Today’s guest is hit songwriter turned entrepreneur and music executive Jason Davis. Jason wrote his first #1 song at age 23, which led him to work with artists such as Boyz II Men, Sugar Ray, P. Diddy, Alabama, Lonestar, and Dolly Parton. As an entrepreneur and executive he’s worked as Senior VP of A&R, president of an independent record label, written two books, and executive produced for television. Currently he owns and operates One One 7 and Noble Management. We have a great chat about how to raise the level of inspiration in the room, when a publishing deal is right for you, and how to get noticed by labels and established producers.
In this episode we'll dig in on...
The unexpected ways your songs get heardServing others before yourselfWriting hundreds of songs until you get one that feels "right"Learning when to sign up for PROsWhen to keep and when to give up your publishingGetting the attention of record labelsThe power of a unique lyric or titlePlanting the seeds of confidence during artist developmentGetting excited to work with label executives and moving into artist managementThe importance of having a trusted team as an independent artist
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