Songwriting Tips And Help For Writing Songs And Lyrics

December 2009

Archive For December 2009

i want to write a song called like a fairy tale, but i need some help?

okay, so, me and my boyfriend have been dating over a year now, almost 2 years. and i kind of want to surprize him a bit. i’ve never written him a song, and i’d appricate it if someone could gimme some lyrics or something.
heres what i have written myself so far:
Verse 1:
We were both young\
when [...]

Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 27 December 2009, 4 Comments

How to write a melody for a song you have the words to?

So, hey, I am an aspiring songwriter. I have a lot of songs that don’t have any tunes. I was wondering if you could help me. I have tried doing it but it always sounds like another song, like for instance, I was doing a song called Favorite, and the chorus ended up to the [...]

Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 27 December 2009, 2 Comments

Is the songwriting contest going to return to american idol season 9?

I’d like to write a song for it, but I’m not sure if it’s cancelled again this year
To be honest, I am not sure.
To be on the safe side I would keep checking back at www.americanidol.com the official American Idol website and try to tune into the show as much as possible this year, because [...]

Filed under: Songwriting Help by admin - 27 December 2009, 4 Comments

How do I write a song about falling in love with my best friend?

I am currently taken by this who is not only my best friend but my boyfriend. I have known him for a long time and I love him. I really want to write a song about being in love with your best friend and i need some help! Anyone have any lyrics or ideas for [...]

Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 19 December 2009, 4 Comments

If you write a song how do you go about the title?

I write songs for fun, but i was wondering if you have the same title as another artist for a song if you have to buy the rights to use that title. So can I use the same title if the song is completely different or do i need to buy rights to use that [...]

Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 19 December 2009, 2 Comments

What is the best way for me to get into to songwriting and selling songs that I have available?

Move to a city where songwriting is prominent and join BMI, ASCAP, or SESAC. One of those societies will help you get hooked up with people in the business along with the contacts that you’ll make just hanging out around town. Like most businesses, hanging out and making contacts is the best way [...]

Filed under: Songwriting Help by admin - 19 December 2009, 1 Comment

What is the best way for me to get into to songwriting and selling songs that I have available?

Move to a city where songwriting is prominent and join BMI, ASCAP, or SESAC. One of those societies will help you get hooked up with people in the business along with the contacts that you’ll make just hanging out around town. Like most businesses, hanging out and making contacts is the best way [...]

Filed under: Songwriting Help by admin - 19 December 2009, 1 Comment

How do bands write songs so fast?

Like Green Day…
They have a BUNCH of songs.
How do bands write so many songs in such short periods of time?
They have a deadline so they rush into it, which is why in most albums there are at least a few duds. Some songs are written quickly just from inspiration and some hit songs are [...]

Filed under: How to write songs by admin - 17 December 2009, 2 Comments

How do bands write songs so fast?

Like Green Day…
They have a BUNCH of songs.
How do bands write so many songs in such short periods of time?
They have a deadline so they rush into it, which is why in most albums there are at least a few duds. Some songs are written quickly just from inspiration and some hit songs are [...]

Filed under: How to write songs by admin - 17 December 2009, 2 Comments

How do you put music to a song you write?

I have been writing songs since 5th grade but I never been able to put music to them. I was wondering HOW exactly to go about putting chords and stuff to a song that I write.
I honestly ask myself the exact same question.
I’ve found it easier to form a "tune" or "melody" and then write [...]

Filed under: How to write a song by admin - 17 December 2009, 1 Comment
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