Does Pink Write Her Own Music?

Pink is a well-known pop singer and songwriter. She has released many hit songs over the course of her career. While Pink is known for her powerful lyrics and catchy melodies, some people wonder if she writes her own music.

Just like other artists, Pink has a team of people who help her write and produce her songs. While she doesn’t write all of her music herself, she does have a hand in crafting the lyrics and melodies for her songs. As a result, Pink’s music is uniquely hers and reflects her own personal style.

She also co-wrote a few songs for other artists, and she has a songwriting credit on them. There’s no doubt that she’s a talented songwriter, and she has proven time and again that she’s capable of creating hits!

What Songs Did Pink Write?

Like mentioned above, she involves herself in writing or co-writing almost all of her songs. Here are some of Pink’s most popular songs that she has written or co-written.

“Blow Me (One Last Kiss)” – The Truth About Love (2012)

This song is one of Pink’s most iconic hits. It was co-written by Pink with Greg Kurstin. The song is about a toxic relationship, and it’s one of the most personal songs that Pink has ever written.

“Effin’ Perfect” – Greatest Hits… So Far!!! (2010)

You may or may not have sang this song at the top of your lungs when it first came out. It’s an anthem for anyone who’s ever felt like they weren’t good enough.

The song was co-written by Pink with Max Martin and Shellback. She did an amazing job of channeling her own insecurities into this song.

“So What” – Funhouse (2008)

This song is an empowering break-up anthem. It’s about Pink finally getting over a past relationship. The song was co-written by Pink with Max Martin and Shellback.

It’s another anthem for anyone who’s ever having a tough time dealing with their insecurities, and Pink definitely knows how to write an empowering song!

As you can see, she has a hand in crafting the lyrics for her songs. Even without a team, she knew she could still come up with amazing songs! She’s a talented songwriter, and there’s no doubt about that.

Songs Pink Co-Wrote For Other Artists

Not only did she write her own songs, but for other artists as well. Here are just some of the songs she’s co-written for other people.

“I Walk Alone” by Cher 

Pink played a big role in Cher’s comeback. The song, which is about feeling independent, was co-written by Pink, Billy Mann, Niklas Olovson, and Robin Lynch. It was released as a single in February 2006 and peaked at number four on the Billboard Hot 100.

“Whataya Want from Me” by Adam Lambert

This song by the former American Idol contestant was co-written by Pink, along with Max Martin and Shellback. She actually wrote it for her Funhouse album but it did not make the cut. Lambert’s version was released as a single in 2009 and it received a nomination for a Grammy award.

“Broken & Beautiful” by Kelly Clarkson

This song from the 2019 animated film, UglyDolls, was co-written by Pink, Marshmello, Steve Mac, and Johnny McDaid. It’s a ballad about feeling insecure and not being perfect. Pink is known for  her empowering lyrics and this song is no exception.

These are just a few examples of the songs that Pink has co-written for other artists. She is clearly a very talented songwriter and her contributions to the music industry are undeniable.

Final Thoughts

As one of the most successful and well-known pop stars in the world, it’s no surprise that people are curious about Pink’s songwriting process. While she has co-written many of her biggest hits, she also works with a team of professional songwriters and producers to create her music.

In the end, it doesn’t really matter who writes Pink’s songs, as long as they’re catchy and make us want to sing along!

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