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middle eight

n
(Pop Music) the third contrasting eight-bar section of a 32-bar pop song
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The song was called Tomorrow Starts Again and it had proper structure and even a middle eight.
As pop tracks ready for the American Top 40 charts go, "Boy With Luv" subscribes to the modern day requirements of what a pop track should be: Hues of electro pop, a bangin' dance beat, a topline hook chorus provided by a burgeoning pop star in Halsey, and the inevitable rap break middle eight.
One Saturday night we had a tab and beer break, after a particularly testing time getting out heads around the tricky middle eight section of Armed and Ready by the Michael Shenker Group.
There's a middle eight where I am really screaming about a mad experience we had in Topanga in the middle of the night.
He gives some very helpful thoughts on structuring a talk - the opening bars, verse and chorus, the bridge or middle eight and finishing with a climax rather than just fading away.
"Michael's speech touched on so many issues we'd also addressed in our song that we instantly knew it was the right thing to accompany the middle eight of the song.
Top eight teams play for title and European places; middle eight contest promotion and relegation in and out of top flight; bottom eight decide who drops out.
He received a heroes welcome as he strode to the middle eight overs after lunch, played at two deliveries and returned to the shed after chopping a fuller ball from Suranga Lakmal onto the stumps.
He wrote down the middle eight on the back of a packet of Star cigarettes.
For a start he has also managed to incorporate the famous 'Coventry Carol' which can be heard at the beginning and at the middle eight section within the tune.
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