ASCAP's 33rd annual Awards event, held at the
Grosvenor House Hotel in London last night, presented Steve
Mac with Songwriter of the Year and Song of the Year for his global
hit, 'Glad You Came' (co-written by Ed Drewett).
The awards go to members of UK
performing rights society PRS for Music whose work is licensed by
ASCAP. peermusic published Mac when 'Glad You Came',
performed by The Wanted, topped the UK Singles chart & reached
No. 3 on the US Billboard Hot 100 - the highest American chart
entry for a British boyband.
Pictured (L-R): Ralph Murphy [VP
International & Domestic Membership, ASCAP], Nicki L'Amy
[Rokstone Music], Steve Mac, Alexi Cory-Smith [SVP, BMG Chrysalis],
Nigel Elderton [UK MD & European President, peermusic], Richard
Holley [UK Creative Director, peermusic], Sean Devine [VP, ASCAP