Powerful lyrics, with emotion

19 Reviews (13 Verified)
ZephyrHillMusic on SoundBetter

I will write a bespoke lyric for your existing track, or from just an idea you provide. I can translate your lyrics to English if it's not your first language. I can provide detailed song critiques for both lyrics and music production.

Powerful lyrics, with emotion. I will write a bespoke lyric for your existing track. My experience includes being personally mentored by Ray Davies (The Kinks), and a year at the Platinum Songwriting Academy in London. I've learnt to work fast and to a high standard as a given. I love to work with strong images and honest emotions, expressing them in new ways.

I will write a bespoke lyric for your song, matching your melody or track as required.

If English is not your natural language, I can help with translations for your songs.

I also offer song reviews of either just lyrics, or lyrics & production. This is a comprehensive written review and I will offer suggestions of what to do to improve the song and/or production.

If you need something else, just let me know how I can help your song move forward.

Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.

19 Reviews - 2 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by ted@tengoal.com

    Terrific job with creative lyrics.

  2. Review by clive
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    Hugh has been a pleasure to work with. He is a skillful lyricist and collaborator. He works fast with great results. Highly recommend him for your next song.

  3. Review by Eric Trent
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    I love working with Hugh. He has a high standard and knows what he wants and communicates it well! I look forward to future endeavors with him.

  4. Review by Eric Trent
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    Hugh has been a pleasure to work with. It makes it easy when the material is top quality. Great music and great lyrics. He knew what he wanted and was able to express his ideas about the performance in a very courteous and professional manner. I look forward to working with him again.

  5. Review by Robert Weston

    Hugh did a great job! He wrote a perfect lyric for my song, it has become a great story! I highly recommend working with him!

  6. Review by Edlei G.

    Hugh is a professional writer and he did very impressive work. I just finished my third project and he was very responsive. I highly recommend Hugh.

  7. Review by Phillip T.

    Very talented writer! Very responsive and easy to work with. Highly recommended!

  8. Review by Edlei G.

    I just completed the second project with Hugh and he is very correct and professional in his job, he also finished before the deadline. It was really great job Hugh. Thank you very much!

  9. Review by Edlei G.

    I am very satisfied with the lyrics.That is what I was expecting to complete my song. Can not wait to hire ZephyrHillMusic again.

  10. Review by Ray D.
    by Ray D.

    Hugh is an excellent communicator and is aware of the components that a well planned song should have. He is also analytical about the marketability of songs. Thanks.

  11. Review by Daniel Venet

    Hugh was as usual - professional, on time, consistent and responsive. He's so creative, his lyrics tell a story and paint a whole world at the same time. Looking forward to working with him again!

  12. Review by Aaron M.

    I had a great experience working with Hugh. He was responsive, thoughtful and willing to spend the time communicating with me. He brought a fresh sensibility to my original lyrical draft that opened up new options for the song. Thank you, Hugh.

  13. Review by Daniel Venet

    Hugh was professional, polite, patient and responded well to all my visions and ideas. This isn't my first project with Hugh, and I'll def. come back for my next one.

  14. Review by Lum
    by Lum

    Fast and understanding!

  15. Review by Daniel Venet

    Quick & professional, great communication!

  16. Review by Edlei G.

    Hugh is very professional writer and I am very satisfied from his work. Just finished third project with some very impressive results and highly recommend him.

  17. Review by Tom Read

    I really enjoy Hugh’s work. I felt he understood the song and was really able to bring the lyrics to life. Highly recommended if you are looking for a lyricist.

  18. Review by MOSELEY

    Got Hugh involved on a project I was doing for a great up and coming artist. He nailed the lyric! Great communication the whole way through and an excellent collaborator. Will definitely use again.

  19. Review by Larrywheelersongs

    I have worked on projects on a number of occasions, fantastic to work with from the initial idea to completion, so thorough with attention to detail.

Interview with ZephyrHillMusic

  1. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  2. A: Deliver what they need, when they need it

  3. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  4. A: You can do it anywhere.

  5. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  6. A: That anyone can write lyrics. You can, but are they just your average everyday words, or a masterpiece waiting to be sung to the world?

  7. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  8. A: Ideally I do need to know the genre you want, and the kind of artist or similar song you are working towards.

  9. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  10. A: Tell me as much or as little as you need to about your idea - I'll do the rest.

  11. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  12. A: Pen, paper, guitar, fire lighter, boat!

  13. Q: How would you describe your style?

  14. A: Flexible

  15. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  16. A: I'll work on anything, and have done.

  17. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  18. A: Lyrics - that's what I do!

  19. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  20. A: An new angle. Strong opening lines, big visual images.

  21. Q: What's your typical work process?

  22. A: Feed me either a rough idea for a song, just a title or more. I'll provide a fully complete song lyric

  23. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  24. A: I love to help artists find their voice, and build strong authentic images and emotions with the lyrics I provide.

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I will provide a high quality lyric to match your requirements. 1 revision included.

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