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Elvis Presley Artistfacts - Songfacts


He wrote very few of his songs, although he sometimes received songwriter credit in ... Their theory was that Elvis faked his own death and has lived in obscurity ...

Did Elvis Presley write his own songs? - Quora


Sep 6, 2015 ... His manager, Colonel Tom Parker, saw to it that Elvis was forwarded a third of the royalty paid to songwriters in exchange for singing their ...

TIL: Elvis Presley didn't write any of his songs. : todayilearned - Reddit


Dec 10, 2012 ... A pop artist that doesn't write their own songs? ... There were plenty of artists who did, sure, but our current idea of the rock-star-songwriter is ...

JOHN MELLENCAMP « American Songwriter


Jan 1, 2005 ... But it all shifted when his next album was released, at which time he started writing his own songs. His first hit, which was also a hit for Pat ...

Linda Perry on Rumors Beyoncé Doesn't Write Her Own Material ...


Jul 21, 2014 ... Songwriter and former 4 Non Blondes frontwoman Linda Perry ... feel about Beyoncé changing one word on a song and getting writing credit.

The big stars who didn't write their own songs | Gigwise


Mar 1, 2013 ... Elvis? Diana Ross? Ke$ha? The icons who rarely put pen to paper and pop ... it or not, The King had almost nothing to do with the writing of his own songs. ... The singer/songwriter is appalled by the suggestion their 'the new ...

Who Really Wrote Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean" and "Beat It ...


Jul 12, 2013 ... Especially if said musician is, himself, a gifted songwriter like ..... MJ was still writing his own material and there were great songs on the album ...

Calvin Harris won songwriter of the year at the Ivors. But is he ...


May 17, 2013 ... Scottish dance pop superstar Calvin Harris was named songwriter of the year at last night's Ivor Novello ... But how much is production, and how much is song? .... Has he shaped the musical landscape in his own image?

10 Great Songs You Didn't Know Chris Stapleton Wrote | Rolling Stone


Mar 15, 2016 ... His own bands came and went along the way, including a run with ... one of the industry's best-kept secrets: a songwriter, guitarist and knockout ...

Elvis did not write any songs. He was given credit for a few of his early recordings in the 1950's but that was done for publishing purposes.
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Did Elvis Ever Write A Song? - Straight Dope Message Board


Did the "King" ever write one of his own songs? ... Col, Parker wouldn't let Elvis record a song unless the songwriter signed the publishing ...

Elvis Presley's “Hit” Songwriters - Elvis History Blog


Elvis Presley was not a “singer-songwriter.” He had a unique talent for interpreting songs—injecting his own brand of emotion, energy, and feeling into them.

Did Elvis Presley write any of the songs he sang? - FunTrivia.com


Mar 22, 2010 ... Songwriter Paul Terry King co- author of such hits as "Love in the First Degree," sung by Alabama, and "Idabel," sung by Elvis, is auctioning his ...