Quincy Jones, Pharrell Williams Honored; EMI Wins Big at ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards

1:45 AM PST 07/01/2012 by Dan Rys, Billboard
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The night also featured a swan-song moment for "Big" Jon Platt as the outgoing EMI Music Publishing president accepted the Publisher of the Year award -- the company's 20th in 25 years.

Complete List of ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Award Winners 

R&B/HIP-HOP SONGS

Top R&B/Hip-Hop Song:

"SURE THING"

by Miguel

Writers: Happy Perez, Miguel Pimentel

Publishers: Amaya Sofia Publishing, MJP Music, Universal Music Publishing

 

Award-Winning R&B/Hip-Hop Songs:

"6 FOOT 7 FOOT" by Lil Wayne Featuring Cory Gunz

Writers: William A. Attaway, Irving Burgie

Publisher: Caribe Music

 

"ALL OF THE LIGHTS" by Kanye West

Writers: Fergie, Malik Yusef Jones, Kid Cudi

Publishers: Elsie's Baby Boy, EMI Music Publishing, Headphone Junkie Publishing LLC, Jabriel Iz Myne, Universal Music Publishing

 

"BEST THING I NEVER HAD" by Beyoncé

Writers: Antonio Dixon, Larry "S1" Griffin, Jr., Beyoncé Gisselle Knowles, Caleb Sean McCampbell, Shea Taylor

Publishers: Antonio Dixon's Muzick, B Day Publishing, Downtown Music Publishing, EMI Music Publishing, Keys In Motion Publishing, N 22nd Publishing, Roc Nation Music, Vohndee's Soul Music Publishing

 

"BLACK AND YELLOW" by Wiz Khalifa

Writers: Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Hermansen, Wiz Khalifa

Publishers: EMI Music Publishing, PGH Sound, Warner/Chappell Music Inc.

 

"CAN'T BE FRIENDS" by Trey Songz

Writer: Ryuichi Sakamoto

Publisher: KAB America Inc

 

"DID IT ON 'EM"" by Nicki Minaj

Writer: Justin Ellington

Publisher: Nicholas Ellington Publishing

 

"DOWN ON ME" by Jeremih Featuring 50 Cent

Writers: 50 Cent, Keith James, Jeremih

Publishers: 50 Cent Music, Ohaji Publishing, Sony/ATV Tunes, LLC, Truth Faction, Universal Music Publishing

 

"FALL FOR YOUR TYPE" by Jamie Foxx Featuring Drake

Writer: Noah "40" Shebib

Publisher: Roncesvalles Music Publishing

 

"FAR AWAY" by Marsha Ambrosius

Writers: Sterling Simms, Justin "Just Blaze" Smith

Publishers: FOB Music Publishing, Universal Music Publishing, YS Publishing

 

"HEADLINES" by Drake

Writers: Matthew "Boi-1Da" Samuels, Noah "40" Shebib

Publishers: 1Damentional Publishing LLC, EMI Music Publishing, Is Love and Above, Roncesvalles Music Publishing, Sony/ATV Tunes, LLC

 

"HOW TO LOVE" by Lil Wayne

Writer: Mack Maine

Publishers: Beamer Boy Publishing, Bling Bling Music Publishing, Universal Music Publishing

 

"I SMILE" by Kirk Franklin

Writers: James "Jimmy Jam" Harris, Terry Steven Lewis

Publishers: Avant Garde Music Publishing Inc, EMI Music Publishing, Flyte Tyme Tunes

 

"I'M DOING ME" by Fantasia

Writer: Chuck Harmony

Publishers: Chuck Harmony's Housepublishing, EMI Music Publishing, Normaharris Music Publishing

 

"I'M ON ONE" by DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne

Writer: Noah "40" Shebib

Publisher: Roncesvalles Music Publishing

 

"LOOK AT ME NOW " by Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes

Writers: Jean-Baptise Kouame II, Wesley Pentz

Publishers: The Bad Bad Guys, BMG Chrysalis, I Like Turtles Music

 

"MAKE A MOVIE" by Twista Featuring Chris Brown

Writers: Aaron Levius Brunson, The Legendary Traxster, Twista

Publishers: Almo Music Corporation, The Legendary Traxster Music, Stayin High Music, Universal Music Publishing, Who Done That Hit

 

"MAN DOWN" by Rihanna

Writers: Theron Thomas, Timothy Thomas

Publishers: T N T Explosive Publishing, Universal Music Publishing

 

"MARVIN AND CHARDONNAY" by Big Sean Featuring Kanye West & Roscoe Dash

Writers: Darhyl Camper, Jr., Jeffrey "Roscoe Dash" Johnson, Jr.

