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  • Mariah Carey Honored as BMI Icon

    Tue, 24 Jul 2012 14:14:31

    Mariah Carey Honored as BMI Icon - She will be feted on Sept. 7

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    Mariah Carey is a BMI Icon! Mimi will be honored at the upcoming Broadcast Music International (BMI) Urban Awards on Sept. 7 in Beverly Hills.

    She has been recognized as a BMI Icon for her "unique and indelible influence on generations of music makers," joining the ranks of previous honorees including George Clinton, James Brown, Isaac Hayes, and Al Green.

    The ceremony is set for the Saban Theater in Beverly Hills.

    A BMI rep gushed about the singer, saying, "Mariah Carey is one of the most prolifically successful songwriters of the last several decades in any genre of music."

    True dat!

    What is your favorite Mariah Carey song?

    —Katie Sheehan
    07.24.12



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