ballad maker

ballad makers

Definitions of ballad maker
  1. noun
    a composer of words or music for popular songs
    synonyms: songster, songwriter
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    Irving Berlin
    United States songwriter (born in Russia) who wrote more than 1500 songs and several musical comedies (1888-1989)
    Hoagland Howard Carmichael
    United States songwriter (1899-1981)
    George Michael Cohan
    United States songwriter and playwright famous for his patriotic songs (1878-1942)
    Antoine Domino
    United States rhythm and blues pianist and singer and composer (born in 1928)
    Bob Dylan
    United States songwriter noted for his protest songs (born in 1941)
    Stephen Collins Foster
    United States songwriter whose songs embody the sentiment of the South before the American Civil War (1826-1864)
    Woodrow Wilson Guthrie
    United States folk singer and songwriter (1912-1967)
    Charles Hardin Holley
    United States rock star (1936-1959)
    John Lennon
    English rock star and guitarist and songwriter who with Paul McCartney wrote most of the music for the Beatles (1940-1980)
    Sir James Paul McCartney
    English rock star and bass guitarist and songwriter who with John Lennon wrote most of the music for the Beatles (born in 1942)
    Paul Simon
    United States singer and songwriter (born in 1942)
    Hiram King Williams
    United States country singer and songwriter (1923-1953)
    type of:
    someone who composes music as a profession
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