With the CMA Awards last night, everyone is talking about the 'Song of the Year' award going to Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert for their collaboration "Over You" written about the death of Blake's brother. Such a heartfelt song and it has touched many.
There are many songs that are taken from real life experiences. The beginning of Eric Church's song Creepin' came from when he woke up on his porch after a night of drinking and there was a honeybee literally beating on his screen door. That's what songwriters will tell you: write what you know. But some songwriters want to take a more unconventional approach.
Here's your chance!