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How to write good songs: a music tip from Kanye West


Kanye West in known all over the world for his influence on the music industry after making a name for himself as one of the greatest musicians and hip-hop artists around. One of the first tips that we ever put out here at FYU-CHUR Recording Studio is to study the greats to become great. This is the ultimate tip!! So, how did Kanye West become who he is today? Watch this clip below where he explains some of his song writing process!

Kanye talks about how he learned to make his rap music purposeful and from the heart rather than just rapping about what was mainstream at the time. He also used reverse psychology within his raps to impact peoples actions!

To really become a good singer and songwriter, find a way to stand out! There needs to be variation in

your lyrics and music. Find a way to branch out of your regular themes and ideas and put a twist on it.

Kanye West had his process so intricately thought out, and that is what made him stand out in the industry.


Put more work into the thought process and framework behind your writing process, break out of the thematic norm, branch out, and write what comes from the heart, not just from the themes of mainstream music. How can you write your music in a way that will make people think twice?


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