www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-39934986

May 16, 2017 ... Four and a half, according to a new analysis of the top 40. ... For decades, songwriting duos dominated popular music: Lennon and ... Media captionAmy Winehouse performs Rehab on Later... with Jools Holland in 2006 ... "Think back 20 years and an artist would take at least two or three albums to really ...

www.nytimes.com/2015/08/01/business/media/music-artists-take-on-the-business-calling-for-change.html

Jul 31, 2015 ... As their attitudes toward the online economy shift, more artists are ... Enemy, took to social media to support a bill that would require radio stations to pay ... At the same time, musicians and songwriters of all stripes have begun ...

www.nytimes.com/2018/06/28/business/media/music-copyright-digital-services.html

Jun 28, 2018 ... A Senate committee voted in favor of the Music Modernization Act, moving it one step ... From left, songwriters Kay Hanley and Michelle Lewis, with Dina LaPolt, ... Christopher Harrison, the chief executive of the Digital Media .... arts. today's arts · art & design · books · dance · movies · music · Pop Culture ...

www.arts.gov/national-initiatives/songwriting

The National Endowment for the Arts and the American Theatre Wing are looking for emerging songwriting stars for the Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge.

www.arts.gov/news/2019/musical-theater-songwriting-challenge-launches-second-year-national-contest

Feb 12, 2019 ... News » Announcements ... Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge National Champions: Angel Rodriguez ... single songwriters or duos) with professional musical theater artists to ... Social Media Scam Regarding NEA Grants.

www.newyorker.com/business/currency/will-streaming-music-kill-songwriting

Feb 8, 2016 ... For Michelle Lewis, an indie-rock singer-songwriter who now writes primarily for other artists, it was the song “Wings,” which she co-wrote for ...

www.nashvillepublicradio.org/post/aspiring-nashville-songwriters-squeeze-music-between-demands-social-media

Apr 10, 2015 ... In a music industry revolutionized by the Internet, aspiring artists are trying to balance their work as musicians with the increasing demands of social media. ... In 2008, the New York Times praised the then 18-year-old for her ...

www.pewinternet.org/2004/12/05/artists-musicians-and-the-internet

Dec 5, 2004 ... Artists and musicians are enthusiastic internet users and they believe the internet ... community with fans and fellow artists, and pursue new commercial activity. ... online survey of 2,793 musicians, songwriters and music publishers .... always tell if it's legal or illegal to download media files from the internet.

www.bmi.com

BMI, a leader in music rights management, advocates for the value of music, representing 14 million works of more than 900000 copyright owners.