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The City

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Lyrics

This city never sleeps
I hear the people walk by when it's late
Sirens bleed through my windowsill
I can't close my eyes
full lyrics
This city never sleeps
I hear the people walk by when it's late
Sirens bleed through my windowsill
I can't close my eyes
full lyrics

Features of This Track

acoustic rock instrumentation
folk influences
a subtle use of vocal harmony
mild rhythmic syncopation
extensive vamping
use of a string ensemble
acoustic rhythm piano
minor key tonality
a vocal-centric aesthetic
acoustic guitar riffs
acoustic rhythm guitars

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Kiss your hand ten times and post this on two other songs and look at your hand
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LOVE THIS SONG!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ^·^
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My fav song by him
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I love this song!!!
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Great song by a talented Ed Sheeran I love all his music, if you think your a bigger fan then me just kik me and find out, my kik is on my profile
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I have never heard this version but he sings it so I love it just as much.
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Sooo Fresh!- People getting tired of "Bull!"!-Enj o y all his songs!
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London calls me a stranger, a traveler, this is now my home.......
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if anyone is confused... this version is on the "you need me" ep, not +
on this ep there is also another version of "you need me I don't need you" and a song called "so" :)
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n.s.truncone
Does anyone know where I can buy this version of The City? There is only one version on iTunes, it is slightly different and I like this version better. Thanks :)
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Follow for follow promise;)
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Am I the only one that has the deluxe album, but this song is different on it. I've never heard this version....I ' m so confused. Its the same song, but he's performing it differently than I'm used to. idk i still love it. :P
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kstarzyk12
make a cyst make a wish and post this on 15 other songs and your wish will come true# I'm a city girl
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.:Follow for a follow back:.
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I hate how when you're not in the mood for an Ed Sheeran song, so you skip it, and it feels like a sin...
BAHAHAHAHAHA H A I'm kidding of course! I WOULD NEVER skip an Ed Sheeran song!!!!
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I love ED SHEERAN he is amazing to b honest Taylor swift and one direction brought me to him but I do love HIS music he understands us
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You are the reason that I still sing I need to listen alot more to get over stage fright. Ed Sheeran can you make a song about stage fright?
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alic177749
Agreed.
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alic177749
Ok am i one of the three people here who knew him instead of finding him through 1D i mean com'on
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I love his song his music .....follow me ill follow back ☆★★☆☆☆♡♡♥♥♥♡ ° °
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You are so talented you helped me get over stage fright.
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I LOVE ME SOME ED I JUST LOVE HIM
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stephanieboy a s
ii love ed sheeran
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bennett1117
I love Ed Sheeran way to much... Just wish I could meet him... He helped me get through my father's death. :)
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I LOVE ED SHEERAN :DDDDD
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He is so talented!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! Love him sssooo much!!
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its not live......bu t its amazing
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Follow I'll follow back
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1 kiss ur left hand 2 say ur crushes name 3 close ur hand 4 say a school day 5 say ur name 6 open ur hand and look at it 7 post this on 15 different songs and Ur crush will ask u out
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Follow ill folow back
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Is this live? Its amazing :) sheerio for life
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Follow ill follow u
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Who else here thinks he sounds better live? He still sounds amazing but he sounds better live to me...
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Am I the only one who's not here because of one direction...
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I ❤ all British n Irish singers (didn't forget bout u Niall y would I)
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Oh gee, I said amazing twice but the second time I meant to say *sweet & very talented!! But he really is amazing!! :)
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I'm so glad One Direction brought to me Ed Sheeran!! Just like them, he's amazing & so amazing!! Like if One Direction brought you to Ed Sheeran!! :)
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By that I mean one direction brought you to him in a way....I'll just stop talking....
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Like if you listen to Ed Sheeran because of one direction ;P
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avaalimard
I love Ed sheeran follow me if you like him I will always follow bak
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I love Ed Sheeran he's so sweet and actually sings about sings that have meaning... If you agree please read my bio and follow me:)
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How can you not love him
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riosalex3191
Follow me if u like ed Sheeran
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If you look up Ed Sheeran's name in the thesaurus, the synonyms are, Perfect and Amazing.
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It's hard to not be completely blown away with how talented he is. I absolutely love this song.
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ed sheeran...ne e d i say more
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He really loves London doesn't he? Lol
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THIS SONG IS PERFECT
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Love this man.... Just... Perfection.. .
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Ed is perfect his voice is amazing live he's wowing!! Love him
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