Kate Northrop is an American songwriter based in Europe who works primarily as a lyricist with many talented artists, composers and producers. Her credits include songs with major publishers (Universal Germany, EMI South Africa, Warner Finland, Melodie der Welt), lyrics for a song in the soundtrack of an award-winning German short film, and many more.
She has written lyrics for hundreds of songs, including a co-write with German Echo Award-winning producer Hardy Krech, and regular co-writing with German producer Goar Biesenkamp (known for producing Lou Bega’s worldwide number one hit “Mambo no. 5”) and his team at Unicade Music.
Kate was born in Connecticut (USA) and studied music and English literature in both the US and the UK. She toured for several years in Europe and the USA. She has lived in Switzerland since 1994.