Q&A: Chris Young On Songwriting


Country music superstar Chris Young, the Dream Co-Write for our 2011 Lyric Contest Grand Prize winner Bill DiLuigi, discusses his approach to songwriting, and what he considers the perfect song. Enter the latest Lyric Contest here for your chance to win a Dream Co-Write. Watch the Video of DiLuigi and Young’s Co-Writing Session How old […]

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Bill DiLuigi Teams With Chris Young For “Dream Co-Write,” Records At Sound Kitchen


“If Chris is going to sing it, it’s got to be a song for the girl.” That’s how Bill DiLuigi (known as Bill “D” to most) summed up “Parking Lot Dancer,” the song he penned earlier this month with RCA Recording Artist Chris Young during his “dream co-writing session” in Nashville. As part of his […]

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Lyric Contest Winners For Nov/Dec 2011 Announced

We’re proud to announce the winners of our November/December 2011 Lyric contest, with “Adelaide,” written by Bill Dee, taking 1st place. We recently talked with Lee about his inspiration for “Adelaide” and his influences. Read the interview here. Also, be sure to enter the January/February 2011 Lyric Contest for your chance to win a Martin DCX1E […]

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1st Place | “Adelaide”

1st Place “Adelaide” Bill Dee Nashville, Tennessee This is another song that sounds good in a dark room Maybe it’ll melt the heart of that hard moon It’s only me and sound of this house creakin’ And memories that speak when they should be sleepin’ Adelaide, I coulda made you happy No one’s to blame […]

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November/December 2011 Lyric Spotlight Q&A: Bill Dee

American Songwriter Lyric Contest Q&A 1st Place “Adelaide” Written by Bill Dee “Adelaide” is a song about a lost love that won’t die. What inspired it? I was trying to write something on my own for a couple days but nothing was really clicking. I sat down on the edge of the bed and that […]

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