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on Definitive Groove: Sugar Hill Records

Features of This Track

old school roots
east coast rap roots
funk influences
disco influences
danceable beats
syncopated beats
funk beats
heavy use of guest rappers
consistent rhyme patterns
group rap arrangements
clear pronunciation
boastin' lyrics
the use of chordal patterning
a tight kick sound
an electric bass riff
a busy bass line
a dry recording sound
dominant use of riffs
the subtle use of lo-fi samples
a dominant rap delivery

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

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Did you guys know they were actually dissing Grandmaster Flash in this song?
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Real Hip-Hop.
Now they spit Bars back then. Are you listening?
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My freshman year in Boys & Girls H.S.
Lol
Step off. Lmao-Rotf ��
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The furious 5 enough said
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Just had to be won the most versatile groups back then in the 80s and it was a lot of groups day was very versatile
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Fresh.
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Back when hip-hop was the s**t
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This is the old school song
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This is true Hip Hop
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dre1pt
this is hip hop
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kwalk403
Whewwwwwwwww w w all day people this is all day!!!!
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Mel demonstrates true rhyme SKILLS DAMN!!!
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I love melle mel's rap to Chaka Khan! What nice/super sexy voice!
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"So if we're ever in a battle, I'm make you a slave, then hand you a shovel so you can bury yourself."
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now this is rap

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