Los Angeles, CA, August 30, 2015 – At the star-studded BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards held Friday at the Saban Theatre in Los Angeles, Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG ) received the prestigious Publisher of the Year Award.

The award is given to the U.S. music publisher that represents the most-performed R&B/Hip-Hop songs of the previous year.

UMPG and its songwriters also received awards for 18 songs including:

“Beg For It”
“Don’t Tell ‘Em”
“It Won’t Stop”
“Main Chick”
“Move That Doh”
“My Hitta”
“New Flame”
“Show Me”
“Talk Dirty”
“The Man”
“Who Do You Love”