Blake Morgan was invited to speak at the National Music Publishers Association annual meeting in New York. He told me:
The powerful, positive, and defiant energy of the roughly 1,000 songwriters and publishers in attendance, and NMPA President & CEO David Israelite’s moving introduction and courageous endorsement of the #IRespectMusic campaign are things I’ll not soon forget. It’s amazing what two people can demonstrate in a 5 minute span when they work together towards the same, simple goal: that all music makers should be paid fairly for their work. This was a real honor, and the inspiring beginning of a new chapter.
You can watch it here: