As a proud sponsor of the Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame, BMI celebrated its family of songwriters inducted at this year’s ceremony on February 17, 2022. The legendary BMI songwriters who received this esteemed honor include Snoop Dogg, BeBe & CeCe Winans, Donald Lawrence, Yolanda Adams, Tyler Perry and the late Ray Charles.
Music fans and industry executives gathered outside the Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame location in downtown Atlanta to celebrate The Crown Jewel of Excellence™ Induction Ceremony, followed by a celebration brunch and phenomenal performances. As a joint venture by the Black American Music Association and the Georgia Entertainment Caucus, the Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame seeks to acknowledge, preserve, respect and inspire the Black creative community.
BMI is proud to congratulate all of this year’s esteemed honorees and salute their extraordinary achievements.
BMI’s VP, Creative, Atlanta Catherine Brewton, Yolanda Adams and Georgia State Representative Erica Thomas pose together before the Black Music and Entertainment Walk of Fame Crown Jewel of Excellence Induction Ceremony and Celebration Brunch on February 17, 2022, in Atlanta, Georgia.(Photo Credit: Prince Williams/ATLpics)