This school project requires turning a song into a Shakespearean sonnet, so I chose one of my favorites

Basically, this band will not change to a mainstream form of music, even though that would gain them a fatter paycheck.

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A commonplace among thy sound

To gain riches one must conform

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With populace, one flies ‘round

But lifelessness becometh thy norm

We shall not changeth thy ways

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For in change becometh our fall

In new voices our days

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Be of beige like drywall

For riches are but thy reward

Thy point lies whither? With no finesse

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Thee gains thy fame, thy wage poured

Yet why no form? One must confess

So brightly gleams thy affluence

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But with no flair? Thee lacks in sense