The third in my songwriting series. Now we have a simple structure we can create a melody over the top.
Published: 2011-07-28 07:02:55
Find some hit songs that fit your style and examine what it is that makes them a ‘hit.’ What is the rhyme scheme (or does it even rhyme)? How are the choruses different from the verses? As you write more songs, you will start to listen to other songs more critically. You will be able to examine every instrument and its role in the song.