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Imagine Dragons’ Dan Reynolds Wins Big as Miguel, Jon Bon Jovi Sets Highlight Songwriters Hall of Fame Ceremony

Jon Bon Jovi filled in for Kinks frontman Ray Davies, Donovan performed two of his classics and Miguel, A Great Big World, Martina McBride and Candice Glover paid tribute to legendary songwriters while Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons stripped down his band’s biggest hit at last night’s Songwriters Hall of Fame awards in New York City.

06/13/2014

Ray Davies of the Kinks (Jim Dyson/Getty Images)

Ray Davies, Donovan To Be Inducted Into Songwriters Hall Of Fame

Also being inducted: former 10cc member Graham Gouldman, who wrote “For Your Love” for the Yardbirds.

02/12/2014

Mick Jones of Foreigner (Thos Robinson/Getty Images)

Mick Jones ‘Outs’ Closeted Foreigner Fans, Talks Tour With Styx

One famously cranky rock critic “Ripped us to pieces in the press, and I found out that he had these parties at his house on weekends, where he always played at least two Foreigner songs.”

02/10/2014

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Berry Gordy To Receive ‘Pioneer Award’ At Songwriters Hall Of Fame

As the founder of Motown Records, legendary music producer/songwriter Berry Gordy has been a major pioneer in both the artistic and business sides of the music industry. He is the creative force behind launching the […]

03/14/2013

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Foreigner’s Jones And Gramm To Reunite For Songwriters Hall Of Fame.

Former Foreigner bandmates Mick Jones and Lou Gramm will perform on stage together for the first time in over a decade at the Songwriters Hall of Fame ceremony in New York City on June 13. The […]

03/04/2013

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Steven Tyler & Joe Perry Among 2013 Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductees

As founding members of Aerosmith, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry have long established themselves as rock legends and are already in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Now, their songwriting will be honored as […]

02/22/2013

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Bob Seger: Songwriters Hall Of Fame Induction, New Album & Tour In The Works

Last spring, Bob Seger told Rolling Stone that his “career’s winding down” and that he “can’t do this much longer.” Since then, however, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer has kept busy, playing 50+ arena shows with his Silver Bullet band in 2011, starting work on his first new album in six years, and now, being inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

06/14/2012

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Bob Seger, Gordon Lightfoot Among 2012 Songwriters Hall Of Fame Inductees

He’s one of the best-selling artists in history with over 51 million albums sold spanning his five-decade career and he got us moving with his “Old Time Rock And Roll,” now Detroit rocker [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bob Seger[/lastfm] […]

02/22/2012

Iconic Songwriter, George David Weiss, Passes Away at 89

  It’s near impossible to avoid chiming in on the Afrobeat-inspired jungle tune “Wimoweh” that was made famous by the Tokens and became children’s’ favorite sing-a-long when the lovable safari animals all sang together “The Lion Sleeps Tonight” in the Disney movie The […]

08/25/2010

Earth, Wind & Fire Inducted Into Songwriters Hall Of Fame

Five members of the legendary funk group [lastfm]Earth, Wind and Fire[/lastfm] were inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame on Thursday, June 17.  See highlights of performances from Phil Collins and more honoring all the inductees!

06/18/2010

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