Awards and Nominations


Academy Award Nominations
Nominated for Music Best Song

1984 “Let’s Hear It For the Boy” – From the film “Footloose” (Nomination) Deniece Williams

1989 “After All” – From the film, “Chances Are” (Nomination) Cher & Peter Cetera

BMI Pop – Country Awards
BMI Millionaire Awards *

* = “Millionaires Award” 1 Million

or More Plays on Radio.

1978 “You”
BMI Pop Award
Rita Coolidge*
Over 1 Million
1979 “Deeper Than The Night”
BMI Pop Award
Olivia Newton-John
1980 “He’s So Shy”
BMI Pop Award
Pointer Sisters *
Over 3 Million
1982 “Make A Move On Me”
BMI Pop Award
Olivia Newton-John*
Over 1 Million
1982 “Somewhere Down the Road”
BMI Pop Award
Barry Manilow*
Over 1 Million
1982
1983
“You Should Hear How She Talks About You”
BMI Pop Award
Melissa Manchester*
Over 1 Million
1984 “Alibis”
BMI Pop Award
Sergio Mendes
1984 “If Ever You’re In My Arms Again”
BMI Pop Award
Peabo Bryson*
Over 3 Million
1985 “Don’t Call It Love”
BMI Pop Award
Dolly Parton*
Over 1 Million
1986 “Don’t Call It Love”
BMI Country Award
Robert J. Burton Award for the most performed country song of the year.
Dolly Parton*
Over 1 Million
1988 “I Will Be There”
BMI Country Award
Dan Seals*
Over 1 Million
1989 “After All”
BMI Pop Award
Golden Globe Nomination
Cher & Peter Cetera*
Over 3 Million
1990 “Don’t Know Much”
BMI Pop Award
Grammy Nomination Song of the Year
Linda Ronstadt &
Aaron Neville *
Over 3 Million
1992 “Good For Me”
BMI Pop Award
Amy Grant*
Over 2 Million
1994 “Love Sneakin’ Up On You”
BMI Pop Award
Bonnie Raitt*
Over 1 Million
1996 “Dreaming Of You”
BMI Pop Award
Selena*
Over 2 Million
BMI TV Music Awards
1990 “Grand”
1999 “Fame LA”

Emmy

1997 “Fame LA”
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding Main Title Theme Music

Grammy Nominations

1990 “Don’t Know Much”
BMI Pop Award
Grammy Nomination Song of the Year
Linda Ronstadt &
Aaron Neville *
Over 3 Million
2000 “Footloose” Cast Album
Grammy Nomination Musical Show Album

Golden Globe Nominations

1989 “After All”
BMI Pop Award
Golden Globe Nomination Best Song
Cher & Peter Cetera*
Over 3 Million

Tony Award Nominations

1999 “Footloose, The Musical” Tony Award Nomination Best Musical

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