Franklin, TN (October 13, 2020)
Centricity Publishing, the publishing arm of Centricity Music, an independent Christian music company based in Franklin, TN, has announced the re-signing of award-winning songwriter Paul Duncan to a long-term publishing agreement. First signed to Centricity Publishing in 2016, Duncan has gone on to write songs that have been recorded by artists spanning multiple genres ranging from country to Christian and indie pop, as well as songs that have been featured in network television shows, national ad campaigns and more.
Based in Redondo Beach, CA, Duncan’s songs have reached tens of millions of music fans globally. Some of his most recent successes include being a writer on a remarkable eight Lauren Daigle songs featured both on her current and debut RIAA certified Platinum albums. Along with her “Still Rolling Stones” and “Light of the World” radio singles, Duncan is a writer on five Jordan Feliz hit radio singles: “Witness” (No. 1), “Beloved,” “Changed,” “Faith” and “Glorify,” as well as the soon to be released “Jesus Is Coming Back.” He is also a writer on current radio singles “Face To Face” by Natalie Grant, “New Today” by Micah Tyler and “Only U” by Aaron Cole.
“The team at Centricity has felt like a true family to me over the time we’ve worked together, and I couldn’t be happier about entering a new season with these friends,” says Duncan. “I’m so grateful for their belief in me and for the music we’ve made together so far. Can’t wait to see what’s next.”
“Paul is one of the most talented writers I’ve ever worked with,” says Chad Segura, Centricity Music, Vice President of Publishing. “Artists love working with him. And his ability to turn a phrase, is truly a rare gift. For all that he’s accomplished so far, I know we’ve only scratched the surface of what he’s capable of…and I’m so glad we get to continue this journey together!”
In addition to his 15 radio singles and multiple ASCAP Awards, Duncan’s songs have been featured on the Ellen DeGeneres Show, Stitchers, Crime Watch Daily, Extra, Boston Legal, The Hills, Jersey Shore and The Real World. He’s also composed original tracks for T-Mobile, Samsung, Wendy’s, the Criterion Collection, Applegate Farms, Royal Caribbean and many others.
Respected as a captivating lyricist, Duncan is further a multi-instrumentalist that has served as guitarist/keyboardist for artists such as 98 Degrees, Nick Lachey, Mindy McCready, Mercy Street (RCA) and Sense Field (Nettwerk).