Music Industry Jobs

This article has been written to give you a better understanding of the different music industry jobs a songwriter can have. When you write a song you have a couple of options available to you with regards to what you do with your songs.

You can either perform them yourself or you can sell them. This will mean selling the rights of the songs to other artists, producers etc...

We will look at the options available in more detail below but firstly, let's take a look at what skills are required to be a songwriter.

Music Industry Jobs Skills Required

Pay and Reward

There is no set pay in songwriting. Every songwriter wants to make money writing songs but it all depends on how successful your songs are. If you're selling them you will get paid on a royalty basis, this usually means receiving a royalty check once a year.

There are other rewards such as hearing a song you wrote being played on the radio, winning songwriting competitions, getting to attend music award ceremonies and rubbing shoulders with the stars.

Music Industry Jobs

As you can see there are a lot of different music industry jobs for the songwriter, hopefully this article opened your a eyes a little in helping you choose the correct path for your future.

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