Noel Gallagher will receive the BMI President’s Award at this year’s BMI London Awards. The event will be taking place at London’s Savoy Hotel later today and will be hosted by BMI president & CEO Mike O’Neill.
An official press release stated that the award is, “in recognition of his influence on songwriting within the music industry”.
Speaking about the award, O’Neill said: “Noel Gallagher is one of the most prolific songwriters of his generation. His originality and authenticity have inspired musicians and fans around the world, both as the songwriting genius behind Oasis and as a solo artist. We’re incredibly honoured to recognise Noel’s achievements and present him with the BMI President’s Award.”