Songwriter
A songwriter is an individual who writes songs and can also be called a composer. The pressure to produce popular hits has tended to distribute responsibility between a number of people. Popular cultu...
Lyricist
A lyricist is a musician who specializes in writing lyrics. A singer who writes the lyrics to songs is a singer-lyricist. This differentiates from a singer-composer, who composes the song's melody.
Singer-songwriter
Singer-songwriters are musicians who write, compose and perform their own musical material including lyrics and melodies. As opposed to contemporary pop music singers who write or co-write their own s...
Michael Weiße
Michael Weiße or Weisse (c. 1488 – 19 March 1534) was a German theologian and hymn writer. First a Franciscan, he joined the Bohemian Brethren. He published the most extensive early Protestant h...
Juliagrace
Juliagrace (real name Julia Cato) is a Christian pop singer and songwriter. Julia was born and currently resides in Auckland, New Zealand. She was born and grew up in a Christian family, both of her p...
List of songs written by Bob Dylan
This list contains songs written by American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, including those where he is credited as co-author. The list omits traditional songs where Dylan has claimed arranger's copyrig...
Vjekoslav Rosenberg-Ružić
Vjekoslav Rosenberg-Ružić (April 29, 1870 – February 16, 1954) was Croatian Jewish composer, conductor and music educator.Rosenberg-Ružić was born in Varaždin as Alois Rosenberg on April 29, 187...
Ray Gilbert
Ray Gilbert (5 September 1912, Hartford, Connecticut – 3 March 1976, Los Angeles, California) was a lyricist.Gilbert is best remembered for the lyrics to the Oscar winning song "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Da...
Ilse Weber
Ilse Weber (January 11, 1903 - October 6, 1944) née Herlinger, was born in Witkowitz near Mährisch-Ostrau. A Jewish poet, she wrote in German, most notably songs and theater pieces for Jewish children...
Zlata Razdolina
Zlata Razdolina (Rozenfeld, Russian: Злата Абрамовна Раздолина) is a Russian Jewish composer, singer-songwriter and music performer. She is known as author of music for Requiem by Anna Akhmatova, ...
Bob Rothberg
Bob Rothberg (October 28, 1901, New York City, New York - February 1, 1938, New York City, New York) was a Tin Pan Alley songwriter and lyricist. ASCAP 1936. Educ: New York public schools 1915; DeWitt...
Xenomania
Xenomania is a British songwriting and production team founded by Brian Higgins and based in Kent, England. Formed after Higgins met Miranda Cooper, Xenomania has written and produced for renowned art...
Paul Stockmann
Paul or Paulus Stockmann (3 January 1603, Lützen – 6 September 1636, Mutschau, near Hohenmölsen) was a German academic, preacher and hymn-writer. He fought at the Battle of Lützen in 1632 and later se...
Ralph Blane
Ralph Blane (July 26, 1914 – November 13, 1995) was an American composer, lyricist, and performer.
Blane was born Ralph Uriah Hunsecker in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, the son of Florence Hazel (Wilbor...
Lipa Schmeltzer
Lazar Lipa Schmeltzer is an American Hasidic singer and composer. He is a headliner within Hasidic and Haredi communities worldwide and has been called "the Jewish Elvis" and "the Lady Gaga of Hasidic...
Gulzar
Sampooran Singh Kalra (born 18 August 1934), known popularly by his pen name Gulzar, is an Indian poet, lyricist and film director. Born in Jhelum District in British India, his family moved to India ...
Songwriter workshop
A songwriter workshop is a workshop where musicians learn the art of songwriting.
Workshops are held in private locations where musicians share their ideas and creative process. Some workshops bor...