◎美國作曲家、作家和發行商協會ASCAP宣布其2019年《I Create Music》展覽會的最新一輪演講者和小組討論成員。
◎今年獲得奧斯卡最佳原創歌曲獎的歌曲〈Shallow〉的共同創作者Anthony Rossomando將回顧他20年來的創作生涯，以及共同創作這首由Lady Gaga和Bradley Cooper演唱的暢銷金曲的過程。曾獲葛萊美、美國鄉村音樂協會獎CMA和美國鄉村音樂學院獎ACM的Lee Ann Womack將分享為她贏得十幾個獎項的歌曲，包括Billboard鄉村音樂榜冠軍的〈I Hope You Dance〉以及她最近的專輯《The Lonely, The Lonesome, The Gone》之中的作品，該專輯被NPR和Rolling Stone評為2018年最佳作品。除了分享他們的故事和建議之外，頂尖的詞曲創作者們還將透過在舞台上表演他們最著名的暢銷歌曲來激發靈感。
◎身兼歌手、詞曲作者、製作人的Matthew Koma，因與Zedd合作獲得EDM榜冠軍的〈Spectrum〉和〈Find You〉，以及共同創作了獲得葛萊美獎和三白金的冠軍單曲〈Clarity〉而聞名，將會在該活動中表演他的作品。Matthew Koma曾與Britney Spears、Kelly Clarkson、Shania Twain和Bruce Springsteen等藝人合作，目前在他新成立的西岸樂團Winnetka Bowling League擔任主唱。
ASCAP has announced the latest round of speakers and panelists for its 2019 "I Create Music" EXPO . On the heels of his Oscar win for Best Original Song, "Shallow" co-writer Anthony Rossomando will look back on his two-decade journey to co- penning the anthemic Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper mega-hit from A Star Is Born's original soundtrack.
Grammy, CMA and ACM winner Lee Ann Womack will share the songs that have won her a dozen awards, including her breakout Billboard Country #1 "I Hope You Dance" and selections from her most recent album The Lonely, The Lonesome, The Gone, named a best-of-2018 by NPR and Rolling Stone.
In addition to sharing their stories and advice, top songwriters will inspire by performing some of their most notable hits from the 2019 EXPO stage.
Singer, songwriter, producer and musician Matthew Koma, known for collaborating with Zedd on the #1 EDM hits "Spectrum" and "Find You," and for co-writing the #1, Grammy-winning and triple-platinum "Clarity," will be on hand to perform from his catalog. Koma, who has also worked with artists including Britney Spears, Kelly Clarkson, Shania Twain and Bruce Springsteen, currently fronts his newly-formed West Coast band Winnetka Bowling League.
Oscar-winning songwriter, ASCAP Chairman of the Board and President Paul Williams will kick off the Annual ASCAP Membership Meeting.
For tickets and more information about the 14th annual ASCAP "I Create Music" EXPO visit: https://www.ascap.com/expo.