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Rule #9: Keep your chorus lyric the same in each chorus

Rule #9: Keep your chorus lyric the same in each chorus: 20 Unofficial Rules of Songwriting
Rule #9: Keep your chorus lyric the same in each chorus: 20 Unofficial Rules of Songwriting

Given that the role of the chorus is to hammer home your song's main message, it's a good idea to keep the lyric exactly the same from chorus to chorus. Industry expert Cliff Goldmacher talks in this songwriting training video about how important it is for a chorus to be easily sung and remembered. Use your verses to further the story and your choruses to summarize your song's main message.

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