This simple trick you probably can be huge to defy the expectations of your listeners.
It's been used by some top #1 chart pop hits, and we're going to study how Katy Perry was able to pull that off so well with her song Teenage Dream.
This is the principle:
1) Pick a simple key (C Major, D Major, etc).
2) Make a four chord progression.
3) Avoid using the root chord in your progression.
4) Take that as the starting base to a new song!
Watch the video above for more details!
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