Recent Feature Articles
Interview with Nate Cyphert; he tells how he co-wrote the song “H.O.L.Y.” which has become one of the biggest country hits of the year.
New interview with Hank Williams, Jr., about how he wrote some of his classic hit songs, including “All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight.”
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. far right), about how she wrote or co-wrote such classic hits as “We Got The Beat,” “Vacation” and “Head Over Heels.”
Ronald “Khalis” Bell of Kool & The Gang tells how he co-wrote their hits “Celebration,” “Cherish,” “Fresh,” “Get Down On It,” “Joanna” and “Hollywood Swinging.”
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.
Ben Hayslip, 2-time ASCAP Country Songwriter Of The Year, has co-written hit songs for many artists. He currently has hits with Luke Bryan and Dustin Lynch.
Interview with Big & Rich, about their latest album and single, and how they’ve written hit songs for Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Jason Aldean and Gretchen Wilson.
Interview with JKash, who has co-written hits with Meghan Trainor (“No” and her new single “Me Too”), Maroon 5 (“Sugar”), One Direction and Jason Derulo.
Interview with singer/songwriter Lauren Daigle, who has emerged as a Contemporary Christian Music star with her debut album, How Can It Be.
David Israelite of the NMPA explains the developments in the battle for publishers & songwriters to be paid higher rates from music streaming companies.
Interview with Skyler Gray, who has co-written several hits including “Love The Way You Lie” and “Coming Home.” Her new single is “Moving Mountains.”
Dale Kawashima, Head of SongwriterUniverse, fondly recalls being a songplugger for Prince, placing cover hits for him, including “I Feel For You” by Chaka Khan.