What do you know about a singer-songwriter? Can you define what exactly it means when you are asked? By the description we can grasp a meaning to it in our own understanding. As it was defined singer-songwriters are artists or musicians that compose, write and perform their own musical pieces that includes melodies and lyrics. They often use piano or guitar when they perform their own composition. Some singers have difficulty writing their own songs that they have to hire someone to do it for them.
They play many roles to deliver a single performance as the vocalist, lyricist, composer and instrumentalist. Many have managed to maintain this status and have gained even popularity that many artists like the new ones are encouraged to learn musical instruments aside from singing. Singer-songwriter put more emphasis on the song itself that they will perform and not how they should perform.Artists included in this category are Bob Dylan that was born as Robert Allen Zimmerman and a musician, artist and a poet.
Also Tom Waits who was also born as Thomas Alan Waits in California is a singer, composer, actor and songwriter. Female belonging to the list is Regina Spektor who was born in Russian is a singer-songwriter and a pianist. Well known John Winston Ono Lennon was an English singer, songwriter, musician, and also a peace activist. The Grammy winner Jason Mraz is a singer-songwriter like Adele Laurie Blue Adkins. She is a singer-songwriter who was given a Grammy Award. You can look here that there are more of this list that we cannot put them all.