Songbay Music and Lyric Sales

Lyric-to-Song Service at Songbay

Lyric-to-Song

Lyric-to-Song Service at Songbay HAVE YOUR LYRICS TURNED INTO FANTASTIC ORIGINAL SONGS “Any style, any genre, any instrument- we bring your lyrics to life” Here at Songbay, we believe that all lyricists should be able to have their lyrics turned into songs. If you do not compose music, sing, or play an instrument, or think it would be too expensive to have your lyrics turned into complete songs, we have come up with an amazing offer for you. Our lyric-to Continue Reading…

Flattery or Song Infringement?

Infringement in Music

Flattery or Infringement in Songwriting The Complicated History Of Copyright Law in Music Every songwriter has been there. After battling writer’s block for days, the frustrated tunesmith finally strikes gold with the perfect chord progression. They spend hours more, excitedly composing the masterpiece, before eventually realizing that the’ve just rewritten “Hey Jude.” If on the other hand, they’re unaware of the similarity and decide to publish the work, they would be guilty of song infringement! In a universe of infinite Continue Reading…

Seven Ways to Self-Promote Your Songs

promote your songs

Seven ways to Promote your Songs So, you’ve written and recorded a song you’re excited to release, you’ve prepared the artwork and everything’s ready to go, but how can you promote yourself and make sure people hear your new music? This is an uncertainty for countless indie artists. We can help. Here are some of the latest ways to promote your songs. There will probably be some trial and error involved as you find what works for you and your Continue Reading…

Earning Money From Music Sync Licensing

Music Sync Licensing

Earning Money From Music Sync Licensing What is music sync Licensing and how can you earn money from it? Have you ever watched a commercial or seen a movie that has suspenseful music playing? This is done through a process called music sync licensing. Film companies appoint music supervisors who are in charge of finding music that is perfect for their scenes. They apply to different licensing libraries, partner with music labels, or work with artists directly to fulfil their goals. Continue Reading…

How to write the perfect lyric?

Improve your lyrics at songs at Songbay

What is a lyric? In order to write a perfect lyric, It’s important to realise what a lyric is , or rather what it is not. A  lyric is NOT a song. Often people use the word ‘lyric’ and ‘song’ interchangeably and this is not accurate. This confusion can result in the creation of poor lyrics. A lyric is NOT a song, in the same way a poem is neither a lyric nor a song, (just to cloud the issue further, Continue Reading…

How We Chose The Winners

Songbay Lyric Writing Competition

The Songbay Lyric Writing Competition: How We Chose The Winners The winners of the 2020 Songbay Lyric Writing Competition were announced at the end of last year. The standard was incredibly high and the process of choosing the winners, from a short list of over a hundred and fifty, was a challenge! In this blog post, we reveal some of the thought processess of the judges. We’ll also be sharing the winning and commended entries throughout this article in case you Continue Reading…

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