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Planet Rock

on Looking For The Perfect Beat 1980-1985

Features of This Track

old school roots
club rap influences
east coast rap roots
electronica influences
funk influences
beats made for dancing
syncopated beats
funk beats
heavy use of guest rappers
group rap arrangements
clear pronunciation
upbeat lyrics
clean lyrics
party rhymes
use of modal harmonies
a synth bass riff
synth riffs
extensive studio production
prevalent use of groove
production and lyrics by respected rap artists

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to everyone who says he stole from Kraftwerk - you guys obviously never heard of sampling
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I used to pop to this song in the 80...magic city poppers was my group ..in Bakersfield south sider 13
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babalineval
I remember when my Ate told me about this song & that day when i first heard this record play:))) hayyyyy....m e m o r i e s , original back in the days!!!
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rstepney63
i was on the hip hop band wagon,while the preppy marks was on house music in chi town in the 80's
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The start of techno anyway
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Didn't realize this was one of the first techno sound
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Brings back memories FLOORJAMMERS
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Clean, old school jam...
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Makes me want to roller skate!
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rjmurillo7
Excellent flash back to great safe music.
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If its up to me, i could listen to old school all day. Good memories
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Old school those were the days
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TR-808 was the S**T!
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Old school music will never die
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Tha roof tha roof tha roof is on firer burn mf burn tha roof is on firer. This is old skol at its best. ROOF ROOF. BOY ya youngin dont kno about this s**t here.
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The best
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Lookin for d perfect beat!
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now this are the jams
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Memphis Tenn stand up to old school hip hop rock it don't stop it
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I like it ..now if I can find this carboard.I'm gonna try to get down.n spin! Sideways...G r e a t old school.
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i love old school
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s**t is hot
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Awwww old skool the best...
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Darwin's flinch tell us something we don't know. Afr has always given credit to Kraftwerk! You are like the dude in good will hunting from Harvard who acts like he knows more than everybody else. Get over yourself lol. This is a classic in its own right.
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yeah take me back, PopLockin, and Freakin!
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Puhleez... hardly original. Go listen to Trans Europe Express from Kraftwerk. Total plagiarism.
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One of the few brothers that went back to the hood and gave back, paid it forward! , a true Artist.
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I use to skate to this jam!
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I throw da on this song
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This song was before its time...
CLASSIC...
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This the old skool jam...till this day I still play this jam
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Cool
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I use too break to this fresh music.. williamsburg Brooklyn the south side.likylik y t o t o . .
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Fresh
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This music reminds me what real music is compared to what thy listen to know!!!
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The f**king cut I poplock of this song in 1985 wow still the s**t! Don't stop!
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seshns.jgjg
Midnight poppers and breakers servin all you toys say Word. Norwalk CA
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Love this song and free style station brings back great memories growing up in east San Jose ca. Love it.
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Let me breakdance & skate or stride:-)
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:P
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Damn I feel like doing the robot with this song. This brings back breakdancing memories sighhhh
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diazchris_73
Love this song
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Would be nice to hear music like this again. ..so feel good music
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Timeless groove make me wanna have a party! !
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That was the song back then you could battle on the floor break dancing it wouldnt be no fight s in the club
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Rock, rock to the planet rock...don't stop! Takes me right back to those days.
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JUST ROCK IT DON'T STOP GOTTA ROCK & DON'T STOP!!CHOOOO O W TIME TO GET DOWN .....
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Me and some friends stole the summer lunch van . This song was playing during the high speed chase in Monterey county lol WVN....
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I used to listen to this all the time as a kid XD talk about a throwback
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Best funk ever!!������
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