Publishers: Almo Music Corporation, Campstar Music, EMI Music Publishing, Lines In Music Publishing LLC, Roscoe Dash Publishing, Universal Music Publishing

 

"MARVIN'S ROOM" by Drake

Writers: Adrian "X" Eccleston (SOCAN), Noah "40" Shebib

Publishers: Adrian Eccleston (SOCAN), Roncesvalles Music Publishing

 

"MY LAST" by Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown

Writers: James "Jimmy Jam" Harris, Terry Steven Lewis, Dion "No ID" Wilson

Publishers: BMG Chrysalis, EMI Music Publishing, Flyte Tyme Tunes, Let The Story Begin Publishing

 

"NI**AS IN PARIS" by Jay-Z & Kanye West

Writer: Shawn Carter

Publisher: Carter Boys Music

 

"NO BS" by Chris Brown

Writer: Christopher "Dow Jones" Whitacre

Publishers: Nappy Boy Publishing, Universal Music Publishing, West Coast Livin Publishing

 

"NO HANDS" by Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale

Writers: Christopher "Drumma Boy" Gholson, Jeffrey "Roscoe Dash" Johnson, Jr., Juaquin "Waka Flocka Flame" Malphurs, Wale

Publishers: Almo Music Corporation, Dead Stock Music, Juaquinmalphurspublishing, Lines In Music Publishing LLC, Roscoe Dash Publishing, Universal Music Publishing, Warner/Chappell Music Inc., Young Drumma

 

"OTIS" by Jay-Z & Kanye West Featuring Otis Redding

Writers: James Campbell (PRS), Shawn Carter, Reginald Connelly (PRS), Milk Dee, Harry Woods

Publishers: Campbell Connelly and Co Ltd (PRS), Carter Boys Music, EMI Music Publishing, Hot Butter Milk Music Inc., Warner/Chappell Music Inc.

 

"OUT OF MY HEAD" by Lupe Fiasco Featuring Trey Songz

Writers: Arden "Keyz" Altino, Ronnie "Lil Ronnie" Jackson

Publishers: Big R Publishing, Einnor Music, EMI Music Publishing, Warner/Chappell Music Inc., Wonda Songs Inc.

 

"PRETTY GIRL ROCK" by Keri Hilson

Writers: Chuck Harmony, Ralph A. Mac Donald, Ne-Yo, William Salter, Bill Withers

Publishers: Antisia Music Inc, Bleunig Music, BMG Chrysalis, Chuck Harmony's Housepublishing, EMI Music Publishing, Normaharris Music Publishing, Pen In The Ground Publishing, Universal Music Publishing

 

"QUICKIE" by Miguel

Writers: Miguel Pimentel, Brian Warfield

Publishers: B Dizzle Muzik, MJP Music, Sony/ATV Tunes LLC

 

"ROLL UP" by Wiz Khalifa

Writers: Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Hermansen, Wiz Khalifa

Publishers: EMI Music Publishing, PGH Sound, Warner/Chappell Music Inc.

