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Holly Knight

Songwriter/Producer
Knightlife Music
HOLLY KNIGHT is an accomplished songwriter, producer and musician. She’s written hits for some of the biggest artists in rock music, three of which won Grammys for best rock vocal performance. Voted Best Songwriter in Rolling Stone’s11th annual poll, her hits include Simply The Best , Better Be Good To Me / Tina Turner , Love Is A Battlefield, Invincible /Pat Benatar, Ragdoll /Aerosmith ,Change/John Waite, Never/Heart (currently featured in the video game, Guitar Heroes), Love Touch/Rod Stewart, The Warrior/Patty Smyth (featured in Guitar Heroes, the 80’s),Obsession, and many more. Her songs have appeared in numerous blockbuster movies, as well as TV shows such as Nip Tuck, The Singing Bee, American Idol, Oprah Winfrey, The Simpsons, Family Guy, and South Park/ In 2002, Holly produced and wrote the title theme song for the hugely popular cult TV show,Angel, as well as the title song for the CBS hit sitcom, ‘Still Standing’. Some of the artists that she has written with or for recently are: Interscope artists Zander, and Rev Theory, Hawk Nelson, The Donnas, Porcelain, Otep, Sick Puppies, Meatloaf, Paul Stanley, Katy Perry, Carolina Liar, Leigh Nash, Less Than Jake, Fefe Dobson, Sugababes, and Donna Summer . In addition to writing, Holly is actively pursuing her producing career full time. She recently produced tracks for Otep, Porcelain and Fefe Dobson, as well as writing for, and producing Antonia Bennett’s debut album, which is due for release in 2011. If you would like to learn more, check out her website at www.hollyknight.com

My Speaker Sessions

Thursday, March 17
 

2:00pm CDT