SHOF “Ladies Night” Chart Toppers Event Announced

October 1, 2013 - The Songwriters Hall of Fame, in association with the Los Angeles-based GRAMMY Museum, will present the next in a continuing series of Songwriter/Producers-in-the-Round events at the Museum’s Clive Davis Theater on October 22nd from 7:30 to 9:00 pm. This Chart Toppers: “Ladies Night” will feature a stellar gathering of some of today’s top songwriter/producers speaking about their craft and the stories behind their hit songs, with special performances by women currently at the top of their game: Claudia Brant (Luis Fonsi, Josh Groban, Ricky Martin), Deana Carter (Deana Carter, Kenny Chesney), Lauren Christy (Avril Lavigne, Jason Mraz, Enrique Iglesias), Christina Perri (Jar of Hearts, A Thousand Years, Arms) and Makeba Riddick (Rihanna, Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez).  The event will be moderated by Melinda Newman, freelance entertainment journalist and former West Coast Bureau Chief/Deputy Editor for Billboard Magazine

The Songwriters Hall of Fame, together with the GRAMMY Museum, has been producing this annual Songwriter/Producers-in-the-Round event since 2010. The Songwriters Hall of Fame Gallery, located on the museum’s fourth floor, features video highlights from annual SHOF Awards & Induction Dinners, as well as information on all SHOF inductees and honorees.

Doors open at 7:00 p.m. Admission is $20. Tickets can be purchased at the GRAMMY Museum box office or online here. All proceeds benefit the Songwriters Hall of Fame and the GRAMMY Museum’s educational programs. For more information, please call (213.765.6800) or visit