Cadence (music)

Type: noun

Pronunciation: /kay-dense/

What does Cadence mean?

1. Rhythmic flow of lyrics and sounds.

2. The rise and fall of vocals.

Similar to Cadence: Flow, Delivery, Rhythm

Example sentence: “He’s my favorite rapper because of his Cadence.”

Cadence in songs:

“My titties bounce on the cadence of his tinklin’ keys” – Kendrick Lamar, Sing About Me, I’m Dying of Thirst.

“They bitin’, they bitin’, the cadence” – Travis Scott, CAROUSEL.

“Yeah, my language advanced, my cadence amazing” – Nas, Adam and Eve.

“Was watchin’ you when you was pavin’ the ground, I copied your cadence, I mirrored your style” – J. Cole, MIDDLE CHILD.

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