American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers ( ASCAP )


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We are the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), a membership association of more than 500,000 US composers, songwriters, lyricists and music publishers of every kind of music. Through agreements with affiliated international societies, we also represent hundreds of thousands of music creators worldwide. We are the only US performing rights organization created and controlled by composers, songwriters and music publishers, with a Board of Directors elected by and from our membership.

ASCAP press release, blog etc

12/21/2017 - 11:44 U.S. Rep. Collins Introduces Music Modernization Act To Reform Licensing Landscape
12/19/2017 - 16:16 Charles Kelley of Multi-Platinum Trio Lady Antebellum to Headline Snowmass Celebrity Ski Fest, Presented by ASCAP
12/14/2017 - 17:28 Dee Dee Bridgewater and Broadways David Hein and Irene Sankoff Among Honorees At The 2017 ASCAP Foundation Honors
11/29/2017 - 09:32 All I Want For Christmas Is You Joins Christmas Classics as #1 ASCAP Holiday Song In 2017
11/28/2017 - 10:58 ASCAP Hires Media Executive Stephanie Ruyle As New EVP Of Licensing
11/16/2017 - 07:42 New Musicals Sought: The ASCAP Foundation Musical Theatre Workshop Now Accepting Submissions For 2018 Events in LA and NY
11/08/2017 - 09:01 ASCAP Opens Registration for 13th annual I Create Music EXPO: The United States' Largest Conference for Songwriters, Composers, Artists and Producers
11/05/2017 - 21:49 Ashley Gorley Named Songwriter of the Year; Celebrated Songwriter-Artist Rodney Crowell and Rising Star Kelsea Ballerini Honored at 55th Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards
10/16/2017 - 12:35 Dua Lipa, The Amazons, Steve Mac And MNEK Honoured With Prestigious ASCAP Awards At Ceremony In London Tonight
10/12/2017 - 04:31 49th Annual ASCAP Foundation Deems Taylor/Virgil Thomson Awards Recognize Music Journalism On The Beatles, Big Star, Grateful Dead And More
10/10/2017 - 07:53 Joel Beckerman and Rudy Perez Elected as New Writer Members to ASCAP Board Of Directors
09/28/2017 - 10:33 Chart-Topping Country Star Kelsea Ballerini To Be Honored With Vanguard Award At 55th ASCAP Country Music Awards
09/26/2017 - 10:02 Dua Lipa And The Amazons To Be Honoured With The ASCAP Vanguard Award At ASCAP Awards In London October 16; Steve Mac To Be Presented The ASCAP Founders Award
09/21/2017 - 09:36 13th Annual ASCAP I Create Music EXPO Slated For May 7 - 9, 2018 At Loews Hollywood Hotel In Los Angeles
09/18/2017 - 06:33 ASCAPS 9th Annual Women Behind The Music Honors Singer-Songwriter Kirby Lauryen, Pulse Music Group VP Of A&R Ashley Calhoun And Epic Records Senior Director Of A&R Ericka Coulter
09/15/2017 - 06:45 ASCAP Donates $25,000 To MusiCares To Help Provide Relief For Members of the Music Community Affected By Recent Hurricanes
09/07/2017 - 09:09 Rodney Crowell to be Honored with Prestigious ASCAP Founders Awards at ASCAP Country Music Awards
08/14/2017 - 07:37 ASCAP Names Tristan Boutros As Chief Technology Officer