The Korgis

How I wrote ‘Everybody’s Got To Learn Sometime’ by The Korgis

October 9, 2014 in Features, How I Wrote

James Warren tells the story behind the 80s hit single that’s been covered by everyone from Beck to Baby D…

John Waite

How I wrote ‘Missing You’ by John Waite

January 5, 2014 in Features, How I Wrote, Interviews

The 80s smash that hit No 1 on the Billboard chart almost wasn’t recorded and was the songwriter’s bittersweet tale…

How I wrote ‘Everlasting Love’ by Mac Gayden

November 2, 2013 in Features, How I Wrote, Interviews

Our series continues with the story of a song that’s been a hit somewhere in every decade since the 60s…

UB40 Food For Thought video

How I wrote ‘Food For Thought’ by UB40’s Robin Campbell

September 15, 2013 in Features, How I Wrote, Interviews

In the first article in a new series, Songwriting gets the story behind the legendary British reggae band’s breakthrough single…