Getting Paid to Write
and Lyrics
Royalties, Advances and other Songwriter Payments
about royalty agreements and payment terms
when you
submit your songs and lyrics to
Recording Artists and Record Companies.
As a songwriter, it's important to make sure you
get paid properly for the songs & lyrics that you
write.  Since there are many different ways you
earn money writing songs & lyrics, such as
songwriting royalties, advances, and co-writer
payment splits,
songwriters should inquire
For example, if your songs is accepted by a
recording artist or a record company, and there
are co-writers involved, what will your share of
the royalties be, and will you get an advance
payment against royalties?    ...
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Which Recording Artists Need New Songs?
Knowing which Recording Artists
need new songs and lyrics can
be all that separates the

who write songs
and lyrics as a hobby ... and
those who write money-making
hit songs.  Many hit
tell us this is the most important
thing to find out before sending
out your songs and lyrics.  The
good news is that there are a lot
Recording Artists who
don't write their own songs or lyrics
and rely on talented
lyric-writers to supply them
with new,  original song material to
record.  Many top managers and
agents for
songwriters have said  
that knowing
which Recording
Artists are looking for new songs
and lyrics  is what helped a lot of hit
get their start in the
music industry and ...
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As you know, a lot of today's top
recording artists don't write their
own songs or lyrics, and rely on
songwriters and lyric-writers like
you for new original song material
to record.  Of course, the
challenge for many
and lyric-writers,
especially for
beginners, is
how to get your
songs and lyrics to recording
artists who can turn them into hit
songs - and into royalty checks for
you.  Well, the
good news is that
it's easy to  ......
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There's good news for songwriters
and lyric writers
:  the music industry is
growing ... and it's creating more jobs
than ever for songwriters.  The new
revenue streams brought in by digital
downloads, and the ever-expanding
digital growth of the music industry,
have created more
songwriting jobs
and a bigger role in the industry for
songwriters & lyricists.  Some record
companies will now hire
lyric-writers ... continued>
How to Get Your
& Lyrics to
Recording Artists
Getting a Job
as a Songwriter