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American Pie

Features of This Track

acoustic rock instrumentation
a subtle use of vocal harmony
mild rhythmic syncopation
a prominent rhythm piano part
varying tempo and time signatures
intricate melodic phrasing
demanding instrumental part writing
thru composed melodic style
major key tonality
melodic songwriting
acoustic rhythm guitars
emphasis on instrumental arranging
intricate arranging

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Also on the plane was the big bopper and Ritchie Vallens, in case anyone didn't know
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cdodson2000
This song has some sentimental/ historical meaning. 'The day the music died' refers to the death of Buddy Holly and his band. This is not some guy ranting, this is a guy honoring the death of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and Big Bopper. RIP guys
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Watch a movie called : 13
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✨Pentagram❤️ r e l e n t l e s s 2 0 buck spin⚡️
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⚡️❤️⚡️
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This guys just ranting some random lingo and a descent patternized instrumental in background - congrats- making millions
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I've been waiting for this song to play again for so long. THIS SONG IS AWSOME.
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sandymcleod1 7
AWESOME SONG
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sandymcleod1 7
LOVE THIS SONG
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sandymcleod1 7
AWESOME SONG
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Tempo mostly around 140; 4 1/4 stars; thumbs down on 188
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sandymcleod1 7
AWESOME SONG
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l♥ve!!
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Great song.
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cknight472
If you dare get up and dance , I will kick you right in your pants! :/
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cknight472
For me, today the music died. :(
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cknight472
I really don't think I can take one more step.
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catladyali
I love this song
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I love this song ,because bring me lot memory ...
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sandymcleod1 7
AWESOME SONG
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This reminds me off all my great times and makes miss those days
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Alas, I wasn't alive when the music died.
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I think I hate it this song because whenever I hear it I remember this obnoxious, goofy, jack-off kid I was stupid enough to hang out with, singing it. I still hear his horrible voice. God damn he was irritating. I don't know, I think I hate it, anyway, just because it sux lol
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I remeber this song when i was a little kid. I can never get over it
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amyreyes87
Awesome
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Like Manu
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This is a good song long but good
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I don't know how he does it but he sings like a boss amazing song one of the best songs I've heard
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Best song, when it plays u really see everyone as one as we sing our lunges out to American Pie. World looks the way it was meant to be,then sadly as the song ends everyone goes back to the way they were. Follow 4 a Follow
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I sang along to this whole song when it played on the radio in Fiver Guys ^_^ a classic.
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Buddy Holly
Ritchie Valens
Big Bopper
RIP
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Singer-songw r i t e r Don McLean's original manuscript and notes to 'American Pie' have been sold at auction for $1.2 million. I mean, I always like the song but REALLY????
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I was a young man when this came out, still love it just as much!:-)
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I LOVE THIS SONG!!
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Good song
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Ufo•lights out
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Iron maiden • face in the sand
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Jump in the fire • mettalica
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WHAT ITS LIKE 10 MINUTES LONG WHO MAKES A SONG THAT LONG!????
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My number 1 song
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soooo good i almost know all the words
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I WAS SO YOUNG WHEN THIS CAME OUT!! LOVE IT, SOOO MANY OF US KNOW EVERY WORD!! ❤️❤️❤️❤️
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I love this song and I am only 15, I was born in 1999
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10 minutes later, it kind of gets old. The song would be better if it were shorter.
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Weird Al's 'The Saga Begins' is much better.
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7/10 would shrek again
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I wish you could like songs more than once or rate between 5 stars!. American Pie is still amazing every time I hear it!
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mooneyman2.k m
one of the best songs ever and i'm a kid
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