15th October 2013

Tonight Mr Rotten will be presented with the BMI icon award for songwriters in London. The award recognises John Lydon’s songwriting skills from the Sex Pistols through PiL to his solo work.

“John Lydon is a true icon whose influence on music, fashion and art has been felt around the world. We are very pleased to recognize his impact on popular culture and his outstanding musical contributions with the BMI Icon Award,” said Del Bryant, BMI President and Chief Executive Officer.

See BMI website for more info…