The Winning Formula
Posted: 16 July 2019
Hit singles that strayed from songwriting tradition to inspire you to supercharge your own songs.
Read time: 3 mins
Writing a song isn’t hard. Writing a good song, however, is an art. We all recognise the standard structure of a song—verse, chorus, verse, chorus, bridge, chorus. And there’s nothing wrong with that. It’s safe and dependable and if you’re lucky it’ll even become a hit. But sometimes it’s the songs that break the mould that we remember. Here are just a few that stand out from the crowd and can influence your next tracks.