My name is Jan S Johansen, I'm a Norwegian songwriter/lyricist who collaborate with songwriters and artist both in the US and UK. I have songs recorded by British, Danish and American artists. In 2003 and 2004 I was nominated to Poet of the year by the Poet Society in the US and in august 2003 was inducted as International Poet of Merit by the Poet Society.
I started to write songs in 1999 and reached the final 3 years running in the lyric category in the well respected international songwriting competion organised by UniSong in Los Angeles. I also have single song publishing contracts on various songs.
A wide variations of influences from Hank Williams to Janis Joplin.
A few words from Theodore Isaac Rubin:
KINDNESS IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN WISDOM
AND THE RECOGNITION OF THIS
IS THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM