Monica is among a select group of honorees for ASCAP’s “Women Behind the Music” award this year. Congratulations! ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) uses the award to recognize women who work not only in the forefront but also the background of the music industry. Veteran songstress, Monica, will be receiving this distinction today in New York.
Other “Women Behind the Music” honorees include Janelle Monae, Mona Scott-Young, owner of Monami Entertainment, and Philana Williams, Senior Vice President of Marketing and Artist Development at Motown Records.