How To Write Multi Syllable Rhymes In Rap

How To Write Multi Syllable Rhymes In Rap

How To Write Multi Syllable Rhymes In Rap


When you rhyme the syllables in the bars together it is called a multi-syllable rhyme. Multi-syllable rhymes are often referred to as Multis (sometimes spelled “Multies”) 

Why use multi-syllable rhymes?

You’ll notice your flows and rhyming abilities will massively increase when you start doing multi-syllable rhymes as a habit.

What’s the difference between multi-syllable rhymes and internal rhymes? 

How to write multi-syllable rhymes in rap

If you have already written a line, you can easily complete the next bar as a multi-syllable line by finding rhyme words for each of the parts

So let’s say your first line is: 

Never inherited nothing but anger issues

We can find rhymes for inherited, nothin, but, anger and issues and fill in the next line 

Try to find the end rhyme of the next bar first then find rhymes for other words going backward. 

Never inherited nothing but anger issues

So we want to rhyme with anger issues 

Insanely miss you

Danger hit you 

Fame’ll get you 

Hang and lift you 

Never inherited nothing but anger issues

First, let’s try the one that feels like it’ll make the most sense with the bar

Danger hit you goes with anger issues 

Now we wanna try to find rhymes for inherited and nothin and  but and this is what I came up with 

Never inherited nothing but anger issues

I’ll Nancy Kerragan fuck you up n Danger hitchu

There you go that’s how to write multi-syllable rhymes in rap

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