MI2N
Music Industry News Network
MONDAY, MARCH 30TH
Advanced Search
MusicDish Advertising Network
Subscribe to Mi2N's Free Newsletters B2N (business) i2N (indie)
HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Music Events (more headlines) 01-24-2014

Songwriters Win At The “Grammys” Of Positive Music

Bookmark and Share
Website: http://www.emPowerMA.com
Top awards were presented to songwriters from across the U.S. whose music self-empowers, transforms and will ultimately create a world that works for everyone. That’s the sentiment shared by winners, nominees and fans of the 2014 emPower Posi Awards. Posi music and its ability to forward social change were recognized at the 9th Annual Posi Music Festival January 17-20 in Orlando, Florida. Winners were announced in each of six themed categories - Uniting, Personal Transformation, Healing, Social Justice, New Thought and Music That Matters. Overall Best Video, Best Spoken Word entry and Service Awards for contribution to the Posi Music Industry were also named.

The awards were sponsored by emPower Music & Arts, whose motto is, “Change your music, change your life.” The organization was established in 2005 to cultivate Posi Music and provide song writers, performers, authors, speakers, organizations and fans with a means of unifying and voicing their dedication to creating positive global change. This year’s awards ceremony coincided with the celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and the kick-off of the Season for Non-Violence.

The Grammy-like event was hosted by emPower Music & Arts founders, Richard Mekdeci and Sue Riley. Leading Posi Music artists, Karen Drucker, Karen Taylor Good, Daniel Nahmod, Harold Payne, David Roth, Jana Stanfield, Sloan Wainwright, and more, presented the 2014 emPower Posi Awards to the recipients. Each of the presenters is a former emPower Posi Award winner and has played a significant role in the substantial growth of the Posi Music genre. Posi Music, music with a positive and encouraging message, is quickly gaining increased national attention with songs by popular artists such as Rascal Flats, Jewel, John Mayer and Katy Perry.

The emPower Music & Arts organization is also a resource for downloadable Posi music and licensing. Member songwriters and publishers gain recognition and royalties for the use of their compositions and materials.

For a complete list of the 2014 emPower Posi winners and nominees and more information about emPower Music & Arts and the emPower Music & Arts Non-profit Foundation:
Website: http://www.emPowerMA.com
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/emPowerMusic
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/@2BPosi

Bookmark and Share

back | top



MusicDish Advertising Network

Mi2N Music PR

Celebrating 10 Years Of Success And Community In The Midwest With Mindset Evolution

The Underground Presents PLANETROX China 2015

Dramatic New Solo Piano Album Represents Several "Firsts" For Award-Winning Artist Fiona Joy And Cookie Marenco’s Blue Coast Music Group

On Easter Sunday 2015, The Light Will Shine In The Darkness

Meresha - 1st Ever World Music Premier On The #1 Social Media Startup Tsu April 7

Legendary Stax Guitarist Steve Cropper And Rock Newcomer Matt Miller Make Beautiful Music Together

Taiwan's Bearbabes Answer "How To Love" With Upcoming Performances

Aleynu. New Video From LENKA LICHTENBERG Is Upon Us!



MusicDish*China Song Blast
Promote Your Music Single In China

News Headlines
Mi2N EDITOR'S PICKS
» ICMP, CMPA And CMRRA Support SODRAC In Supreme Court Royalties Case
» Beatport Introduces Free Mobile Apps With Unlimited Streaming Music
» International Recording Artist "David Correy" Signs To 50/50 Music Group
» The Notionaries "Excited Eyes" VEVO Release Coming April 1st, 2015
» A Warmer Welcome To Big Business From EDM
» Ethan Kaplan Joins Gracenote As General Manager Of Music
» Sound Designer And Editor Talks Business, Creativity, And Technology
» Deadline Extended For 2015’s International Music+Sound Awards
» J Metro Releases New Single "Magic"
» Bangtower Producer Jon Pomplin Signs Endorsement Deal With Conquest Sound USA


Get your music news covered...
Have your press release written
by the pros at Mi2N

Articles
MUSICDISH E-JOURNAL
» ReverbNation And SESAC To Nurture Emerging Artists
» Veteran Chinese Rocker Wu Tong Presents "Song Of The Sheng"
» Inner-Mongolian Indie Band Ajinai's World Tour Launches In Toronto
» 26th Annual Golden Melody Awards & Festival
» Toyota 'Feeling The Street' Global Street Music Campaign
» MusicDish*China Review: 'Chinese Kiss' From Chinese Music To Hip Hop
» JUE | Music + Art Presents Awesome Tapes From Africa
» Students, Musicians And Filmmakers Unite For The 'Take Me To The River' Education Initiative Launch
» ASCAP CEO Elizabeth Matthews Testifies For Senate Judiciary Subcommittee
» JUE | Music + Art Launches 7th Edition In Beijing & Shanghai
» Kenney Shiu Appointed New Director Finance & A&R At BMG China
» Dutch Indie-Rock/Modern Wave Band Atlantic Attraction Tours China

Mi2N's Music PR distribution service guarantees online exposure for your press release. Choose from seven (7) different packages.


HOME | FREE NEWS SUBMISSION | PREMIUM PR DISTRIBUTION | PR COPYWRITING | RSS FEEDS | TESTIMONIALS | CONTACT

Sections: Band | Business | Career | Events | Label | Music Releases | Radio | Tech | Video | Web Events
Genres: Country/Folk | Dance/Electronica | Jazz/Blues | Latin | Rock | Urban | World
International: Asia | Canada | Europe

Advertise | Artist Development | Submit Video | MusicDish*China | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | Urban Music News Network
Copyright © 1997-2015 MusicDish LLC, all rights reserved. Text, graphics, and HTML code are protected by US and International Copyright Laws, and may not be copied, reprinted, published, translated, hosted, or otherwise distributed by any means without explicit permission.