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The R

Lyrics

Whoever underestimated, still waited
Pumping the radio, finally they played it
You wondered how come the album was late
I was giving you time to get the last one straight
full lyrics
Whoever underestimated, still waited
Pumping the radio, finally they played it
You wondered how come the album was late
I was giving you time to get the last one straight
full lyrics

Features of This Track

old school roots
east coast rap roots
beats made for dancing
syncopated beats
a deep voice
a poetic rap delivery
clear pronunciation
clean lyrics
a rhythmic intro
use of modal harmonies
light drum fills
dry snare
lead synth solos
a highly synthetic sonority
a dry recording sound
prevalent use of groove
production and lyrics by rap icons

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The R for ne one under estm amated the tracks I'm playin
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Best EMCEE alive!!! Hands down! #FUCKWHATCHA H E A R D ! ! !
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Doing with the r $
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Rakim Allah the god....The 18th letter one of the dopest m c's of all time....CHI TOWNS ghettos where nobody's smiling, cause I'm in a CHI TOWN state of mind, but I love mahogany, cause I know she wants my agony agony in her body!!!
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These rappers still trying to catch up to the God.
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Ghetto,nobod y ' s smiling
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Take 7 mc's put them in A line
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Your arms to Short to box with Ra so quit,you don't want no kind of conflict.
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The 13th letter makes them clap to it.
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Know the ledge, The Best to ever pick up a mic and fiend on it!!!!!
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THEBESTTOEVE R D O I T
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Tony. T Chicago
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My man..... putting down like its supposed to be put down.
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gifted,talen t e d - the GOD set the mark for emcee's of his era
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lyrics at it's best
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still # 1, all time best rapper Rakim

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