Great songs are born in many ways. Some may take weeks, months or even years to come together while others happen in just minutes. Believe it or not, many of the greatest songs were written in 30 minutes or less!
According to Legend...
- The Guess Who wrote "American Woman" in under 30 minutes
- REM guitarist Peter Buck wrote "Losing My Religion" in 10 minutes
- Ray Charles wrote "What'd I Say" between sets in a smokey bar
- Led Zeppelin wrote "Rock and Roll" in 15 minutes
- Beyonce's "Single Ladies" was written in 20 minutes
- Taylor Swift wrote "We Are Never Getting Back Together" in 25 minutes
- Guns N Roses' Axl Rose wrote "Sweet Child of Mine" in 5 minutes
- The opening track to James Bonds' "Skyfall" was written by Adele in 10 minutes
- "You Gotta Fight For Your Right To Party" was written in 5 minutes by
The Beastie Boys...on napkins!
THE CHALLENGE: SONGWRITERS AND AUDIENCE MEMBERS WORK TOGETHER TO WRITE A HIT SONG...IN 1 HOUR!
Get ready for the ultimate music experience! The HIT ME AMERICA JAM SESSIONS put the audience front and center with gifted songwriter/musicians who have a passion for music and a drive for writing great songs. Imagine interacting with a top artist and actually being part of writing a song, a great song, a Hit Song! Our mission is to take the best songwriters and challenge them to write a hit song with the audience in the most unique and entertaining songwriting session ever.
Part story-telling, part songwriting, and part concert, every jam session is an interactive music experience where fans feed the artist ideas, lyrics, melodies, you name it! If your an an artist, are you ready for the challenge? If you're a fan, then why be a spectator when you can be part of the music? Hit Me America is the ultimate interactive music experience...an experience you will never forget!
THE ULTIMATE GOAL: WRITE A GREAT SONG AND HAVE FUN!
Are you ready for the music experience of a lifetime?