You know [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jerrod Niemann[/lastfm] from his #1 hit song “Lover, Lover“, and his current single, “What Do You Want”. Jerrod is a talented singer-songwriter, and co-wrote many of the songs on his album Judge Jerrod and the Hung Jury. A process he likens to getting a catchy song or jingle stuck in your head.
It’s such a simple why to explain songwriting to someone, who like me, doesn’t even know how to write a song! It all makes sense.
Jerrod says that, for him when it comes to songwriting, sometimes the process is kind of like getting a catchy song or a jingle stuck in your head. We all know the feeling a having a song stuck in our heads, heaven help us if it’s a song we can’t stand! LOL. The only difference is that for Jerrod, the song that’s driving you crazy is your own, only you haven’t exactly sat down to write it yet. He remains a modest guy, and suggests songs are simply inspired gifts that a writer brings into the world. Jerrod explains the songwriting process below…
Here’s the video for his latest single “What Do You Want”, a song Jerrod Niemann co-wrote and that he says is his favorite off his album, Judge Jerrod and the Hung Jury.