Correcting lyrics

from Rap Genius Editors (Ft. Michael Heal & ­streetlights) – Editors Guide on Rap Genius


It’s not only your job to edit annotations but also to correct lyrics too.

Generally they’re found at the suggestions page at the bottom of the song or in a suggestion on a specific annotation.

When coming across suggestions or annotations to correct a lyric, the best way to handle it is to do the following;

The example below details an occurrence which happens far too often, even though it’s not supposed to work like this, it can anyway. If someone does “explain” the ? or incorrect lyric. Do the following;

To help improve the meaning of these lyrics, visit “Editors Guide” by Rap Genius Editors (Ft. Michael Heal & ­streetlights) and leave a comment on the lyrics box