1. Careers
Send to a Friend via Email
Heather McDonald

How to Choose Your First Single

By December 26, 2012

Follow me on:

After you've labored over your album, how do you select just the right track to give it the proper introduction to your fans? Generally speaking, choosing your first single shares some characteristics with choosing tracks for your demo. You don't want to pick one of your growers for the first single - you need to catch them immediately with this one. You also need to consider things like which track will radio take to, if you're hoping for some spins. Another good angle is to look to your crowds at your shows - chances are that they're telling you which song it should be. Need more help? Find out what you need to know about choosing your first single.

Related Articles:

No comments yet. Leave a Comment
Leave a Comment

Line and paragraph breaks are automatic. Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title="">, <b>, <i>, <strike>
  1. About.com
  2. Careers
  3. Music Careers

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.