http://www.ascap.com/expo The co-writer of hit country songs like “Jesus, Take The Wheel” and “When The Sun Goes Down”, singer-songwriter and producer Brett James shares his background in songwriting, how he wrote the Kenny Chesney/Uncle Kracker hit “When The Sun Goes Down”, and advice about breaking into songwriting.
http://www.ascap.com Frontman of the hugely popular pop-rock band OneRepublic and accomplished songwriter, Ryan Tedder talks about his background and breaking into the music scene, co-writing B.O.B.’s “So Good”, and persistence in “making it” in the music industry.
They span the spectrum of musical genres, but for all their differences, this panel of songwriters has success in common. They’ve all followed their muse to the top of the charts, whether in country, pop, R&B or rock. There’ll be advice specific to your specialty, and plenty of truths common to all great songwriting. Join host Paul Williams in a conversation to remember about some of the songs you will never forget.
http://www.ascap.com The Billboard-topping singer-songwriter and producer Monica shares her story of becoming involved in singing at an early age, beginning writing songs, and the songwriting process. She also gives practical advice to budding songwriters.
http://www.ascap.com Hit songwriter Savan Kotecha shares craft and career advice on his panel at the 2015 ASCAP “I Create Music” EXPO.
For more information on the EXPO, visit http://www.ascap.com/expo