10 Worst Subjects For A Pop Song

“It’s all very well coming up with a nice tune,” says “Crap Lyrics” author Johnny Sharp, “but as a songwriter you’re also faced with the thorny proposition of what to actually write about. You can take the Oasis route of just stringing together some vaguely euphoric platitudes and buzzwords about shining and being high in the sky wanting to cry and not knowing why, or you can attempt to make a connection with the listener by tackling more specific subject matter. But if you do choose the latter path, you’re probably best off avoiding these well worn topics.”

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