You must have a Radio Ready Demo of your song. A professional looking CD of 1 to 3 Songs and lyric sheets. Have a notice of copyright and all your contact infomation on the CD, Lyric sheets and cover letter.
Call or write a music publisher requested permission to submit. Keep in mind that many publishers only accept submissions from entertainment attorneys, managers, and music industry players who they know.
It's important to develope the "Likability Factor" and build a good relationship with the publisher.
what songs get recorded is determind by A&R, the artist’s manager, record producers among others involved in the project. Your song must be what they are currently looking for and the artist’s audience would love !
Make sure your song has strong hooks, both vocal and instrumental, is very commercial, has a great chorus, and is very catchy.
note. we give a lot more info on this topic via our teleseminars.