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Above The Clouds

Features of This Track

hardcore rap influence
heavy use of samples
east coast rap roots
danceable beats
lyrics about the rap industry
ambiguous lyrics
a repetitive song structure
a tight kick sound
vinyl ambience
a dry recording sound
radio friendly stylings
dominant use of riffs
production by an iconic producer
lyrics by a famous rap artist

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

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Such an Epic track ... A Timeless classic! "Heed the words; it's like ghetto style proverbs
The righteous pay a sacrifice to get what they deserve"
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Beginning dialogue
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I heard that in a video game I used to have.
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CLASSIC!!!! REAL HIP HOP.
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Produced by Preem and The Guru .. Not The Rza like the fellow below claimed .. Don't know why or where that came from .. Nonetheless , such a dope jam !
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Deck comes mad tight on this track. Supply ya with tha fire!
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man why cant hip-hop be like this
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Above the Clouds where the sounds r original...I s where a lot of Hip Hop heads need to get there lyrics,if not just QUIT!!!!???
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All around one of the hottest tracks ever.. PERIOD
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Rip Guru......lo v e this song. With Deck spittin behind RZA beat cant fck wit it.
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tsingle11
2 legendary emcees!
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victorbranag a n j r
The chain and the starr forever guru premier all day!!!!
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The truth
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peace to the gods & earths from the noi....
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This HIP HOP MUFUCKAS!!!! REAL HIP HOP!!! H TOWN ain't just about syrup sippin, SCREW,& slab ridin! B**ch!! NEVER disrespectin g SCREW; so DON'T GET MY WORDS MISCONSTRUED ! ! ! He's a legend too!!! WORD TO DJ PREMIER & RIP TO GURU!!!! WE HAVE KNOWLEDGE OUT HERE TOO N**GA!!!! REPRESENTAS TO THA FULLEST! What it do????!!!!!
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ej80sk8
Word
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RIP KING
Hip Hop save my life
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Gang Starr, Inspector Deck
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Classic!
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Lyricism at its best
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Above the clouds is the whole reason I got into hip hop big ups guru rip.
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R.I.P
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chriswcarrie r
Deck and Gifted Unlimited with primo on the track...it makes perfect sense. Real Real!! Sounds as good as it did in 98'.
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Wise and knowledge just to be edified this is rap!!!!! :-)
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DOPE!
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@ihateposers 7 7 7 funny you say this seeing how OLD this is... golden era rap......you ain't posing
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This song is a winner
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WERID SONG NEVER HEARD BEFORE
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Dope!!!!!!.. . . . c l a s s i c s**t son!!!
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s_plummer888 8
GURU's VOICE AND DELIVERY.... . P L E A S E BELIEVE!!! RESPECT!! R.I.P.
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cccpwned
Rebel INS killed it.
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the best of the best rip
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RIP GURU! 103% GSTW N**GAS E/$ UP
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dunnrn
so nice... I gotta shout it out twice.....
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Dude flows.....
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One of the best MC's that ever lived.. RIP Guru!!
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9162068008
I could freestyle to this beat
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#Salute real hip hop
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warriors. spiritual. speak on it.
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Go ahead
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Plus my wu ninja deck on here? Classic material
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Gangstarr<-- - - - -
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Gangstarr<-- - - - -
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Sickest metaphores on a track RIP G.U.R.U.
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Powerful music
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Rest in peace guru .
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True hip hop with no cuss wotds
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Brings back the good old MC days
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dunnrn
Classic! Is that Inspectah I hear on this too? Somebody refresh me...
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