Soon I will start posting some of the tips and insights about writings songs for the commercial market that I have learned along the way. Including what I learned while mentoring under Legendary Songwriter Jack Keller! Most of what I'll be covering can be seen in the "How to Write a Song" section of Songwriter Nation! It all starts with the "Hook"!
Now this is "Commercially" speaking...but....if you don't have a Hook, you don't have a Song!!
The "Hook" is that memorable part of the song that the listener knows and can repeat after one hearing....it is almost always the title but in some cases not...regardless,"memorable" is the key word!
So that is your starting point for writing a "HIT SONG"!!
Despite the ridiculous thread title ....i have often wondered myself, if only i knew i'd be rich!Having tried for years and only managed to complete one song so far... thanks to the 'Nation for being…Continue