They wrote hits for other artists.

They composed and performed their own material.

They sold millions of records.

And no one knew them.

Songwriters who write catchy pop, rock and country hits are usually unidentified when a famous performer sings their words.

And Steven McClintock is set on shifting the spotlight.

McClintock, a singer, songwriter and producer who has written hits forĀ Andy Williams, Pat Boone and Tiffany, founded “The Songwriter Series,” a monthly program that will showcase local professional and amateur lyricists performing a variety of genres. Before strumming the guitar, each musician will also tell the story and inspiration behind the composition.

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