Create. Compete.

Hookist is a social SONGWRITING EVENT where music legends & rising stars collaborate with die hard fans, hard core musicians & YOU to write original songs together, line by line!

Submit your best lyric, inspire your favorite artist & test your creative chops against a whole community of seriously talented folks.  WRITE A SONG WITH US!                                        

New Song Starting Soon!

Inspiration |  From Meredith & Terry


We’re building some AWESOME new features!
And we have a KILLER new songwriting collaboration starting soon!
to be the first to know!

In the meantime, check out the amazing compliment Hall of Famer Jermaine Jackson gave us!

Listen to the the fab songs we’ve written with some of the coolest artists out there at
Hookist Songs!

And watch The Sisterhood sing the gorgeous song they wrote with us to send personal solar lights to disaster-ravaged Haiti!

And click  Play Now to see all the amazing lyrics that you guys wrote!

-Meredith & Terry

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Hall of Fame

Meet The Most Talented Hookists! Check out the most chosen, the most liked and the most creative writers at Hookist!

The Chosen


The Leaders


The Phantasmagorical

Jerry Brace

Road Stories

Prominent artists, industry insiders, and the techs who make it all happen share personal stories from the road & advice on navigating an industry in flux.


Sing Like You Speak

Famed singing teacher, Sally Morgan, is back at Hookist to…

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Terry Derkach

Terry Derkach is a 20+ year recording industry veteran and…

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Sing Like You Speak

Sally Morgan literally wrote the book on contemporary vocal technique…

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