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Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” songwriter Hugh Martin has died. He was 96.. . Martin is best known for composing the score to the 1944 … Continue reading Hugh Martin, "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" songwriter, dies at 96

(Clearing More Space on Taylor Swift’s mantelpiece….) Platinum-selling Grammy winner Taylor Swift took home the Country Songwriter of the Year prize at the BMI Awards on Tuesday night, becoming the youngest person to win the coveted award. Swift, who turns 21 next month, won the songwriter award based on her tracks “Fifteen,” “White Horse,” “You [...] Continue reading Taylor Swift BMI Country Songwriter Of The Year 2010

Taylor Swift named BMI songwriter of the year

Taylor Swift was named country songwriter of the year at the BMI Awards on Tuesday night, becoming the youngest person to win the award at age 20 … Continue reading Taylor Swift named BMI songwriter of the year

Scottish singer Susan Boyle is said to have left the ‘America’s Got Talent’ show in Los Angeles in tears after a songwriter refused to give her permission to sing one of his hit songs. Boyle, 49, had arrived at the show to perform the song “Perfect Day”, but sources revealed that when producers sought permission [...] Continue reading Teary Boyle walks off ‘America’s Got Talent’ after being snubbed by songwriter

Singer/songwriter Shakira has been dancing to Arabic tunes when she was just four years old.
The ‘Hips don’t lie’ hitmaker reckons that she realised that she could do such hip movements before she could read or write properly.
“I was four when I realised I could do those hip movements,” the Sun quoted the Colombian charmer [...] Continue reading Shakira started hip shaking when she was 4!