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Theme From Shaft

Features of This Track

funk roots
flat out funky grooves
a subtle use of vocal harmony
call and answer vocal harmony (Antiphony)
extensive vamping
major key tonality
orchestral arranging
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
use of the wah wah pedal
a prominent flute part
a dynamic male vocalist
subtle use of acoustic piano
prominent percussion
emphasis on instrumental arranging

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Just jammin on this beautiful Sunday morning,
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Oam from Memphis, and this that s**t u listen 2 when walking down Beale St.
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oxokutsietin a
Love this song must be' an old soul
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For real men only
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Stop they are great.
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I think they suck.
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goodgyrl43
I just love me some Isaac Hayes....
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This takes me back to the 70's.
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Simply amazing!
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In my opinion, one of the freshest & most insightful themes ever written & arranged...b r i l l a n t .
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One of the funkiest songs ever!
If only they could get the Theme from SWAT on here too!
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Best theme song to a movie ever recreated
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Can you dig it...Shaft is a bad motha..shut your mouth. Love this song and loved the Blaxploitati o n film it was written for. Isaac Hayes had to be chosen by God to create this type of music. It never gets old. RIP Isaac.
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one of the best can u dig it........
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flcwalker
DAMN RIGHT!
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yaaaaa fuuunnnkky
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pbrantley133
one of the greatest. i've never looked at a black leather trench coat quite the same!!!
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I can dig it.
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this dude had some serious skills.
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"Shut yo' mouth!"
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classic...

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