Inside the Dirty Business of Hit Songwriting

Published Apr 07 2021 at 8:32 PM GMT
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  • Sixty-four years ago, as Elvis Presley's career reached its supernova stage, the 21-year-old singer's team hit on a strategy that enabled him to profit from songwriting without actually writing songs.
  • His management and music publisher had added Presley's name to the credits on a couple of his early hits, but the singer wasn't comfortable with.




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  • Published Apr 7, 2021 8:32 PM GMT