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



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 11/19/2012 04:42PM by bridgeofsighs.



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Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it?738 bridgeofsighs 11/19/2012 04:41PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 469 rocknut 11/19/2012 06:29PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 416 Tom G 11/19/2012 06:34PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 352 Steve_Roamer 11/19/2012 08:12PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 313 Tony Bainbridge 11/19/2012 09:18PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 353 blm 11/19/2012 10:34PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 283 Tony Bainbridge 11/19/2012 11:22PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 175 the ORIGINAL brent 11/20/2012 11:44AM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 171 Tony Bainbridge 11/20/2012 05:59PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 114 machinehead 11/21/2012 08:15PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 297 Daredevil 11/19/2012 11:52PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 259 Tony Bainbridge 11/20/2012 12:46AM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 286 Todd S 11/20/2012 01:22AM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 255 Daredevil 11/20/2012 03:11AM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 236 Doug Wolfgang 11/20/2012 03:46AM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 218 JJ 11/20/2012 05:01AM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 192 Tony Bainbridge 11/20/2012 07:18AM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 214 rocknut 11/20/2012 07:21AM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 181 Tony Bainbridge 11/20/2012 07:22AM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 205 rocknut 11/20/2012 04:55PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 198 Daredevil 11/20/2012 06:17PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 194 Tony Bainbridge 11/20/2012 08:27PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 187 Daredevil 11/20/2012 09:23PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 183 Tony Bainbridge 11/20/2012 10:12PM
Re: Is it a solo album if you did not write any of it? 181 Daredevil 11/20/2012 10:18PM


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