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Lana to receive "Global Impact Award" at the ASCAP Pop Music Awards


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#1 OFFLINE   Amadeus

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Posted 26 March 2018 - 02:47 PM

 

Desmond Child will receive the ASCAP Founders Award at the performance rights organization’s annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards, to be held in Beverly Hills on April 23. The songwriter’s credits include Bon Jovi’s “Livin’ On A Prayer” and “You Give Love A Bad Name,” Aerosmith’s “Dude (Looks Like A Lady),” Ricky Martin’s “Livin’ La Vida Loca,” among other hits.

In addition, Lana Del Rey will be recognized with the Global Impact Award and Portugal The Man will receive the Vanguard Award.

http://variety.com/2...rds-1202735809/

 

 

Right after finishing the tour on April 20th in Madrid. 


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Posted 26 March 2018 - 08:41 PM

Elizabeth (Lana)  will be awarded ASCAP's Global Impact Award at its annual banquet, this year being held in Los Angeles on April 23, 2018.

This is MAJOR.

 

It means that Lana is now on the radar to be in the Songwriters Hall of Fame in future years as ASCAP is one of (if not) the biggest groups for songwriters worldwide.

 

Also being honored is songwriter/producer Desmond Child (with ASCAP's highest honor, lifetime Founders Award) and Portugal the Man

 

Congratulations to Lana on this major award. (and it shows again that her peers and the industry really do appreciate all she has done with HER songs).

 

billboard has an article on this,

 

https://www.billboar...el-rey-portugal

 

and it is on ASCAP's site too, and many others

 

Dinner/award ceremony in Los Angeles-  April 23, 2018

 

 


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Posted 26 March 2018 - 08:50 PM

This is so great! Glad she's being properly recognized for all the talent she has 


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Posted 26 March 2018 - 08:52 PM

wow made a thread on this like 9 hours ago good to know it still hasn't been approved  :oprah3:

 

maybe it's be about time to get rid of the mod approval for the news section if members just post the news somewhere else to avoid it.


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Posted 26 March 2018 - 09:00 PM

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Posted 26 March 2018 - 09:04 PM

Neither disappointed or surprised cause that's what queens do


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Posted 26 March 2018 - 09:08 PM

Congrats Lana!

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Posted 26 March 2018 - 09:27 PM

As she should be.


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Posted 26 March 2018 - 09:35 PM

She writes so many good melodies and great lyrics, I’m happy for her! :flutter:
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Posted 26 March 2018 - 09:48 PM

Queen is getting her well deserved recognition for her talent and impact :godlaugh:
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Posted 26 March 2018 - 10:12 PM

The legend never stops
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Posted 26 March 2018 - 10:22 PM

legend  :legend:  :legend:  :legend:


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Posted 26 March 2018 - 10:26 PM

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Posted 26 March 2018 - 11:36 PM

i stan a queen with talent


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Posted 26 March 2018 - 11:48 PM

she just keeps on winning. she just performed from hundreds of thousands of people in 4 countries, gained MILLIONS headlining the biggest festival in the world and now this. wow.


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Posted 28 March 2018 - 05:12 PM

The award, undoubtedly important, seems kind of ad hoc and recent, in the sense of the earliest  award being 2010 and the most recent in 2016 (i.e. not regularly awarded). With the exception of  Peter Frampton the past recipients are unknown to me!
Link is from ascap webspace.
https://www.ascap.co...al-impact-award
 
I also looked for the wording as to why the award is being given (aka the LDR "impact") and found this,  which looks to be a press release from ascap. Look for "ASCAP President Paul Williams commented:"  4 paras down for LDR comment.
 
While I liked the wording quite a bit, it could have been improved quite a bit (imo) by making an explicit reference to her unreleased/suppressed period as well as what people will understand being referenced, namely, her BTD and later work. I don't want the award to "go to her head" in the sense of making her think that her released period is necessarily more valid than her unreleased period, as the two periods overlap quite a bit in song quality (again imo).  So when the guy said "where endless possibility is the only rule", I specifically thought that his description could have been substantially strengthened by referencing her unreleased/suppressed stuff  (assuming he knew about it).

BTW,  here's a list of the Vanguard award recipients.

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Posted 23 April 2018 - 07:36 PM

Today is the day the Awards are going to be helds, A QUEEN WOW.

 

I wonder how she feels about it, since she's said she tried to be a writer and then tried music... and that she's a writer first and then comes the music...

 

Is what she deserves indeed. In my eyes, Lana did change the game (2012 - now) in terms of lyrics (and aesthetic) like no other, Queen of stablishing Sadcore Glamour!


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Posted 23 April 2018 - 09:41 PM

I hope she goes on the red carpet, because it's livestreamed. :party:


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Posted 23 April 2018 - 09:44 PM

Finally the recognition she deserves!!


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Posted 23 April 2018 - 09:44 PM

I’m so happy for her! She deserves the recognition.
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