Pre-hook (music)

Type: noun

Pronunciation: /pre-hook/

Related: Hook

What does Pre-hook mean?

A section before a “hook” intended to “hook” the listener. Sometimes also known as a bridge.

Pre-hook Synonyms: Bridge

Example sentence: “The pre-hook was mad catchy.”

Example(s) of a Pre-hook:


“I got my mind made up, come on; get in, get into it
Let it ride, tonight’s the night, yeah” (X2) – Dr. Dre, Zoom.


“They say life is a bitch
But Gucci paying cash for it
Momma stressing hard
Cause she can’t pay the landlord
I can never snitch
My family they don’t stand for it
And I wasn’t born rich
But being broke I just can’t stand for” – Gucci Mane, Stand 4 It.

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