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songwriter in Music topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsongwritersong‧writ‧er /ˈsɒŋˌraɪtə $ ˈsɒːŋˌraɪtər/ ●●○ noun [countable]  APMsomeone who writes the words and usually the music of songs
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songwritersongwriter Bernie TaupinMorrissey, of course, prefers arch playfulness and that is his prerogative as a person and a songwriter.His reputation as a songwriter meanwhile grew rapidly.The acclaimed songwriter was all set for the interview on the appointed day.He has a keen interest in popular music and the developing laws and rights in respect of musical performers and songwriters.Most of Elton John's early hits were written by songwriter Bernie Taupin.There were always guests, friends of hers she wanted to introduce to the young and famous songwriter.The only missing link in the resurrection of Jersey-based punk ghouls the Misfits is co-founder, songwriter and vocalist, Glenn Danzig.Spin called Rigby, formerly with the Shams, songwriter of the year.The Schroeder case concerned an agreement between a young songwriter and a music publisher.