: a performer who writes songs and sings them

Examples of singer-songwriter in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Whether by happenstance or fate, Griff and Taylor Swift crossed paths at a Kendrick Lamar concert in November 2022 and the interaction led to the British singer-songwriter opening for Swift on the Eras Tour. Bryan West, USA TODAY, 16 July 2024 The singer-songwriter, from Tulsa, Okla., has been releasing music for nearly two decades, including 10 studio albums. Xander Zellner, Billboard, 15 July 2024 McVie, the singer-songwriter behind some of Fleetwood Mac’s biggest hits, died in November 2022 following a brief illness. Lisa Respers France, CNN, 15 July 2024 Other actors include Shelly Regner (Pitch Perfect series), Eric Petersen (School of Rock The Musical, Shrek: The Musical), Nicole Greenwood (In Plain Sight), Wilkie Ferguson (Broadway’s Motown: The Musical), Cassandra Parker (Cabaret), singer-songwriter Monica Evans and Chris Villain (Freakshow). Aaron Couch, The Hollywood Reporter, 15 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for singer-songwriter 

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“Singer-songwriter.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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