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Nothing Else Matters: but please don’t SHOUT!

It’s very tempting, when you reach the rockier choruses of songs like Metallica‘s Nothing Else Matters, to forget your good intentions, as far as enunciation and clarity are concerned. Some people give in to temptation and start SHOUTING incomprehensibly. Please don’t. Shouting isn’t singing. Your audience deserves more from you.

Every word is important to the song and to the songwriter. Listen to James Hetfield from Metallica. He wrote the song. He never loses control of his words, no matter how powerfully he uses his voice:

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