Charlie Feldman joined BMI’s New York creative team in October of 1988 after having overseen EMI Music Publishing’s Nashville office as Vice President and General Manager. He spent fourteen years in Nashville with EMI and thirty one years in New York with BMI, retiring at the end of 2019.
As Vice President of BMI’s New York creative department Feldman and his team signed Taylor Swift, Norah Jones, Gavin DeGraw, Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Chris Brown, R Kelly and John Legend, to name a few.
Feldman has worked closely with such songwriters as Chip Taylor, Sandy Linzer, Carole King, Gregg Allman, Nile Rodgers, Tony Joe White, Holland/Dozier/Holland, Hall & Oates, Rihanna, Full Force and Cage the Elephant.
He is a past Trustee of The Recording Academy and a two-time New York Chapter past president. He also serves as a Vice Chairman of the Entertainment Media division of UJA-Federation and is a board member of the T.J. Martell Foundation and The Songwriters Hall of Fame. He is a member of the Country Music Association, AIMP and The Academy of Country Music.
Feldman received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Alabama. He and his wife live in Scarsdale, New York.