Maddy Rodriguez

Songwriter/Topliner/Vocalist

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Songwriter, top-liner, vocalist with 10+ years of studio experience; I've won several awards such as the Grand Prize in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest, The Lennon Award, International Acoustic Music Awards and The UK Songwriting Contest; My songs have been featured on major television shows such as ABC's Army Wives and Switched at Birth.

I primarily write and sing Pop music, as well as contemporary Country, but I'm versatile and I can cater to your needs. I sing in English as well as Spanish.

I have access to a studio and an excellent producer, so I'm able to record with a quick turnaround.

SERVICES:

1. a) lyrics for melody you have written = $200 usd
b) melody for lyrics you have written = $200 usd

2. a) record vocals or featured vocals for song you have written = $200 usd
b) record vocals or featured vocals + simple production for song you have written = $300 usd
c) record vocals or featured vocals + full production for song you have written = $1000 usd

3. a) top-line (i.e. writing the melody & lyrics over top of your track)= $300 usd
b) top-line (i.e. writing the melody & lyrics over top of your track) + record vocals = $475 usd

4. a) original song + voice memo = $250 usd
b) original song + record vocals + simple production = $500 usd
c) original song + record vocals + full production = $1200 usd

Thanks for checking out my page! I can't wait to collaborate!!

Tell me about your project and how I can help, through the 'Contact' button above.

4 Reviews - 1 Repeat Client

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  1. Review by Marco P.
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    Maddy voice is wonderful. She delivered fast and perfect vocals. Also the recording technique is very good. Thanks!

  2. Review by Jeff P.
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    Great job on Spanish vocals, but English is her first language so communicating was easy! Very talented in multiple languages.
    Great voice. Fast work.

  3. Review by Kris Bradley Productions
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    Maddy is an extremely talented singer/songwriter and a total pro on top of it! It's been a pleasure to work with her and I know I'll be hiring her for more work!

  4. Review by Johnny Simmen
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    I’ve worked with Maddy in the studio for almost 10 years now. She’s a natural and has a beautiful voice! She’s proficient and professional while tracking vocals and can sing melody, harmony and in Spanish. Her songwriting and top-lining skills are 10 out of 10. She can write songs that are fun and catchy, but she also knows how to turn a small idea in to a powerful song that can make you cry.. I would highly suggest working with Maddy!

Interview with Maddy Rodriguez

  1. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  2. A: It depends on what the project is. If they're wanting me to sing a vocal, or write a top-line, I may ask for references (i.e. songs that have a similar vibe to what they're going for). I also usually ask what their deadline is.

  3. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  4. A: Be detailed about what you're looking for. The more direction you give me, the more I'll be able to help you achieve your vision.

  5. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  6. A: My guitar, my phone, my notebook (don't know if that qualifies as gear? lol), my laptop, and a microphone. Pretty simple!

  7. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  8. A: I started singing and working with a vocal coach when I was about 10 years old, but I started playing the guitar and songwriting when I was 13. I wanted to become a Country/Pop artist. I performed at several festivals like Canadian Music Week, had some of my songs on radio, was on a national TV show in Canada, and by the time I was 17 I released my first full length album as well as several singles. But a few years later I started traveling to Nashville frequently and realized that my true passion was songwriting, and that I wanted to just focus on that. That's when I began co-writing a lot, and meeting with several music publishers. I finally moved to Nashville in 2017 to pursue songwriting full-time.

  9. Q: How would you describe your style?

  10. A: Musically, I tend to lean towards Pop/R&B, but when it comes to lyrics, I'm all about story-telling and painting a picture (which is more typical in the Country and Singer/Songwriter genres).

  11. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  12. A: I would love to work with Charlie Puth because I think he's a music genius, and I love the melody choices he makes. I think we would get along Lol!

  13. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  14. A: Pop and Country/Pop music.

  15. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  16. A: My strongest skill is coming up with unique melodies.

  17. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  18. A: I bring creativity, passion, interesting melodies, and my soft/sweet sounding voice. I'm all about interesting hooks that say things in a new way.

  19. Q: What's your typical work process?

  20. A: No matter what kind of job it is, I like to ask a lot of questions at the start of the project and get a good idea of what my client is looking for. In terms of writing a lyric or a top-line (melody & lyric), I spend a good amount of time brainstorming ideas, and then I start to add structure to it. When I have a first draft that I'm happy with, I'll send it to my client for approval / notes. If there are any notes, I try to stick to them very closely when I'm editing the song.... When it comes to recording vocals for a client, I usually take 1-3 hours to learn the song (depending on how long / difficult it is), and get really comfortable with it. Then I record anywhere from 2-6 takes (sometimes in sections) and I have an experienced producer/engineer comp and tune the vocal.

  21. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  22. A: Some of my biggest influences include Sia, Julia Michaels, Max Martin, Charlie Puth, Kehlani, Alison Krauss and Dolly Parton.

  23. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  24. A: The most common type of work I do for my clients is top-lining, writing lyrics, and recording vocals.

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Terms Of Service

My turnaround is typically 3-7 days. If you have a deadline, don't hesitate to reach out about expedited pricing. 1 Free Revision, thereafter $75/Revision.

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