It is called ‘ghost writing.’
And it is not bad for an artiste to be written for. Most singers have made hit songs from tracks that other people have penned down.
Well, here are some of the well-known hit songs written by other people.
This song was written by fellow gospel singer Peterson Githinji well known as Pitson and evidently, Daddy Owen did justice to the track.
Mwema- Mercy Masika
This song written by gospel singer Mr.Vee hit the music charts by storm and has managed to scoop awards. From the writer to the singer, it goes to show Kenyan music is evolving.
Afadhali Yesu- Size 8
Size 8 is one singer who is not afraid to accept being written for songs. And that’s how it should be. The song released in August 2015 was written by Pitson.