How to Learn Singing “Rise” from Katy Perry

How to Learn Singing “Rise” by Katy Perry

“Rise” by Katy Perry is a song that demonstrates the use of vocal techniques like twang and belting. With a powerful vocal performance, Katy Perry manages to inspire listeners with the song’s uplifting message.

Analyzing the Song and Your Voice

Before diving into the song, take our vocal range test to determine if “Rise” fits within your vocal capabilities. Also, examine your overall voice qualities, and understand your voice type.

Mastering the Push-and-Pull of Twang and Belting

“Rise” is a dynamic song that varies in intensity. Katy Perry employs the element of twang in the verses and transitions to more powerful belting for the chorus. To practice these techniques, try our exercises on twang and belting.

Maintaining Pitch Accuracy

Once you understand these concepts, assess your pitch accuracy and use our Vocal Pitch Monitor to visually track your sung notes. This allows you to monitor your success in matching the precise tones of the song.

Mastering Song Structure

Decompose the song into smaller pieces, focusing on the verses, pre-chorus, chorus, and any bridge or outro sections. Drill each section separately before piecing things back together (Learn more).

Practice Regularly and Monitor Progress

Use our fun and interactive Pitch Training – Educational Singing Game to practice regularly. Remember to monitor your progress for constant improvement.

Songs with Similar Vocal Techniques

“I Will Always Love You” by Whitney Houston and “Rolling In The Deep” by Adele are some songs that also prominently feature the belting technique. Singing these songs can further hone your abilities. You can find these and more using our song search tool.

Happy singing!