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Stakes Is High

Lyrics

The Instamatic focal point bringing damage to your boroughs
Be some brothers from the east with some beats that be thorough
Got the solar gravitation so I'm bound to pull it
I gets down like brothers are found ducking from bullets
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Features of This Track

east coast rap roots
funk influences
danceable beats
syncopated beats
funk beats
prominent backup vocals
peripheral vocals
clear pronunciation
street talkin' lyrics
lyrics about the rap industry
use of modal harmonies
acoustic drum samples
a tight kick sound
an acoustic bass riff
prominent horns
subtle use of piano riffs
the heavy use of funk samples
horn riffs
subtle use of pianos
dominant use of riffs

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

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Don't someone else feel this s**t ppl or rappers or so called need to hear this out more than ever .. Today even big time .. I know I'm not buggin
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When this album came out (Stakes Is High), I can't even tell you how much I bumped this. This happens to be my favorite track on the album. 'Some people go through pain and still don't gain'...
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One of my favorites
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altetly
Great comments
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The bar now seems so low despite the stakes being so high.
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Great song. The message is no more clearer now as when it was written. You damn right the stakes is higher than ever.
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Tight !!
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Love it
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Love it
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One o f me favorite Dela tracks stakes is high!!!
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brokebread76
love that album
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my type of Ug...
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Wowww a great beat and message delivered in a rap song
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DILLA....... . . . . . . . .
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De La! Yes teal music!
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This song is all about bein anti baller status,real hip-hop.
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Remember when folks tried to trip, front about De La Soul? .....Hip Hop Legends, now!
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coachlennyre d w i n e
Dope
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saltyburris
My bois
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Always and forever east coast rappppp!!!!
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i bought the single classic yeah
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could arguably be the BEST beat/song in hip hop history
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I remember when I bought this. Classic
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maumaubro37
Classic shiznit! Really real hip hop y'all, ya dig!
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Ain't nohing like east coast rapppppppp!! ! ! ! ! !
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Jumpin
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classic album

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