ALLEE WILLIS
AWARDS

DATE

AWARD

CATEGORY

RECEIVED FOR

2018 Songwriters Hall Of Fame Inductee
2018 Distinguished Detroiter Award Detroit Music Awards
2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Hannon Center 70 Over Seventy Awards
2018 Alumna Of The Year Sigma Delta Tau Foundation
2017 Grammy Award Best Musical Theater Album The Color Purple
2016 Tony Award Best Musical Revival The Color Purple
2016 Grammy Nomination Best Broadway Cast Recording The Color Purple

2011

Los Angeles Award

Website

The Allee Willis Museum Of Kitsch at AWMOK.com

2008

W3 Gold Award

Music Video

“Allee Willis Presents Bubbles & Cheesecake – Editing Is Cool”

2008 W3 Silver Award Animation “Allee Willis Presents Bubbles & Cheesecake – Editing Is Cool”
2008 W3 Silver Award Music Video “Allee Willis Presents Bubbles & Cheesecake – It’s A Woman Thang”
2008 W3 Silver Award Innovative/Experimental Video “Allee Willis Presents Bubbles & Cheesecake – It’s A Woman Thang”
2008 W3 Silver Award Video Animation “Allee Willis Presents Bubbles & Cheesecake – It’s A Woman Thang”
2008 W3 Silver Award Personal Website AlleeWillis.com
2008 Testimonial Resolution from the City Of Detroit Official Commendation Allee Willis – Using life, gifts and talent to inspire youth, especially those of Detroit.

2008

Webby Award Official Honoree

Viral

“It’s A Woman Thang”-Bubbles & Cheesecake video

2008

City of Los Angeles  Certificate of Commendation

Contribution To The Arts

“The Color Purple” musical

2006

Grammy Nomination

Best Musical

The Color Purple

2006

Tony Nomination

Best Music

The Color Purple musical

2004

BMI TV Music Award

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

2003

BMI TV Music Award

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

2002

BMI TV Music Award

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

2001

City of Los Angeles  Certificate of Commendation

Contribution To The Arts

Bubbles the artist

2001

City of Los Angeles  Certificate of Commendation

Contribution To The Arts

Allee Willis

2001

BMI TV Music Award

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

2000

BMI TV Music Award

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

1999

BMI TV Music Award

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

1998

BMI TV Music Award

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

1997

BMI TV Music Award

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

1996

Emmy Nomination

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

1996

BMI TV Music Award

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

1995

BMI Special Citation Achievement Award

1 Million Broadcast performances

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

1995

BMI TV Music Award

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

1994

BMI TV Music Award

Most Performed Television Theme Song

"I'll Be There For You",  theme from the NBC series "Friends"

1991

AFI Women's Directing Workshop

Director

Film

1991

ACE Award

Best Art Direction for a Comedy, Music, Special or Series.

"Mother Goose Rock and Rhyme,"  Disney Channel

1991

ACE Award nomination

Best short form programming series

"Foxys Tips On Love" (Written and Directed by Allee Willis), HA! Channel

1990

MTV Network's
Broadcast Designers
Association Award

Best Set

"Just Say Julie",
The Julie Brown Show

1988

British Ivan Novello Award

Best Song

“What Have I Done To Deserve This” – Pet Shop Boys with Dusty Springfield

1988

BMI Pop Award

Pop song

“What Have I Done To Deserve This” – Pet Shop Boys with Dusty Springfield

1988

BMI Special Citation Achievement Award

1 Million Broadcast performances

“What Have I Done To Deserve This” – Pet Shop Boys with Dusty Springfield

1987

MTV Award Nomination

Art Direction Magazine

 

Best Art Direction

Best Design

Breakfast Club, "Right On Track"

American Cinematheque Moving Picture Ball Salute to Bette Midler Souvenier Ad Journal

1987

Western Art Directors Club

 

American Video Awards Nomination

Best Design

 

Best Choreography

American Cinematheque Moving Picture Ball Salute to Bette Midler Souvenier Ad Journal

Debbie Harry, "French Kissin' in the USA"

1986

Grammy Award

Best Soundtrack
(Writer's Award)

"Beverly Hills Cop"

1988

 

Pop song

“What Have I Done To Deserve This”

1985

BMI Pop Award

Pop Song

“Neutron Dance” – The Pointer Sisters

1979

BMI Pop Award

Pop Song

“September” – Earth Wind & Fire

 

 

Pop Song

“Boogie Wonderland” – Earth Wind & Fire

 

 

Pop Song

“Lead Me On” – Maxine Nightengale

 

BMI Special Citation Achievement Award

 

“Lead Me On” – Maxine Nightengale

1971

Andy Award Nomination

Best Radio Commercial

“Ray Steven’s Greatest Hits”

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