You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

David Foster becomes a BMI Icon

Multihyphenate to be honored in May

Multihyphenate David Foster will be honored as a Broadcast Music Icon at the performing rights org’s Pop Music Awards on May 17.

Foster has written, produced and arranged for artists ranging from Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand and Whitney Houston to Andrea Bocelli, Michael Buble and Josh Groban.

He is a three-time BMI Pop Songwriter of the Year and has accumulated 36 BMI awards over 40 years. Foster also garnered 15 Grammys and was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2010.

Past Icons include Kris Kristofferson, the Jacksons, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Paul Simon, Brian Wilson, Willie Nelson, James Brown, Carlos Santana and Dolly Parton.

The BMI awards are scheduled for May 17 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel.

More Music

  • 'This Is Me' Catapults 'Greatest Showman'

    'This Is Me' Catapults 'Greatest Showman' Soundtrack Toward One Billion Streams

    Multihyphenate David Foster will be honored as a Broadcast Music Icon at the performing rights org’s Pop Music Awards on May 17. Foster has written, produced and arranged for artists ranging from Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand and Whitney Houston to Andrea Bocelli, Michael Buble and Josh Groban. He is a three-time BMI Pop Songwriter of […]

  • soundcloud-logo

    Twitter's Annual Report Reveals That Its $70 Million SoundCloud Investment Was a Bust

    Multihyphenate David Foster will be honored as a Broadcast Music Icon at the performing rights org’s Pop Music Awards on May 17. Foster has written, produced and arranged for artists ranging from Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand and Whitney Houston to Andrea Bocelli, Michael Buble and Josh Groban. He is a three-time BMI Pop Songwriter of […]

  • Kyle Frenette Congress

    Bon Iver's Manager Announces Run for Congress in New 'Wisconsin' Video

    Multihyphenate David Foster will be honored as a Broadcast Music Icon at the performing rights org’s Pop Music Awards on May 17. Foster has written, produced and arranged for artists ranging from Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand and Whitney Houston to Andrea Bocelli, Michael Buble and Josh Groban. He is a three-time BMI Pop Songwriter of […]

  • Usher Sunset Strip House

    Usher Lists Modern Spanish Home Above the Sunset Strip (EXCLUSIVE)

    Multihyphenate David Foster will be honored as a Broadcast Music Icon at the performing rights org’s Pop Music Awards on May 17. Foster has written, produced and arranged for artists ranging from Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand and Whitney Houston to Andrea Bocelli, Michael Buble and Josh Groban. He is a three-time BMI Pop Songwriter of […]

  • Diane Warren

    Diane Warren on Her Latest Oscar Bid for 'Marshall,' #MeToo Movement, Early Career Moves

    Multihyphenate David Foster will be honored as a Broadcast Music Icon at the performing rights org’s Pop Music Awards on May 17. Foster has written, produced and arranged for artists ranging from Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand and Whitney Houston to Andrea Bocelli, Michael Buble and Josh Groban. He is a three-time BMI Pop Songwriter of […]

  • Lo Moon Album Review

    Album Review: Lo Moon's Self-Titled Debut

    Multihyphenate David Foster will be honored as a Broadcast Music Icon at the performing rights org’s Pop Music Awards on May 17. Foster has written, produced and arranged for artists ranging from Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand and Whitney Houston to Andrea Bocelli, Michael Buble and Josh Groban. He is a three-time BMI Pop Songwriter of […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content