BMI is pleased to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with ongoing initiatives across its digital and social platforms to recognize and honor the history, culture, and rich contributions Latinos have brought to music, our communities, and beyond. To kick off the celebration, Mexican American singer/songwriter Nancy Sanchez speaks on how her roots and culture inspire her music on BMI’s Know Them Now.
Additionally, an exclusive interview with Latin GRAMMY award-winning producers Andrés Torres and Edgar Barrera will air this month, as part of BMI’s Música y Más: Producers Edition, where they discuss coming up in the industry, their big break, and advice for emerging songwriters and producers.
Keep an eye out for special interviews by Cuban singer/songwriter Aymée Nuviola and Mexican singer/songwriter Mario Quintero on BMI.com. Follow us on Instagramfor various takeovers throughout the month by Latinx artists including Ray C, Ecko, Dimelo Flow, Gregorio Uribe, and Mirella Cesa.
Check out our Spotify playlist, a mixture of both classic and contemporary hits by a diverse selection of artists including J Balvin, Juan Luis Guerra, Gloria Estefan, Tainy, Karol G, Belinda, Adriel Favela, and many more. In the following weeks, we will have more exclusive content from Camilo Froideval, Maria Vertiz, and Chicocurlyhead.
Celebrating over 80 years of service to songwriters, composers, music publishers, and businesses, Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®) is a global leader in music rights management, serving as an advocate for the value of music. BMI represents the public performance rights in over 18.7 million musical works created and owned by more than 1.2 million songwriters, composers, and music publishers.
The Company negotiates music license agreements and distributes the fees it generates as royalties to its affiliated writers and publishers when their songs are performed in public. In 1939, BMI created a groundbreaking open-door policy becoming the only performing rights organization to welcome and represent the creators of blues, jazz, country, and American roots music. Today, the musical compositions in BMI’s repertoire, from chart toppers to perennial favorites, span all genres of music and are consistently among the most-performed hits of the year.
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