipient of the prestigious award...
Stevie Nicks is the latest artist to be declared an icon by BMI. Billboard reports that the pop-rock frontwoman will receive the Icon Award at the 62nd Annual Pop Awards ceremony on May 13th in Beverly Hills.
The ceremony will recognize the names behind the most performed pop songs in the country, with awards for BMI Pop Song, Songwriter and Publisher of the Year. Nicks will also receive a musical tribute.
Previous winners of the award include Paul Simon, Carole King, David Foster, John Fogerty, Kris Kristofferson, The Jacksons, Crosby, Stills & Nash, The Bee Gees, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Brian Wilson, Carlos Santana and Dolly Parton.
BMI VP/GM Barbara Cane said, "Stevie Nicks is an extraordinary songwriter and pedigree artist of stunning genius and unwavering grace, on and off the stage. She has defined an era of pop and rock culture around the world with her brilliance and unforgettable magnificence."