Organizations

In an ever changing music industry, the path is not always well-lit, but these organizations can help shine a brighter lighter and help ensure you are moving in the right direction...

ASCAP

ASCAP is its members — creative people who write the music and lyrics that enrich the lives of millions of people all over the world.

BMI - Nashville

BMI was founded in 1939 by forward-thinkers who wanted to represent songwriters in emerging genres, like jazz, blues and country, and pro...

Country Music Association

Mission Statement

Heighten the awareness of Country Music and support its on-going growth by recognizing excellence in the g...

Country Music Hall of Fame

Songwriters perform in an intimate setting and invite questions from the audience. Performances are every Saturday at 11:30 a.m., and are...

Music City Center

In 2004, Metro Nashville released a study recommending the construction of additional convention space in Nashville, either through expan...

NSAI

The Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) is the world’s largest not-for-profit songwriters trade association. Establish...

SESAC - Nashville

Established in 1930, SESAC is a service organization created to serve both the creators of music and music users through music licensing ...