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How to Write a Catchy Hook in 5 Simple Steps

By Ami Kim on Oct 01, 2019 in Songwriting - 0 Comments

With most great, world-renowned songs, the “holy grail” is a catchy hook / chorus. This is the part that listeners remember the most and usually get “stuck” in their head for months, if not years to come. This month, we dive and dissect the seeming mysteries of this “holy grail” as applicable to writers in Top 40 genres of music. Here are 5 simple steps you can use to write a catchy hook – and if you can accomplish all 5, you are well on your way to writing and landing your song in the heart of the masses 🙂

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The Making of the Rap Flow

By Zack Fraley on Aug 21, 2019 in Songwriting - 2 Comments

Rap, an acronym for rhythm and poetry, is the symbiotic movement of rhythm, poetry, and sound. These elements working together make a rap song.

Today, I am going to focus on developing cadence, or the “rap flow,” that is the defining characteristic of a rapper’s technical proficiency. This skill determines your influence and authority over the art form itself and the languages being used to construct the lyrics to a rap song.

You are a good writer, so how can you turn your words into a professional sounding rap song?

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Tips for an Effective Music Release Strategy

By Ami Kim on Jul 01, 2019 in Music Promotion - 0 Comments

8 Bulletproof Music Release Strategy Tips

Increase Your Reach and Maximize Engagement

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