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Conway has become one of the best lyricist of our time, even while suffering from Bell’s Palsy after a 2012 shooting.
Downie was a talented lyricist who was equally well known for his strange and hypnotic stage presence.
The Gershwins Composer George Gershwin and his brother, lyricist Ira Gershwin, created a sizable portion of this country's most imaginative, enduring music.
Feinstein, a Gershwin scholar, worked for many years with Ira cataloging and preserving the unpublished sheet music and rare recordings in the lyricist’s collection.
Aesop Rock is one of the world's great lyricists, rappers, and cat lovers.
And, as principle lyricist and the face of U2, that means politics and activism are the identity of the band.
In his storied career as the frontman of The Smiths and as a solo artist, Morrissey has been called one of the greatest lyricists and singers in modern music.
Local youth lyricists and rappers will engage in a friendly competition to create socially conscious art.
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