What Does It Take For A Song To Become A Signature Song?
What does it take for a song to become a singer’s signature song?
The song has to have a memorable lyric and a memorable melody. Those are givens. But that’s not all it takes, because you could name any number of songs that became signature songs for one singer that were first recorded by another singer.
For a song to become a signature song for a singer, it is absolutely essential that it’s a song that moves the singer in such a way that a singer doesn’t get tired of singing it—even with singing it every time the singer steps on stage.
What other factors are crucial to a song becoming a signature song?