Daily Discovery: Bjoern Nilsen, “Why Can’t I Come Home To You”
ARTIST: Bjoern Nilsen
SONG: ”Why Can’t I Come Home To You”
BIRTHPLACE: Mo i Rana, Norway
AMBITIONS: Writing and performing great songs. Getting songs cut by major artists.
DREAM GIG: Lead guitar with The Rolling Stones or Bob Dylan.
MY PREFERRED MODE OF TRANSPORTATION: Train.
5 THINGS EVERY MAN SHOULD OWN: A guitar, a pen, a bicycle, a copy of Exile On Main St., a copy of The Old Man and The Sea.
I NEVER LEAVE HOME WITHOUT: Clean underwear.
I WROTE THIS SONG: ”Railroad Line” and have a video of my performance on YouTube that you can watch here.
Bjoern Nilsen was one 3 songwriters from outside of the USA to make the finals in Ronnie Milsap’s “Country Cut” Contest. You can listen to his song, “Why Can’t I Come Home To You” at American Songspace.
American Songspace and Martin Guitar are giving away a year-long, $20,000 publishing contract with HoriPro Entertainment Group. Visit here for details on how to enter your songs to become a “Professional Songwriter.”