It’s the final day of the 7 day song on Dance Pop!
The last installment brings insight into the final steps – mixing and mastering – as well as showing the finished song in all it’s Max Martin-y, Dr Luke-y glory!
It’s time to take all the parts we’ve put together over the 7 day Dance Pop song tutorial and arrange them into a conventional format for the charts!
Day 6 explores just that, with arrangements, music theory and FX all looked at.
Have you ever wondered how to get that T-Pain vocal effect?
Day 5 of the 7 day song on Dance Pop explored vocal processing techniques commonly used in the genre, including harmonies, hooks, stuttering, general processing and layering techniques.
Day 4 of the 7 day song takes us past the half way point of this Dance Pop Tutorial and brings with it the last of the synth patches being put together.
We look at a Gated Pad like Red One, a pitch bend lead found in a few Dance Pop hits and a sweet bass pad which is always good for added tension!
Do you love those hands-in-the-air choruses in big Dance Pop chart smash hits? You’re not alone – the lead synths that cause those moments are now laid bare for you to recreate at your leisure!
Ke$ha is just one of the many artists that uses them (Well, her producers) so get over to day 3 of the 7 day song Dance Pop tutorial here