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Little Child Runnin' Wild

Lyrics

Little child
Runnin' wild
Watch a while
You see he never smiles
full lyrics
Little child
Runnin' wild
Watch a while
You see he never smiles
full lyrics

Features of This Track

classic soul qualities
funk influences
blues influences
flat out funky grooves
heavy melodic ornamentation
demanding instrumental part writing
extensive vamping
a clear focus on recording studio production
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
heavy syncopation
minor key tonality
melodic string accompaniment
orchestral arranging
an emotional male lead vocal performance
prominent organ
prominent percussion
political lyrics
emphasis on instrumental arranging

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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Why can't we fix what we messed up
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Heroin yesterday, crack today same message, people can't take reality...
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Curtis as usual told it like it is real insightful miss b im dearly rip bro
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Blax Flix Wild Child!
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Wow simply the best C.M.
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Millions of us little child's some made it some not RIP you little child's that didn't survive those of us that did do better than what was did to you.....
Brother Mayfield thank you for thinking bout Us.. Your lyrics inspired this now grown little child to be better than wens I came.... Rest in Peace Forever..
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Would rip her but I love her so
D........... . . M a s t e r
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**Curtis Mayfield superfly New York da 70s very fitting" RIP Curt ,D......Mast e r
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Curtis ripped these words our of my heart and set them to music..... The days of my youth!!
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The story of my life..... Tripping always brings me back to Curtis.... "Back to the world"...
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Straight the truth see no other like dis guy great music
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Cutiswas sodeep
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"BACK TO THE WORLD" Was the BADEST CUT out during the time GUYS were coming back from Vietnam, after the Riots here in the states...... . Like HE said A FUTURE SHOCK !!!!!!
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A nother great gone but his music lives on
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enaw69
Get'm Curt.
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Curtis puttn it down...
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Love Mr Mayfield.
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Sparkle was the greatest soundtrack ever produced and no one captured the sounds of the streets like curtis only real soldiers can feel how hard he brings it an honor to listen to any of his music
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berneta.hayn e s
Wow, look at those lyrics and listen to that melancholic pleading melody. This is poetry.
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Wow! we share the same brith date.
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dunnrn
opening scene of the movie..... what ya'll know about Priest?!
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his music takes me to a place that feels good and real!
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Powerful.
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MAN THIS IS MY POETRY ALLDAY LONG!!! WHAT THAT DO?
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Another Icon that was before his time!!!
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Music like this, help strengthen my foundation in life.
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lanesharon53
Let me Be!Yeah!
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Wonderful, Powerful, it is definitely relative for today......p r a y e r is the answer.

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