Recent Feature Articles
Dallas Davidson talks about his great career, writing hits for Luke Bryan, Lady Antebellum, Blake Shelton & others. He also offers tips for new songwriters.
Interview with pop/R&B star Aloe Blacc about how his two big hits: “Wake Me Up” (with Avicii) and “The Man,” He also discusses his songwriting process.
Rhett Akins has become one of the top Nashville songwriters, co-writing hits for Jason Aldean, Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan, and his son, Thomas Rhett.
Interview with Jesse Shatkin, about how he co-wrote & produced the Grammy-nominated hit “Chandelier” with Sia. He also works with Kelly Clarkson & others.
Writer/producer Kevin Kadish tells how he wrote “All About That Bass” with Meghan Trainor, plus her new single “Lips Are Movin.”
Legendary disco/pop artist KC (Harry Wayne Casey) discusses his group’s new album, and how he wrote classic hits like “Get Down Tonight.”
Top exec David Israelite explains why streaming companies Spotify and Pandora are underpaying songwriters, and what can be done.
Mary Lambert discusses her new album, her single “Secrets,” and how she co-wrote the hit “Same Love” with Macklemore & Lewis.
Rising group MAGIC! talk about their rise to success with their worldwide hit “Rude,” and their success writing songs for other top artists.
Jesse Kongos discusses how the band (consisting of 4 brothers) got started, signed with Epic Records, and had a hit with “Come With Me Now.”
Interview with renowned music artist & comedian ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic, who tells how he comes up with creative ideas for the hit songs he parodies.
Singer/songwriter Gavin DeGraw discusses in-depth how he wrote his hit songs “I Don’t Wanna Be,” “Not Over You” and his new songs
Interview with Chris Tompkins, who’s a two-time Grammy winner for Country Song Of Year. He’s written many hits for top country artists.
Rising country star Cole Swindell talks about his career as an artist, and how he co-wrote hits for Florida Georgia Line, Luke Bryan and Thomas Rhett.
In-depth interview with Rodney Clawson, who’s co-written hits for Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, George Strait and Tim McGraw.
Interview with American Idol star Phllip Phillips about the making of his second album, his songwriting and his Fall concert tour.