Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it?
Posted by: bridgeofsighs ()
Date: November 19, 2012 04:41PM

So I finally got a cd from Amazon that could not be found in stores and started listening and really enjoying

I'm leafing through the cd booklet and was surprised to see the artist who the CD is listed under as being their solo cd wrote none of the material.
It brought up the question - Is it right to call it a solo album under a name when that person wrote nothing?

I know many artists bring in writers but I'm curious what people think.
One of the first times this really hit me was when I bought the first Jonny Lang cd when he was touted as being this brilliat up and comer and i found he wrote like 2 songs on the debut and it left a bad taste in my mouth and kinda felt duped after all the press he got.

Really enjoying the cd but at same point I wonder if its right to call it a persons cd when they wrote none of it



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Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it?693 bridgeofsighs 11/19/2012 04:41PM
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Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 383 Tom G 11/19/2012 06:34PM
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Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 280 Tony Bainbridge 11/19/2012 09:18PM
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Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 249 Tony Bainbridge 11/19/2012 11:22PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 151 the ORIGINAL brent 11/20/2012 11:44AM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 137 Tony Bainbridge 11/20/2012 05:59PM
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Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 187 JJ 11/20/2012 05:01AM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 167 Tony Bainbridge 11/20/2012 07:18AM
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Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 169 rocknut 11/20/2012 04:55PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 172 Daredevil 11/20/2012 06:17PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 161 Tony Bainbridge 11/20/2012 08:27PM
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Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 148 Tony Bainbridge 11/20/2012 10:12PM
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