The people behind the pen rarely ever get recognized, publicly, for their contributions to some of the most successful records on the radio!
Along with producers, songwriters play a major role in the music business, and are essential in the album making process for any artist.
Mega stars like Beyonce, Whitney Houston, Usher, and Chris Brown have all relied on a songwriter for assistance at some point in their career. Contrary to popular belief, songwriters don’t take away from the artist’s creative nature; they actually enhance it, since the songwriter depends on the artist’s creativity to bring the record to life, and vice versa.
Take a look at some of the masterminds behind your favorite songs.