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Mad World

Lyrics

All around me are familiar faces
Worn out places, worn out faces
Bright and early for their daily races
Going nowhere, going nowhere
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All around me are familiar faces
Worn out places, worn out faces
Bright and early for their daily races
Going nowhere, going nowhere
full lyrics

Features of This Track

folk roots
acoustic rhythm piano
acoustic sonority
minor key tonality
melodic songwriting
a breathy male lead vocalist
solo strings
subtle use of fender rhodes
political lyrics
sad lyrics

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

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cwales19
Hhhmmm
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drinking with my little brother
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REM
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emma.perry1
WHO SINGS THE ORIGINAL I'VE HEARD TOO MANY VERSIONS
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gears of war
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The vocal melody line..does it remind anyone else of a seether song? I just cant think which one
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coachgl1
prissy - cover from TFF original
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Wait this is cover ?
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Such a depressing song!!! D:
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freddie_tree
Gary Jules vocals, Michael Andrews on piano
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Who sings this in the movie Donnie darko?
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nospamdog
Nice cover but still prefer the TFF Original
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@Krista, this is definitely Gary Jules.
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Mad world��
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coleboy38
m e m e s
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denfamily7
all I can see when this song plays is that Gears of War trailer, that trailer didn't just make me want to buy the game, it made me want to buy a soundtrack
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I can't escape the memes. OMG IM SCREAMING.
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Krista,we have sooo much in common,wow.I ' m so sorry.I'm just a guy in Seattle,sad mad city.
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Kill me. ��
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Tempo 87; 3 stars; pass very reluctantly on 188 as double tempo with no thumbs
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Good cover
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Interesting.
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cool song, makes me think of Donnie Darko see that movie if you haven't already.
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This isn't Gary Jules. It's Michael Andrew's.
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I watched a video on the Internet people committing suicide by jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge while this song played through it.
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It saddens me greatly that most of your dreams are of something tragic & or of dying. You know who you are, whom I'm speaking of. :'(
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Good song but it takes me back to bad memories also it reminds mr a gears of war
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Great song
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tnrfarley3
The dreams where I'm dying is the best i ever had!!? What a stupid song! It is a cool song but I don't get it!!
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Super sad but really moving.
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Who else hears this all over vine? HAHAHAHA
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LUV IT❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤
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Gears Of War. . .this song fits beautifully.
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DONNIE DARKO
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My best song
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Ahhhhhhh Bruhhhhhhhhh h h h h h h h h
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Crying Bruhhhhhhhhh h h h h h h h h
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Bruhhhhhhhhh h h h h h h h h
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This song is amazing but it's in the all the wrong places see I'm kinda well scared of myself that's my biggest fear and out of my music taste this keeps popping up on my SOAD (System of a Down station weird aye
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Daaaaang. Haven't heard this for a while!
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coolcamodude 9
Why dom??
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I find it kinda funny I find it kinda sad The dreams of which I'm dying are the best I've had
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@Dave Smucker haha, dam. PERCY JACKSON REFERENCE!!! ! ! ! ! ! XD
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"I find it kinda funny, I find it kinda sad. The dreams in which I'm dying are the best I've ever had." My life right there. This Song is my whole life. I've moved around so much, went to so many new schools. Had a birthday in foster care, was adopted, dad died, mom died, living with adopted family in a while another state. :( I miss the ocean. I hate snow.
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This Song is so sad. :'(
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gears of war
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Good song could speed up later on but that might be becuz I listen to dubstep and monstercat all day everyday so ye...
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tanyajoy5
Bittersweet lyrics about life... Such simply beautiful music & touching lyrics.
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dam the feels
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This song highlights everything that we are not seeing in real life******.
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