Weekly Challenges so far

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I had a request for the archive of weekly challenges so far, so here they are. I will add to these each week.

Week 1. Introduction. Write a song introducing yourself (as yourself, or as a character). Instrumental challenge: Compose a piece that defines your style.
Examples: “We” (The Roches), “Bo Diddley” (Bo Diddley), “Hey Hey We’re the Monkees” (The Monkees), “Black Sabbath” (Black Sabbath), “Ziggy Stardust” (David Bowie).

Week 2. Furniture. Use some furniture in the title or lyrics. Examples: “Rockin’ Chair” (Gwen McRae), “Crowded Table” (Highwomen), “Chandelier” (Sia), “Frank’s Wild Years” (Tom Waits).

Week 3. The Letter Z. Examples: “Zombie” (Cranberries), “Zombie” (Fela Kuti), “Zimmerman Blues” (Ralph McTell), “Who’s Zoomin’ Who” (Aretha Franklin).

Week 4. Fire. Depict fire in words or music. Examples: “The Firebird” (Rimsky-Korsakov), “Burn One Down” (Ben Harper), “Sunny Came Home” (Shawn Colvin), “Disco Inferno” (The Trammps).

Week 5. Oblique Strategies.

Week 6. Flowers. Examples: “Forget Me Nots” (Patrice Rushen), “Sugar Magnolia” (Grateful Dead), “Build Me Up Buttercup” (The Foundations), “Flower” (Liz Phair).

Week 7. Style Swap. Write in the style of another artist. Bonus points if it’s a 5090 participant.

Week 8. Communication.

Week 9. Fruit.

Week 10. Place Name.

Week 11. Game

Thanks very much, @nancyrost!

Thank you and for those who requested it, I was going to as well, us late starters needed it!!

thanks! just posted a song and realized it fits week 7.... http://fiftyninety.fawmers.org/song/44123

List updated.

I just looked through this list and realized I'd done 4 of these! I just did a fruit song.
Thanks, @nancyrost, for doing these!


Thank you Nancy for brilliant challenges! Very inspiring!

Updated again.