Make It Happen 7 – Mads Hauge songwriting tips

Mads Hauge is an acclaimed songwriter and producer who co-wrote and co-produced Pixie Lott's no 1 hit singles Mama Do and Boys and Girls as well as Cry Me Out. He has also written for Eliza Doolittle, Olly Murs and Natasha Bedingfield.

All about Soul

We've been celebrating UK soul music here on M, with a mixture of exclusive interviews and features on some of UK soul's big hitters past and present.

Make It Happen 5 – Fraser T Smith

Having worked with an impressive roster of artists such as Adele, Ellie Goulding, Cee-Lo Green and Tinchy Stryder, songwriter/producer and musician Fraser T Smith is well qualified to give his take on how to get the best out of a creative collaboration.

Charlie Simpson interview

Charlie Simpson took time out to talk to M about the way he approaches songwriting, whether it’s with his band Fightstar or on his new solo project Young Pilgrim. The singer and songwriter also enlightens us on his influences and who he’d most like to work with.…

PRS for Music meets Plan B

Welcome to the first in a series of interviews in which we chat to award-winning songwriters and composers to find out how they write and what makes them tick. First under the spotlight is Plan B.