In SongwriterUniverse Magazine

NMPA CEO David Israelite Discusses Music Royalties During The Pandemic, The Latest On Copyright Royalty Board Hearings, And The Growth Of TikTok And Other Income

Interview with David Israelite, CEO of the National Music Publishers Association, about songwriter & publisher royalties, and the new income streams that have emerged in the past couple years.

Country & Pop Songwriter Shane Stevens Talks About Co-Writing #1 Hit “Fancy Like” For Walker Hayes, And Other Hits

Interview with Shane Stevens, about how he co-wrote Walker Hayes’ hit “Fancy Like.” He’s also written hits for Lady A and other artists.

Joss Stone, Grammy-Winning Soul/R&B Artist, Talks About Her Upcoming Album, New Singles And Her Songwriting

Interview with Joss Stone about her next album, her early hits, and her Total World Tour, where she performed in over 200 countries.

Walter Afanasieff Tells How He Co-Wrote With Mariah Carey The Holiday Classic, “All I Want For Christmas Is You”

Interview with Walter Afanasieff, about how he wrote & produced the #1 holiday classic “All I Want for Christmas Is You” with Mariah Carey.

Dion, Legendary Rock & Blues Artist, Talks About His New Album, His Great Career, And Classic Hit Songs

Interview with Dion, about his album Stomping Ground, which includes collaborations with Bruce Springsteen and Eric Clapton.

Shy Carter, Top Country & Pop Songwriter, Releases His Debut EP As An Artist, The Rest Of Us

Interview with Shy Carter, who has co-written hits for Kane Brown (“Heaven,” “Good As You”) and Charlie Puth (“One Call Away”).

James Arthur, Hit UK Artist and Powerful Vocalist, Talks About His New Album, It’ll All Make Sense In The End

Interview with James Arthur about the making of his new album, and how he wrote his new songs “September,” “Emily” and “Avalanche.”

Rising Country Artist Priscilla Block Talks About Her Debut Hit “Just About Over You,” Her EP And Her Songwriting

Interview with Priscilla Block about her breakthrough hit “Just About Over You,” and her EP on Mercury Nashville Records.

Folk/Rock Legend Al Stewart Discusses His Great Career And Classic Albums, Year Of The Cat and Time Passages

Interview with Al Stewart, about the making of his classic albums and hits Year of the Cat and Time Passages, and his songwriting.