Becoming a rap songwriter takes someone who is talented in the area of writing songs and also someone who knows what they are doing. You must also enjoy writing songs and being a part of the music industry. If you possess the skills needed and your are looking into becoming a rap songwriter, there are some things that you can do in order to get your foot in the door. Sometimes, it is not only the talent that matters when writing songs. Sometimes it is what you know about the business that will make you famous.
The Shreveport dinner locals are clamoring over
On May 7, diners dressed in black and white will step right off the pages of a famous painting … the late George Rodrigue's 1971 “Aioli Dinner." They'll dine on a four-course meal at a long … The the George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts came up …
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The ghost of Bob Dylan breezed into the studio this week and touched me on the shoulder. Lyrically, Bobby Zim has always been right up there, although melodically he’s down here with the rest of us. I played in a folk group in the 60s around Britain and in France and my mental repertoire of folk music often helped me in spotting melodies that ole Bob had borrowed from the folkies. For instance: the melody of Bob Dylan’s 115th Dream is a direct lift of a 19th century whaling song called Brave Franklin (and His Gallant Crew). But music is full of coincidences: ever notice that the verse chords and melody of the Bellamy Bros’ If I Said You Had a Beautiful Body and the Eagles’ Lying Eyes are exactly the same? No? I bet the lawyers did…
For those of you love songwriting and need some tips, I made this video for you guys. Enjoy(:
1) Write what you feel.
– Don’t just write out random lyrics. Write about something that’s important to you, something you care about, or maybe even something funny you saw on the way to school or work.
35 Song Hits by Great Black Songwriters: Bert Williams, Eubie Blake, Ernest Hogan and Others (1998-08-06)
Pharrell Williams to produce and compose music for space drama
The project marks Williams' second film credit, after serving as an executive producer on acclaimed 2015 drama Dope. Hidden Figures will feature Oscar winner Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson and R&B star Janelle Monae, as well as Kevin Costner, …
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We will always be together, it’s our destiny
Beyonce's 'Lemonade' Album To Be Released on iTunes
Lesser known are singer-songwriter and frequent featured singer Wynter Gordon, Brooklyn songwriter Kevin Garrett, rapper Melo-X, B's musical director Derek Dixie, Johnny Coffer and Vincent Berry II. Also in … Nash amid the 12 songwriters on The …
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