This year’s BMI London Awards, some of the top winners were Wizkid, Tems, CKay, P2J, Tempoe, Joeboy, and Kwame Eugene. The ceremony was hosted by BMI President, Chief Executive Officer Mike O’Neill, and his Vice President of BMI Europe, Creative Sirin Fotan.
P2J received an award for its contribution to Wizkid and Tems’ ‘Essence’. Tempoe, Joeboy and Kwame Eugene were also awarded for their contributions to CKay’s “Love Nwantiti”.
Thames won the Impact Award for “her groundbreaking artistry, creative vision and impact on the future of music”. Her BMI Impact Awards recognize a songwriter, producer, or composer for their artistic skill, creative vision, and impact on the future of music.
.@Thames Baby Received an Impact Award at the 2022 BMI London Awards 🏆
The BMI Impact Awards recognize songwriters/producers/composers for their artistry, creative vision and impact on the future of music. Previous winners are RAYE and Arlo Parks.pic.twitter.com/RkeyP6n4vq
— Turntable Charts (@TurntableCharts) October 4, 2022
The Thames are on track for 2022, breaking records with songs like Wizkid’s ‘Essence’, Drake’s ‘Fountain’, Future’s ‘Wait For U’, ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ and Beyoncé’s ‘Move’. I’m here. We are so proud of how much she has grown in the last few months and this award is proof of that. He said he was very grateful for the way he had come.