Hit Songs Deconstructed Trend Brief

This event is exclusively available to Hit Song Deconstructed Premiere and Institutional Subscribers

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018 @ 4:30 PM ET
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 @ 11:30 AM ET
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Live, Online Meeting
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Exclusive to Premiere and Institutional Subscribers
This event is exclusive to Hit Songs Deconstructed Premiere
or Institutional subscribers.

Spot current and evolving trends, make strategic songwriting and production decisions, and stay ahead of the curve in a fast-changing musical landscape.

Watch this video to view excerpts from our last workshops.

At the beginning of each quarter, Hit Songs Deconstructed offers a Trend Brief, a live, online meeting delivering concise, data-driven snapshot of the compositional and industry trends for the songs that land in the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100.

The Trend Brief looks at:

  • Trends for the Top 10 in Q1
  • Trends for songs that entered the Top 10 for the first time in Q1
  • Trends for the Top 10 for the past 4 quarters
  • Trends for #1 Hits for the past 4 quarters
  • Compositional trends by primary genre

Compositional trends include:

  • Primary Genre
  • Sub-Genres and Influences
  • Lead Vocals
  • Lyrical Themes
  • Prominent Instruments
  • Section Lengths
  • Song Length
  • Tempo
  • Key

Industry trends include:

  • Record Labels
  • Performing Artists
  • Producers
  • Songwriters

“I very much enjoyed the presentation; it was incredibly informative and has allowed me to gain a much clearer understanding of trends over in the US which I will transfer to students.”

Who will benefit from attending?

Songwriters looking to craft commercially viable songs and gain an edge in a very competitive musical landscape.
Producers who need to be on the cutting edge of today’s mainstream music scene in order to help shape their clients' songs into hits.
Composers seeking to make targeted pitches to music libraries and production houses that are looking for current-sounding music and/or sound-alikes for film/tv.
A&R and Music Industry Professionals who require the latest compositional and industry trend data to make informed, strategic decisions and stay ahead of the curve. 
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Music Libraries & Production Houses that need to be on top of current trends to help with strategic placement decisions and further their ability to guide composers.