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The Message

Features of This Track

exaggerated enunciation
old school roots
east coast rap roots
funk influences
a knack for catchy hooks
danceable beats
old school raps
gritty vocal style
duo rapping
clean lyrics
lyrics with a political message
a repetitive song structure
use of modal harmonies
a tight kick sound
a synth bass riff
synth riffs
dominant rap hooks
prevalent use of groove
lyrics by a rap icon
production by a famous producer

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It's like a jungle sometimes it makes me wunder how I keep frm goin unda
Brocken glass every were
Great Song, Great Times! ����������
I used to be obsessed with this song when I was younger
Love it#!!!!
stalking. Alerts. Love. Me. Or. Hate Me. OMAR
Hood story kids
Back n d days kool
At the end when someone asks "officer, officer, whats the problem ?" Then the cop replies , "you the problem " then right after does someone say "You ain't got a p**sy man " ? It sounds like it. I got the album and wen i first heard this song on gta vc or ps2 this part made me laugh
i saw them live at Webster Hall in NY when i was like 17 - a child is born to with no state of mind blind to the ways of mankind - are there better hiphop lyrics ever? so fun and awesome.
G.O.A.T.
Follow for follow
Follow for follow
Follow for follow
Daaammmnnn this takes me way back...lol thoughs were the days!!
This song was the first song I ever listen to
This is the first rap record i ever bought. ..scared the s**t out of my parents LOL
;-) !!!
:P
Listen to The Message!
The greatest verse in hip hop history.
Awesome!
Can't go under going too better n better
Lol , I found this out from everybody hates chris ctfuu ..
TRU preciate this Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five gang I love you guys no homo doe Pittsburgh MC dont push me I'm close to the edge my grandma said I lost my head what more can I say on Killing
:P
srart of rap tp the ogs we no
This is music !!!!
This brings back memories .....yup this was the jam.......it s like a jungle some times it makes me wonder how it keep form going under.....!! ! ! ! ! ! t r u e dat.....
Hold up Melle Mel! A timeless classic! Only GOD knows what you'll go through! Don't push me ho! Lmao! H TOWN REPRESENTA TO THA FULLEST!!!
Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Loved These Brother's Back In My Day Loved This Song And Video !!!!!!!!!
good song..& cube's too. ~Jerzy Mami~
smc.clay05
Real talk... then and now
1050545921
Love this song
Don't push me
Lolololol the end of this song!!!
That's what I'm talking about.
It's like a jungle sometimes! Makes me wonder how I keep from going under! Great description of life! Good song!
These guys were real pioneers of rap. Lots of hits. Flash was a real DJ and all of them graced the mic. RIP Cowboy.
This song still rings true today which if u think about it it's fuctup
WE AS A PEOPLE SHOULD NOT BE PUSHED CLOSE TOO THE EDGE FOR SOMEONE'S ELSE'S JOY. I HOPE YOU UNDERSTAND! PEACE.
F*g hag
sampled in the movie Happy Feet
Real rap
Awesome
Best ever
Skate skate skate!! Broken glass everywhere .
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