TITLE

THE SECRET TO SONGWRITING SUCCESS

AUTHOR(S)
Butler, Susan
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Billboard;6/17/2006, Vol. 118 Issue 24, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the factors that should be considered by songwriters to achieve success in the U.S. music industry. According to Warner/Chappell CEO Richard Blackstone, it is becoming increasingly important for songwriters to branch out. In turn, for the publisher, the investment made in terms of an advance in a songwriter can be spread out over many artists' projects rather than be dependent on one artist's success when that writer is also a producer, as noted by Irwin Robinson, Famous Music Publishing chairman/CEO.
ACCESSION #
21157632

 

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