Shari Verona, the writer/producer behind Verona Music, joined ASCAP at the age of 18, with three songs signed to Lovey Music and record label Philadelphia International offering her a production contract at age 20. Now with BMI, this dynamo has co-written with a Who’s Who of old school and new, working with over 500 artists. Partners have included a Grammy member of 2Live Crew. Verona Music's credits include Yves St. Laurent, King Jeep Renault jingles, a theme song for a reality pilot, Mr. Honesty, Songs for Sony Music, plus placements in films Cabin In Time and Lost Everything.
Verona Music has songs on Sony and Curb Records, and has had songs recorded by the legendary Delfonics and Rapper Lil E, who was distributed by Warner Brothers. Verona Music obtained worldwide distribution deals for clients with both large and small promotional budgets. Much of Verona Music's catalog has been licensed for TV shows, films, artists and commercials.
Pop r&b slow jam. Vocal exhibits everyday average guy desperate to pursue women he wants. Sexual innuendo. Romantic hot steamy, street real-. Would make good recut Cool n Dre, contemporary artists, Male Vocals, RnB, Quiet Storm
Contemporary r&b. You may do a take, then hearing the spiritual lyrics. Can additionally be a huge song, re-cut by a terrific talent as Cee Cee Winans, Kim Burrell, Tramaine Hawkins. Inspiring, uplifting, for those who believe hardship is permanent. Trust in god who knows otherwise. Female Vocals, Spiritual, Contemporary Gospel
Old school Philly or Tower of Power feel with a vocal reminiscent of Luther Vandross. Man wants his woman to feel at home for this night of complete romance. He wants to give her all he's got as he welcomes her to his house of love. Male Vocals, RnB, 1980's Vintage RnB
Male rap with female singers. Funky party jam about dirty dancing, bump and grinding, shaking that ass.... Good for gentlemen's club or party scene with wild ladies. Performed by S. Baker. Rap by "E". Male Rap & Vocals, Hip Hop, Underground Rap
Pop rock ala Melissa Etheridge. About paybacks or destiny.
Poor girl is stood up, waiting for you. Crying, she heads out, makes the best of it, and meets guy of her dreams. Female Vocals, Pop, Lilith FairCaution: Mature Lyrics
Mid tempo urban ballad.
Good guy tells crying gal just out of bad relationship to wipe her tears, let him take over where the other left off, only now let him be the one to treat her better. Male Vocals, RnB, Contemporary RnB
Wishful thinking, wanting someone hot.
Flirtatious guy in a club knows you're too hot to be single.
It takes one to know one, as this fool hitting on you confesses he's also taken. Male Vocals, RnB, Contemporary RnB
Exciting Pop rock, fast moving with heartfelt lyric. When the other doesn't care to know us on the inside.
Gal had great lover, pained that all she was to him was superficial affair. The best part he never got to know. "My Heart and Soul".
Could be hit for pop/rock female artist. Female Vocals, Pop, Lilith Fair
Soft rock. Staying power for partners despite odds. Can be interpreted as for a male (as in male bonding buddies) or for female counterpart. A partnership, soul-to-soul between two. Perfect for buddy movie or duet comedy. Male Vocals, Rock, Modern Rock
Rob Thomas/ Carlos Santana reminiscent. This guy turns weak; whipped for this hot hypnotic female who has him caught up in her web. She draws him like a magnet with her physical attraction. Male Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Upbeat pop rock blues played live. Having reservations when things fit and belong. Your positive other hears it in your voice, sees in your eyes, you're unsure. Since they are an optimist, they won't go there, hoping you'll feel as secure about things as they do. Cute for comedy. Male Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Sweet 1980's duet ballad. These two have been through everything and still believe their dream has come true for finding this lasting love. Reminiscent of Peaches and Herb. Performed by Marcia and T. Blount. Mixed Vocals, RnB, RnB Pop
Dramatic jazz pop ballad for film/tv/ requiring 70's 80's period. Reflective male begs free spirited woman to try again doesn't understand why it's over. Wants one good reason. Big orchestral string arrangement. Sounds a bit like Spandau Ballet. Performed by P. Brenner, Male Vocals, Dramatic, Romantic Music
Female Power pop rock; Macy Gray or Tina Turner feel. Woman laments giving herself, her devotion and love to one man and now having one thing to show for it. Lost time. Sweet then aggressive vocal. Performed by R. Kat. Female Vocals, Pop, Power Pop
Heartfelt, soft rock ballad.
When another makes a significant difference in your life and you hope they will remember you half as much as you will them.
Good for scenes about role models, mentors, significant loves, strangers who left an impact. Can also be interpreted as a May December roma, Male Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Upbeat rock blues with positive message. Teaches self worth/esteem, not to buy into philosophies, propaganda from those that like to drag us down. Get those bad thoughts and bullies out of your head. Don't believe or be influenced by negative opponents. Stay upbeat as we are what we believe. Fun son, Male Vocals, Rock, Boogie Rock
Rock pop driving beat. Exciting moment about to happen.
