It's just managers calling you and saying, "So-and-so would like to get such-and-such percentage of the song that she'll be singing." That's never been the way I've done it in the past.If you're going to get 50% of the song, then you should be writing 50% of the fucking song. When she showed up the next day to sing it, the first note out of her mouth was not good. Let me re-sing it," she was freaking out and saying, "My voice! " All of her assistants and BFFs and BGFs were running around the studio freaking out and calling doctors. " I thought it was an episode of , but instead of a dude with a trucker hat walking into the front door, two white-coat doctors show up five minutes later.They looked at her and said, "You're fine," but gave her a cortisone shot in her face for a zit that was about to come through.
I got this book by Thích Nhất Hạnh -- MLK was a big fan of his.Anyway, his books are pretty simple in their delivery and helped me a lot, I always have this little nagging feeling inside, but back then I was ready to just die, the books really, really helped me.But Walker also pays the bills as a songwriter-for-hire, having penned hits for Avril Lavigne, Pink, Weezer and Panic! We had a feeling his outspoken, candid style might have clashed with certain artists in the past, so we hit "Record" and asked for his weirdest songwriting moments."You just hope as a songwriter that you don't run out of things to say," Walker tells Hive.When I heard it, I thought, "I completely got ripped off here." They tried to keep it hidden from me until the album was released.
I didn't try to sue because I've been down the road of legal action and it's a dead end street and everyone loses and ends up paying way too much out of pocket.In good old-fashioned Southern ethics, I went to beat the producer's ass at his own Christmas party. The Accidental Drunken Hit Story The most bizarre stories lie in the irony of the music world.I grabbed him by the neck, took him outside and said, "I'm not going to sue you for what you did. A lot of times, songs that I meant to be funny or a joke have gone on to become popular.The meditation was so practical, it's not about a belief system or an identity, I don't talk too much about it with people, but it's kinda like how running is good for depression, meditation is like that.You can be any religion and get benefits from meditation.That's when I realized you have to look at everything as having potential.