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Published: 5/23/2011

Lady A, Neil Diamond and Mumford & Sons Score Big at Billboard Music Awards

Congratulations to SESAC affiliates Lady Antebellum, Neil Diamond and Mumford & Sons in their big wins at the 2011 Billboard Music Awards held in Las Vegas.  Lady A took home the “Country Song Of The Year” honors for “Need You Now” at the awards and Mumford & Sons were feted for their groundbreaking Sigh No More album with recognition in the categories of Top Rock Album and Top Alternative Album.  They were also named Top Alternative Act.

Artist and songwriting legend Neil Diamond was also recognized at the soiree as he was presented the Icon Award in recognition of his decades of artistry.