What Makes A Great Song Great?

Episode #23

Jason and Daniel talk rhyming the word "African", learning from themselves and theology in song choice. Vice President of Publishing for Centricity Music, Chad Segura joins the show to discuss what makes a song great. Great stuff on this episode. 

Learn Some Of Chad's Favorite Tunes


Tempo: Medium

Song Key: A

Trust In You

Artist: Lauren Daigle

Easy all around

Simple grooves in this song. Let this song breathe!

Easy parts but some extra bits to learn if you want them!

Heavily produced with lots of synths!


Tempo: Medium

Song Key: C

Praise The King

Artist: Corey Voss

Love the moving rhythm riff

Awesome song! Fun and easy grooves!

Fun Lick in Drum Chorus!

Jack of all trades


Tempo: Down

Song Key: E♭

The Heart Of Worship

Artist: Matt Redman

Remind yourself how good this song is. Includes some teaching on pentatonic riffs.


Gentle song with easy groove.

Break out the Wurly!!!

Jason Houtsma serves as Worship Pastor for Mosaic Church in Bellingham, WA, Husband to Alli, Father to Bjorn and Asher, and guitar instructor for WorshipArtistry.com

What Makes A Great Song Great?

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