Start with remaking famous songs. This is the most simple and easy for beginners of the genre of poetry: you have to be ready melody, phrasing and mood of song. Very convenient to alter composition under certain events – performance of the KVN team, congratulations to the labor team with the eighth of March, or a lighthearted song in honor of the jubilee. After changing one or two of the texts you will feel much more confident.
Start with rap or chanting. This genre is very accurately defined as "the desire to sing dominates the ability to sing" and it was partly deserved: the songwriting does not require you to complex harmonies and melodies – will only help to improve the ability to rhyme. In addition, because the melody is not so important, the instrumentals in this style is very versatile, and music forums you can find hundreds of design options for private composti.
Learn a musical instrument. Of course, writing complex melodies require you to have at least some accompany myself. Classic and versatile option guitar, which is possible to learn just two months. If you want to stay in the genre of recitative or learn to write complete songs, use software such as Fruity Loops – they will help you to write tunes for any level of quality and complexity.
Listen to lots of music of different genres. All is already invented to us, so it's not wrong to carefully study the area in which you work. If you want to become an author of popular songs, then you need to know a priori the mass creativity of all performers, both in Russia and abroad. In addition, it will be useful to study other genres – you might find something to inspire you.
Don't try to write masterpieces exclusively. Looking at creativity from different artists, you may notice that not every song claims to be the "hit". Therefore, you do not try to put in every song everything you have on your mind. As very precisely said Victor Pelevin: "Sell the most valuable thing you need as late as possible and as expensive as possible, because then the trade will have nothing".
Advice 2: How to write a song to rap
Rap and hip-hop have become so popular that in the youth environment it is almost impossible to find a teenager or young person who is not fond of such music and wanted to create their own songs to rap and creatively implemented. Since rap is a recitative, it is very important semantic component as well as important stylistic features of the texts. If you want to be creative in the hip-hostile, you should learn how to write stylish and original lyrics with an unusual rhyme and deep meaning.
Many beginning poets think that rhyming words is very simple, but in fact to create an unusual rhyme is rather difficult – it requires talent. To your songs was mediocre and banal, avoid rhyming the same root (e.g., came, went), rhyming verbs (to-say) similar nouns (rose-frost, Board response, and so on). All these rhymes are boring and trite.
Strive to create rhymes that aren't obvious at first glance, but really add to the text brightness, and you professionalism. In these rhymes do not have to combine two words – one word may rhyme with the whole word, you can rhyme a noun and adverb, verb and pronoun, and so on. It gives scope for creativity and opens new horizons to your songs.
It is also important not only to make it rhyme, but to place them correctly in the song. The easiest way to place the rhyming words at the end of each line, as is usually done in poetry and song lyrics, but rap will sound much more specific and more emotional, if you put a rhyme in two or three words to rhyme not only at the ends of lines, but their mid.
Also can rhyme two words in a row without making between them breaks. The more original and unusual rhyme – the brighter will be your text. Remember the main thing – the rhyme must be exact. It must not be the same brand all the sounds, but it should give the viewer a sense of rhythmic verbal music.
Use consonant words in the texts, even if they at first glance do not match each other. On the play of words, changes in accents and use phrases similar to each other, unusual to play and create a memorable song.
To learn to feel these rhymes, you can only as a result of training, so don't be afraid to create texts of their own – the more songs you write, the more you will improve your skill. Even if in the beginning you will not be able to create a masterpiece, subsequently, your song will correspond to the highest level at which you are applying.
The resulting show is not for everybody but only people whose opinion sure. Inappropriate praise can badly affect the quality of your future songs.