 

"SHE AIN'T YOU" by Chris Brown

Writers: John Bettis, Jason "Poo Bear" Boyd, Jean-Baptise Kouame II, Steve Porcaro

Publishers: The Bad Bad Guys, BMG Chrysalis, Hitco South, John Bettis Music, Poo B Z Publishing Inc, Sony/ATV Tunes LLC

 

"SO IN LOVE" by Jill Scott Featuring Anthony Hamilton

Writer: Lee Hutson, Jr., Jill Scott

Publishers: Blue's Baby Music, EMI Music Publishing, La Kasa Sole, Universal Music Publishing

 

"SUPER BASS" by Nicki Minaj

Writers: Jeremy "JMIKE" Coleman, Roahn "First Born" Hylton

Publishers: Artist Publishing Group West, EMI Music Publishing, FB Da Mastermind Music Publishing, JMIKEMUSIC, Warner/Chappell Music

 

"THAT WAY" by Wale Featuring Jeremih & Rick Ross

Writers: Keith James, Jeremih, Wale

Publishers: Dead Stock Music, Ohaji Publishing, Sony/ATV Tunes LLC, Truth Faction, Universal Music Publishing, Warner/Chappell Music Inc.

 

"UNUSUAL" by Trey Songz Featuring Drake

Writers: Floyd "A1" Bentley, John "D.O.E." Maultsby

Publishers: Bentley Dream Team Ent, Jerry Lee

 

"WALKING" by Mary Mary

Writers: Erica Campbell, Tina Campbell, Warryn Campbell, Neal B. Conway, Crystal Waters

Publishers: Basement Boys Music Inc, C-Water Publishing Inc, EMI Music Publishing, It's Tea Tyme, That's Plum Song, Wet Ink Red Music

 

"WET THE BED" by Chris Brown Featuring Ludacris

Writers: Joseph "Lonny" Bereal, Jr., Steven Kubie, Ludacris, Andre Merritt, Amber "Sevyn" Streeter

Publishers: Am Bee Street Publishing, Floaty Frog Publishing Company, Lonnalistic Hitz, Ludacris Worldwide Publishing, Ms Lynn Publishing, Universal Music Publishing

 

"WHAT'S MY NAME" by Rihanna Featuring Drake

Writers: Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Hermansen

Publisher: EMI Music Publishing

 

"YOU ARE" by Charlie Wilson

Writers: ChipDays, Wirlie Morris, Mahin Wilson

Publishers: EMI Music Publishing, Escribir Publishing, Mamas Pebbly Publishing, Nephew Wirlie Music Company

 

"YOU BE KILLIN 'EM" by Fabolous

Writers: Fabolous, Ryan Leslie

Publishers: EMI Music Publishing, J Brasco, NS4Life Music Publishing Inc, Universal Music Publishing

 

RAP SONGS

Top Rap Song:

"LOOK AT ME NOW"

by Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes

Writers: Jean-Baptise Kouame II, Wesley Pentz

Publishers: BMG Chrysalis, I Like Turtles Music, The Bad Bad Guys

 

Award-Winning Rap Songs:

"6 FOOT 7 FOOT" by Lil Wayne Featuring Cory Gunz

Writers: William A. Attaway, Irving Burgie

Publisher: Caribe Music

 

"ALL OF THE LIGHTS" by Kanye West

Writers: Fergie, Malik Yusef Jones, Kid Cudi

Publishers: Elsie's Baby Boy, EMI Music Publishing, Headphone Junkie Publishing LLC, Jabriel Iz Myne, Universal Music Publishing

 

"BLACK AND YELLOW" by Wiz Khalifa

Writers: Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Hermansen, Wiz Khalifa

Publishers: EMI Music Publishing, PGH Sound, Warner/Chappell Music Inc.

 

"GIVE ME EVERYTHING" by Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack & Nayer

Writer: Ne-Yo

Publishers: Pen In The Ground Publishing, Universal Music Publishing

 

"HEADLINES" by Drake

Writers: Matthew "Boi-1Da" Samuels, Noah "40" Shebib

Publishers: 1Damentional Publishing LLC, EMI Music Publishing, Is Love and Above, Roncesvalles Music Publishing, Sony/ATV Tunes, LLC

 

"I'M ON ONE" by DJ Khaled Featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne

Writer: Noah "40" Shebib

Publishers: Roncesvalles Music Publishing

 

"MY LAST" by Big Sean Featuring Chris Brown

Writers: James "Jimmy Jam" Harris, Terry Steven Lewis, Dion "No ID" Wilson

Publishers: BMG Chrysalis, EMI Music Publishing, Flyte Tyme Tunes, Let The Story Begin Publishing

