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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 ... His job was to interpret other peoples songs and he did that as well as anyone last century. ..... A pop artist that doesn't write their own songs?

Interview with Elvis Presley: October 28, 1957, Los Angeles : Elvis ...


Dec 9, 2009 ... He has a right to his opinion, but I can't see him knocking it for no good reason. I wouldn't knock ... Do you feel that any of these girls have dated you tor publicity or to further their own careers? ... It's the hardest song to sing that I've ever recorded. .... Interview with Michael Jarrett, songwrit...

Songwriters Who Did Not Write their Songs – David Boles, Blogs


Dec 12, 2013 ... Chuck Berry has been accused of not writing his own hit songs that he ... “ songwriter” not writing his own songs is the matter of Irving Berlin.

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 ... Elvis: Believe it or not, The King had almost nothing to do with the writing of his own songs. ... But they do write their own songs, so that's something to their credit. ... The singer/songwriter is appalled by the suggestion their 'the new ...

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


Jul 21, 2014 ... Songwriter and former 4 Non Blondes frontwoman Linda Perry ... you feel about Beyoncé changing one word on a song and getting writing credit. ... Beyoncé Pays Tribute to Late Rapper Shawty Lo in His Former Home Town.

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?

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


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 ...