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We Didn't Start The Fire

Features of This Track

pop rock qualities
a subtle use of vocal harmony
mild rhythmic syncopation
repetitive melodic phrasing
extensive vamping
major key tonality
an emotional male lead vocal performance
use of ambient synths
subtle use of fender rhodes
political lyrics

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Awesome song.
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I had to do a parody of this once for school.
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lulu.gilman
Joe DiMaggio's my cousin.. (Great, great, great grandmother' s great nephew/ great grandfather' s second cousin)
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Test
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Awesome song
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he rhymes...tha t ' s cool
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Good morning my love for you are looking forward to go to do it for a half hour or two weeks and read more information about the next day at work now but I know what time do dishes and the next day or two weeks of the next time you are interested in this country who is not a half way there now and then everyone else is not a good time to get the next few weeks of silence and I know what you like him up and I have no problem with you like me up from the next time it is a good day at work and the
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BEST SONG EVER MY GRANDPA GOT ME AND MY BFF HOOKED ON THIS SONG :)
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Don't read this. It actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest Friday by the love of your life however if you don't post this you will die in two days. Now you've started reading this so don't stop. This is so scary, put this on 5 songs in 143 minutes when done press f6 and your lovers name will appear on the screen in big letters
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Part 2. Yes. Absolutely! Somebody get BJ on the phone. Helluva lot more verses...
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ERIF EHT TRATS T'NDID EW
WE DIDN'T START THE FIRE
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I watched the music video in 9th grade in history class
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Last year my middle school band went to Bush Gardens for a competition, and after a few hours in the park we headed home. Busch Gardens is 5 hours away from our school and we headed home at 9 pm, knowing that we could sleep on the bus. At 2 am we hear a large bang and before we know it our bus driver was ushering everyone off the bus and yelling "SOMEONE CALL 911!" after we reached a safe distance we turned around to find our bus completely engulfed in flames. Luckly no one was hurt and we wer
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Has my idol in it Mickey mantle
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Luv ths song
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dmco11 doesn't realize what he/she said XD
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I'm a big BJ fan (:P) but it took years for this song to grow in me
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There seriously needs to be a part 2.
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lol my social studies teacher showed us this song one time
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20th century name-droppin g at its core. Still good song....
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Actually in my opinion his only good song
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We didn't start the fire, but we try to fight and not to hide it
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One of my favorites from him.
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Reality
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It still rhymes though, that's what makes it awesome
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Exactly
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History lesson in a nutshell
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Perfect lyrically
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i listed to this in social
studies
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Well I have the first verse down. :-)
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cappy.chocy
...I can remember most of them, O Stranger.
Plus, he actually knows what he's talking/sing i n g about. And he wrote it.

But there are a lot of them, I suppose...
Eh. :)
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How does he remember every line?













Probably because it rhymes ;)
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I loved this song when it came out.. lol great memories.
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I don't know how he remembers all these events in order without mixing them up ��
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... I was alas not alive at any of this I was sadly born right at the end of the 1990's
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Probably Billys beat
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Everything I was not alive to witness.. Bummer.
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I know I'm ganag sound like a geek but I LOVE THIS SONG we are doing a project in S.S LOL
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great singer from year back when Ilived near where h started out.

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