Song Chops

Songwriting Made Simple

“Start with something that’s true” – Paul Simon

Write A Song

Everything you need to get started. And the best thing – we keep things simple. You’ll find tips on the things you need help with the most:

  • Lyrics
  • Melody
  • Rhyme
  • Song Structure

Choose A Level

Select the level that’s best for you, and you’ll find articles and tips that will help you excel quickly! Choose a streamlined process to get you to the next level of your songwriting.

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Free Member Resources

Everyone gets access to the free member guides and worksheets that will level up your songwriting.  You’ll find tools to help you write in the moment, techniques used by hit songwriters you can use in your songs and guides to level up your writing, market yourself and create goals.

Songwriting Worksheets

Why spend time trying to figure out things like rhyme patterns and song structure. Our worksheets will make it simple to get started so you can spend your time being creative.

Song Prompts

No one likes staring at a blank page. Use our song prompts to challenge yourself, finish song ideas, or simply to make the whole songwriting process less overwhelming.

Songwriting Exercises

Sometimes you just want a songwriting exercise that will take a few minutes and help you grow your skills. Well, we’ve got those too! From lyrics to music you’re covered.

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Songwriter Glossary

Songwriter Glossary

A songwriter glossary of common terms you'll run across as you get feedback about your songs.   [su_spoiler...

Quick Links To e-Books & Worksheets!

5 Step System For Songwriting Success

An easy approach to start writing songs today! Combine with the Song Builder Template and the Songwriting Process Template as a starter kit!

Simple Song Builder Template!

Everything you need to get your song’s story and structure into a clear message. After all, you have a reason for telling the story.

Songwriting Process Infographic!

This easy-to-follow infographic will help you get from the beginning to the end of a song.  We’ll also show you exactly how to implement each part!


Songwriting How To Guides

These guides will help you start or continue your songwriting journey.

Daily Creator Songwriting Worksheets

Each is designed to provide you with a song-focused action and help you complete songs!

Songwriting Level Up Worksheets

Grow your skills at a faster pace whether you’re just writing for yourself or want to go pro.

Rhyme & Structure
Lyrics & Melody
Music Business

You have songs in you! Write your hit song today. And let the world hear it!

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Write The Songs
You've Always Wanted

Write The Songs

You've Always Wanted



For beginner, intermediate or advanced songwriters . . .

TIPS each month with examples of how great songs are created using the same techniques!

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