 

"NO HANDS" by Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale

Writers: Christopher "Drumma Boy" Gholson, Jeffrey "Roscoe Dash" Johnson, Jr., Juaquin "Waka Flocka Flame" Malphurs, Wale

Publishers: Almo Music Corporation, Dead Stock Music, Juaquinmalphurspublishing, Lines In Music Publishing LLC, Roscoe Dash Publishing, Universal Music Publishing, Warner/Chappell Music Inc., Young Drumma

 

"PARTY ROCK ANTHEM" by LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock

Writers: Skyler "Sky Blu" Gordy, Stefan "Redfoo" Gordy, David (GoonRock) Listenbee, Peter H. Schroeder III

Publisher: Party Rock

 

"ROLL UP" by Wiz Khalifa

Writers: Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Hermansen, Wiz Khalifa

Publishers: EMI Music Publishing, PGH Sound, Warner/Chappell Music Inc.

 

"SUPER BASS" by Nicki Minaj

Writers: Jeremy "JMIKE" Coleman, Roahn "First Born" Hylton

Publishers: Artist Publishing Group West, EMI Music Publishing, FB Da Mastermind Music Publishing, JMIKEMUSIC, Warner/Chappell Music Inc.

 

"THE SHOW GOES ON" by Lupe Fiasco

Writers: Isaac Brock, Dustin W. Brower, Dann Gallucci, Daniel "Kane Beatz" Johnson, Eric Judy

Publishers: Artist Publishing Group West, Best Dressed Chicken in Town, Jimmy Rollins Entertainment Group, LLC, Sony/ATV Tunes LLC, Tschudi Music, Ugly Casanova, Warner/Chappell Music Inc.

 

GOSPEL SONGS

Top Gospel Song:

"I SMILE"

by Kirk Franklin

Writers: James "Jimmy Jam" Harris, Terry Steven Lewis

Publishers: Avant Garde Music Publishing Inc, EMI Music Publishing, Flyte Tyme Tunes

 

Award-Winning Gospel Songs:

"BE STILL" by Yolanda Adams

Writer: Donald "Drathoven" Atkins

Publishers: Drathoven Music, Suite 7677 Muzick

 

"I BELIEVE" by James Fortune & FIYA Featuring Zacardi Cortez & Shawn McLemore

Writer: James Fortune

Publishers: Black Smoke Music World Wide, Fiyaworld

 

"I GIVE MYSELF AWAY" by William McDowell

Writer: William David McDowell

Publisher: Delivery Room Publishing

 

"IN THE MIDDLE" by Isaac Carree

Writers: Gerald Haddon, Tammi Haddon

Publishers: Precious Baby Publishing, T Bella Music

 

"WALKING" by Mary Mary

Writers: Erica Campbell, Tina Campbell, Warryn Campbell, Neal B. Conway, Crystal Waters

Publishers: Basement Boys Music Inc, C-Water Publishing Inc, EMI Music Publishing, It's Tea Tyme, That's Plum Song, Wet Ink Red Music

 

SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR AWARD:

 Noah "40" Shebib

"FALL FOR YOUR TYPE"

"HEADLINES"

"I'M ON ONE"

"MARVIN'S ROOM"

 

PUBLISHER OF THE YEAR:

EMI MUSIC PUBLISHING

"ALL OF THE LIGHTS"

"BEST THING I NEVER HAD"

"BLACK AND YELLOW"

"HEADLINES"

"I SMILE"

"I'M DOING ME"

"MARVIN & CHARDONNAY"

"MY LAST"

"OTIS"

"OUT OF MY HEAD"

"PRETTY GIRL ROCK"

"ROLL UP"

"SO IN LOVE"

"SUPER BASS"

"WALKING"

"WHAT'S MY NAME"

"YOU ARE"

"YOU BE KILLIN EM"

 

FOUNDERS AWARD:

QUINCY JONES

 

GOLDEN NOTE AWARD:

PHARRELL WILLIAMS

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