Pop and Rock Music Articles
Interview with renowned music artist & comedian ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic, who tells how he comes up with creative ideas for the hit songs he parodies.
Interview with Gino Barletta (pict. above with Daya), who co-wrote two hits for Daya: “Hide Away” and “Sit Still, Look Pretty.” He is also President of Artbeatz Records.
Interview with Olivia O’Brien, who has a big duet hit with Gnash, “i hate u, I love u.” She tells how she co-wrote this song, and discusses the new songs she’s released.
Mick Jones of the multi-platinum band Foreigner tells how he wrote such classic hits as “Urgent,” “I Want To Know What Love Is” and “Feels Like The First Time.”
New interview with platinum artist Gavin DeGraw, who’s released his new album, Something Worth Saving, and single “She Sets The City On Fire.”
Interview with Foy Vance, a soulful U.K. artist who has signed with Ed Sheeran’s label via Atlantic Records. He also co-wrote 2 songs on Sheeran’s acclaimed album, X.
Interview with Brian Lee, who co-wrote two current hits on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. He’s also had cuts with Lady Gaga, Selena Gomez, Owl City & Carly Rae Jepsen.
Interview with U.K. songwriter & artist Jamie Scott, who co-wrote the hit “Cold Water” for Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber & MØ, plus several hits for One Direction.
Interview with hit writing/producing trio TMS. In addition to their worldwide hit “Me Myself & I,” they’ve had hits with Jess Glynne, Little Mix, Emeli Sande and Sigma.
Interview with rising pop songwriter Scott Harris, who co-wrote two hit songs which are in the Top 20 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Holly Knight talks about her great career, co-writing such classic hit songs as “Love Is A Battlefield.” “The Best,” “Better Be Good To Me”, “Invincible” and “The Warrior.”
Dean Pitchford tells how he co-wrote such classic hits as “Footloose,” “Fame,” “Let’s Hear It For The Boy,” “All The Man That I Need” and “Almost Paradise.”
Pop songwriter Tom Snow tells how he co-wrote classic hits for Deniece Williams, Linda Ronstadt, the Pointer Sisters, Bonnie Raitt, Amy Grant and other artists.
Interview with top writer/producer RedOne, who discusses his debut single. He also tells how he co-wrote smash hits for Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez.
Interview with Emily Warren, who co-wrote the big hit “Don’t Let Me Down” for The Chainsmokers (featuring Daya). She’s also had cuts with other top artists.
Interview with Mick Ralphs; he recalls how he wrote such classic hit songs as “Can’t Get Enough,” “Feel Like Makin’ Love” and “Movin’ On.”
Interview with Ruth B, whose debut single “Lost Boy” has become a breakthrough hit. She tells how she wrote “Lost Boy,” and discusses her songwriting.
Interview with Charlotte Caffey of The Go-Go’s (pict. second from left), about how she wrote or co-wrote such classic hits as “We Got The Beat,” “Vacation” and “Head Over Heels.”
Interview with rising U.K. singer/songwriter Tom Odell, who is releasing his second album, Wrong Crowd, this week. He sold over a million copies of his first album.
Interview with John Rzeznik, lead singer & songwriter of the Goo Goo Dolls, about their new album Boxes, and how he wrote the songs for the album.