Anxious gal wants to get heated with this guy she's been waiting for. Anticipating it may happen any moment, she can't even wait for right now. Female Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Urban mid tempo with emotional vocal. Feeling estranged. When the one you gave all to no longer has time for you, rushes you off phone. Sounds like something Mary J Blige would record. Female Vocals, RnB, Contemporary RnB
Exciting uptempo pop r&b number. Romantic guy describes his plans for you and him tonight; dimming lights, music, cooking dinner which heats up, as the bubble bath, champagne and massage are on. Later its candles and, devotion and... horizontal motion with this sexy man. Performed by G. Hall. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, Hip Hop
Guy doesn't like the way girl was treated by her boyfriend. So next time she goes to call her boyfriend, this new guy wants her to dial him instead. His love will rescue her. Male Vocals, RnB, RnB Ballads
Indie rock, encompasses arrays of emotions. Tribute to someone we lost.
Though mostly celebrating their memory or great times we shared with them, imprinted in our mind's like an indelible photograph. Male Vocals, Rock, Modern Rock
Sweet ballad, reminiscent of contemporary Walt Disney.
Wishes come true, as young girl feels an array of emotions when you're around her. Everything's new and possible. You're special. Female Vocals, Dramatic, Tender music
Alternative indie rock about how one person can make a change. Do your little part. Strive. Achieve, do good. Positive message about helping others; being the best you can be. Melissa Etheridge type vocal. Performed by M. Montessi, Female Vocals, Indie Rock, Alt Rock
Hip hop plus humor, Imagination piece, can be hilarious in a comedy whereby someone is in trouble; confronted, wanting out, trapped, cornered, lost. Or busted, jail, bad first date, being somewhere they do not want to be. Comedy radio show too. Performed by J. Milord. Male Vocals, Hip Hop, Alternative Rap
R&b spoof on mischievous home improvement men or salesmen. For humorous situation like GlenGary Glen Ross, reality show or comedy. Used as pilot for hysterical reality show. Male Vocals, Comedy, Comedy Music
Mid tempo contemporary urban pop. Guy in club wants to dance with you. He doesn't care if you groove conservative like Miss Proper or let loose like Ms. Wild naughty. He simply wants to dance because you turn him on. Performed by G. Hall. Male Vocals, RnB, Contemporary RnB
Melodic rock. Brotherly love tribute about comrades; especially who persevere in a music band together.
For fraternity or male bonding scenes, in this case this guy pays homage to his rock group members. Plays on words "rock me."
Cute for music film, die hards obsessed to make it in music biz. Male Vocals, Rock, Melodic Rock
Jazz r&b midtempo groove. Unconditional love, as woman allows her selfish guy to leave, loving him whether he returns or not. Love has no distance or boundaries. Has TLC/En Vogue softer side feel. Female Vocals, RnB, Blue-Eyed Soul
Rock anthem. You may not like where you are - you gotta love it. About being stuck with others, having no options, competing. The reward is experiencing trying, in the moment. Despite obstacles, optimistic home is where the heart is message. To walk away treasuring the experience of team playing. Female Vocals, Rock, Pop Rock
Serious heartfelt ballad. Loyally waiting for your love who has gone off on a mission, whether for work, to war, or to confront unknown situations or danger. Waiting uncertain, for your hero, until they're safely home. Beautiful theme song. Female Vocals, Pop, Easy Listening
Big dramatic dance track. Make the best when the other says it's over. Resentful guy realizes its the end of the relationship. So getting the hint, he decides he'll dance and celebrate on his way out. Performed by A. Eubanks. Male Vocals, Dance, Techno
Upbeat mature. AOR dance groove. Sassy, confident gal assures man she's gonna get to him and will climb the highest mountain if she has to. Watch out. She's coming after your love. Performed by former Epic recording artist S. Carr. Female Vocals, Dance, Dance-Pop
Fun, mid tempo with 2010 Prince or Maxwell vibe. Player type guy waits outside the club ladies room for one gal, meets other hot model types while he waits, ending up in... trouble. Though he recommends hanging out there. Cute number for fun club scene. Performed by G. Hall. Male Vocals, RnB, RnB Pop
Female rock pop. About materialistic pretentious phonies; superficial greedy. This girl doesn't need fancy luxurious cars or money; she just wants your love; the real thing. Performed by B. Burbank, Female Vocals, Pop, Lilith Fair
Big production 1970-80's type ballad. Man realizes you're the one; wants you to join him in life as only you make darkness turn to light. Perfect for epic period piece of the time. Sprinkled with tasteful guitar. Male Vocals, Dramatic, Tender music
Melancholy Country ballad. About when everything goes wrong. Talk about down and out. Not only did this guy's lady leave, she left with the dog, cat and his car keys. Humorous - pathetic. The terrible position he's in is "screwed". Male Vocals, Country, Country Ballads
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