- Pop Ballads
- They tell stories with a twist at the end- it keeps people listening
- Verse-Chorus Structure
- Each verse has the same rhythm and tune, but different lyrics
- Chorus has a different tune to the verses. It is catchy, and the lyrics don't change
- Both 8 or 16 bars long
- Usually finishes with a coda or outro
- A middle 8, or bridge, is used to stop a song getting repetitive.
- It is an 8 bar section in the middle of the song with new chords and lyrics.