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Mark Cawley is a hit songwriter, best selling author, in demand speaker, songwriting coach, and popular blogger. As a songwriter his songs have been on more than 16 million records to date.

As a speaker Mark has given presentations across the US, UK, and Europe and has spoken with thousands of songwriters about their paths through Sweetwater, The UK Songwriting Academy, Steelworks Studios Workshop, West Coast Songwriters workshops, ASCAP, BMI, and more.

As a songwriting coach at iDoCoach.com, Mark works one-on-one with songwriters worldwide. Client success stories include earning publishing and recording contracts, winning major songwriting competitions, and releasing indie records.

His blog about songwriting and the music business was recently voted the #4 most popular songwriting blog in the world.


Hit Songwriter

During his decades in the music business Mark has procured a long list of cuts with legendary artists ranging from Tina Turner, Joe Cocker, Chaka Khan, and Diana Ross to Wynonna Judd, Kathy Mattea, Paul Carrack, Billie Piper, Pop Idol winners, and The Spice Girls just to name a few.


Bestselling Author

In April 2019 Mark’s first book, Song Journey: A Hit Songwriter’s Guide Through the Process, the Perils, and the Payoff of Writing Songs for a Living, entered the Amazon charts at #1 in six separate categories.

In May, Inc. Magazine named it one of its top 8 books written by entrepreneurs to help you find motivation.


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