In SongwriterUniverse Magazine
Sadly, Maurice White, Co-Lead Singer & Songwriter of Earth Wind & Fire, has passed away. Here is the special interview we did with him in March 2007, about how he wrote his classic hit songs, and his vision for the group.
Interview with Nashville songwriter Jon Nite, who co-wrote the hits “Strip It Down” for Luke Bryan and “Break On Me” for Keith Urban, plus several other hits.
Special interview with Kevin Cronin, lead singer & songwriter of multi-platinum rock band REO Speedwagon, about how he wrote his classic hits.
Josh Van Valkenburg, Head of A&R for Sony/ATV Music Nashville, discusses his excellent career and provides insights on how songwriters can succeed in Nashville.
New interview with Justin Hayward of British rock band the Moody Blues, about how he wrote the classic hit “Nights in White Satin” and his other songs.
Interview with singer/songwriter Sarah Hudson, who has co-written hits for Katy Perry and Iggy Azalea. She also wrote a song on Justin Bieber’s new album.
Interview with rising, Los Angeles-based songwriter Danny Parker, who co-wrote the pop hits “Stitches” for Shawn Mendes and “Chains” for Nick Jonas.
Dan Smyers, of the country duo Dan + Shay, discusses their new number one hit “Nothin’ Like You,” their songwriting, and how they got started.
Interview with Dave Bassett, who co-wrote & produced the hits “Fight Song” and “Ex’s & Oh’s.” He has been nominated for a Grammy award for Best Rock Song.