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Warner Chappell Music Named Publisher of the Year at ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards

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  • June 21, 2019
    Warner Chappell Music Named Publisher of the Year at ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards

    Grammy-Winning Joelle James Scores Top R&B / Hip-Hop Song for “Boo’d Up” and Shane "Murda Beatz" Lindstrom Wins Top Rap Song for “Nice for What”

     

    LOS ANGELES – June 21, 2019:  Warner Chappell Music (WCM) was named Publisher of the Year for the second consecutive year at last night’s annual ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards, and it shared the top honor with Universal Music Publishing Group. The company also earned 19 Most Performed Song of the Year Awards with Grammy Award-winning songwriter Joelle James taking home Top R&B / Hip-Hop Song for “Boo’d Up,” which she also performed at the ceremony, and Shane "Murda Beatz" Lindstrom winning Top Rap Song for “Nice for What.”

     

    Warner Chappell Music Co-Chair & CEO Guy Moot and Co-Chair & COO Carianne Marshall said: “A huge congratulations to all our songwriters, and to everyone on our team who share in this achievement. It’s a reflection of the inspiring songwriting talent at Warner Chappell and testament to the hard-work, dedication and integrity of our A&R crew, led by Ryan Press.”

     

    WCM had a strong showing overall, with “Apeshit” (The Carters) - Beyoncé Knowles Carter / Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter, “Finesse (Remix)” (Bruno Mars & Cardi B) - Christopher “Brody” Brown / Klenord Raphael (Shaft) / Jeremy Reeves, and “Motorsport” (Migos, Nicki Minaj & Cardi B) -  Shane Lindstrom / Klenord Raphael (Shaft).

     

    See below for a full list of WCM’s Most Performed Song Awards:

     

    • “Apeshit” – Beyoncé Knowles Carter / Shawn Carter
    • “Bartier Cardi” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
    • “Be Careful” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
    • “Bodak Yellow” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
    • “Boo’d Up” – Joelle James
    • “Broken Clocks” – Warner Chappell Music for Carter Lang
    • “Crew” – Marquis King
    • “Dangerous” – Rakim Allen / Robert Williams / Christian Ward
    • “Finesse (Remix)” (Bruno Mars & Cardi B) – Christopher “Brody” Brown / Klenord Raphael (Shaft) / Jeremy Reeves
    • “I Get The Bag” – Radric Davis
    • “I Like It” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft) / Warner Chappell Music for Jhay Cortez
    • “Love” – Warner Chappell Music for Kendrick Lamar
    • “Love Galore” – Warner Chappell Music for Carter Lang
    • “Motorsport” – Shane Lindstrom / Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
    • “Nice For What” – Shane Lindstrom (Murda Beatz)
    • “No Limit” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
    • “Ring” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
    • “That’s What I Like” – Christopher “Brody” Brown / Jeremy Reeves
    • “New Freezer” – Warner Chappell Music Publishing for Kendrick Lamar 
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on June 21, 2019 - 9:55pm

Grammy-Winning Joelle James Scores Top R&B / Hip-Hop Song for “Boo’d Up” and Shane "Murda Beatz" Lindstrom Wins Top Rap Song for “Nice for What”

 

LOS ANGELES – June 21, 2019:  Warner Chappell Music (WCM) was named Publisher of the Year for the second consecutive year at last night’s annual ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Music Awards, and it shared the top honor with Universal Music Publishing Group. The company also earned 19 Most Performed Song of the Year Awards with Grammy Award-winning songwriter Joelle James taking home Top R&B / Hip-Hop Song for “Boo’d Up,” which she also performed at the ceremony, and Shane "Murda Beatz" Lindstrom winning Top Rap Song for “Nice for What.”

 

Warner Chappell Music Co-Chair & CEO Guy Moot and Co-Chair & COO Carianne Marshall said: “A huge congratulations to all our songwriters, and to everyone on our team who share in this achievement. It’s a reflection of the inspiring songwriting talent at Warner Chappell and testament to the hard-work, dedication and integrity of our A&R crew, led by Ryan Press.”

 

WCM had a strong showing overall, with “Apeshit” (The Carters) - Beyoncé Knowles Carter / Shawn “JAY-Z” Carter, “Finesse (Remix)” (Bruno Mars & Cardi B) - Christopher “Brody” Brown / Klenord Raphael (Shaft) / Jeremy Reeves, and “Motorsport” (Migos, Nicki Minaj & Cardi B) -  Shane Lindstrom / Klenord Raphael (Shaft).

 

See below for a full list of WCM’s Most Performed Song Awards:

 

  • “Apeshit” – Beyoncé Knowles Carter / Shawn Carter
  • “Bartier Cardi” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
  • “Be Careful” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
  • “Bodak Yellow” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
  • “Boo’d Up” – Joelle James
  • “Broken Clocks” – Warner Chappell Music for Carter Lang
  • “Crew” – Marquis King
  • “Dangerous” – Rakim Allen / Robert Williams / Christian Ward
  • “Finesse (Remix)” (Bruno Mars & Cardi B) – Christopher “Brody” Brown / Klenord Raphael (Shaft) / Jeremy Reeves
  • “I Get The Bag” – Radric Davis
  • “I Like It” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft) / Warner Chappell Music for Jhay Cortez
  • “Love” – Warner Chappell Music for Kendrick Lamar
  • “Love Galore” – Warner Chappell Music for Carter Lang
  • “Motorsport” – Shane Lindstrom / Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
  • “Nice For What” – Shane Lindstrom (Murda Beatz)
  • “No Limit” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
  • “Ring” – Klenord Raphael (Shaft)
  • “That’s What I Like” – Christopher “Brody” Brown / Jeremy Reeves
  • “New Freezer” – Warner Chappell Music Publishing for Kendrick Lamar