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What makes a song great?
Perhaps you can find the answer by asking what makes a song bad.Ivan Seeking said:What makes a song great?
I think we each have to answer than for ourselves. Your list of "great" songs may differ greatly from mine, and I doubt if we could figure out why you like some songs that I don't care for and vice-versa.Ivan Seeking said:What makes a song great?
What makes great, great?What makes a song great?
A cappella songs can be great, as can stripped-down arrangements with just one or two instruments, letting the vocal dominate. KD Lang's voice in "The rights of the Children" from the CD "Absolute Torch and Twang" gives me goosebumps every time. There's a tiny clip here:Evo said:Some of my favorites songs are a cappella. The voice alone can be an incredible instrument.