John Chisum

John Chisum is a veteran songwriter, publisher, and worship leader. He was VP of Publishing for Star Song Media and Director of Song Development & Copyright for Integrity Music. He is currently Managing Partner for Nashville Christian Songwriters. He has been married to Donna for 39 years and they have one daughter, Aly.


Sticky Songwriting

Sticky Songwriting

Ever wonder what it is that makes people love certain songs? Why do some songs seem to stick with you long after you’ve heard them, even years later? Are there certain things about them you can learn and use to make your songs sticky? Absolutely. In fact, hit songwriters have known for years that there… View Article
God Gave Me A Song… Now What?

God Gave Me A Song… Now What?

God has given you a song. Maybe you sat down with your guitar one day and it started flowing out effortlessly. Or, you were driving in your car when suddenly this incredible melody came to you that felt so powerful you thought the whole world should hear it. Or maybe you’ve been writing poetry since… View Article