Songwriter-producer Steve Mac and Bastille’s Dan Smith had been among the many winners on the Ascap London Music Awards.
For the primary time the occasion was held throughout the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers’ social media accounts because of Covid-19 restrictions.
Mac, who has labored with stars together with Ed Sheeran and Little Combine, acquired 5 awards.
Three of these had been with Smith for his or her collaboration with Marshmello, Happier, which earned tune of the yr, prime EDM tune and prime streaming tune.
Two years after its launch Lewis Capaldi’s self-penned hit Somebody You Liked remained an enormous winner, claiming each the profitable sizzling 100 tune and profitable streaming tune awards.
The xx’s Romy Madley Croft was additionally honoured with a profitable EDM tune award for penning Silk Metropolis and Dua Lipa’s observe Electrical energy.
Ascap additionally recognised composers working in movie and tv with 9 awards.
Claiming movie rating of the yr was John Lunn for his work the 2019 Downton Abbey characteristic.
Daniel Pemberton acquired two prime movie awards for Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse and Danny Boyle’s Yesterday.
In a video message, Ascap chairman and president Paul Williams stated: “Whereas we’re all separated proper now, you’re serving to us to remain linked.
“We’ve watched and listened as you’ve discovered modern new methods to collaborate with one another and attain out to your listeners on each side of the pond and world wide.
“Your creativity — your skill to take what’s inside your hearts and minds and remodel it into music that may join with hundreds of thousands of individuals — that’s a superpower.
“We want your presents now, maybe greater than ever.”
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