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Take Me Home, Country Roads (Unplugged) (Live)

Lyrics

Almost heaven, West Virginia
Blue Ridge Mountains
Shenandoah River,
Life is old there
full lyrics
Almost heaven, West Virginia
Blue Ridge Mountains
Shenandoah River,
Life is old there
full lyrics

Features of This Track

bluegrass instrumentation
folk roots
country influences
mild rhythmic syncopation
acoustic sonority
intricate melodic phrasing
major key tonality
a good dose of acoustic guitar pickin'
a dynamic male vocalist
acoustic rhythm guitars

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

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chronus_1
In soviet Russia, you don't take the country roads home, the country roads take you home.
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Tempo around 189 or 94; 4 stars; td on 163
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Beautiful!!!
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I love this song I lison to it all the time to me it is a west Virginia song
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Really great song this is the number one song I hear from him
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brings out the country in me........
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John was a true country boy! And this man could throw ! Kick A** AND take zip. Codes! ! Love that country boy! Had heart as big as all get out!
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I like this song
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West Virgina
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Love this song!!
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One of my favorite songs
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God, what a voice.
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A GREAT talent taken away too soon.For You sends chills down my back every time I hear it as if it is the first time...his soul and the love of his woman really comes through in this song.
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blainefriddl e 6 0
Don't sing 'em that this no more. Straight the the heart.
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If this song doesn't send your mind wandering home to KY., nothing ever will
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driving in the country to get to the camp ground in Kentucky as child listening to John Denver & this song. ..Priceless! !
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very beautiful though
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good geetar pikkin'
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Nice delivery and guitar work from a guy who's sometimes underrated as an artist
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nmt1958
Beautiful, RIP John...
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There just will never be a voice and pureness in a singer to match him. I miss him.
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He is a Great American, a true Folk Rock Hero. Next time you feel lost, I hope you can place this song and go home. This song makes me miss my Mom and Dad so much.
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I'm 50 now and my oldest son remembers this song sitting In his car seat he is now 27. Nothing better than john Denver
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Under rated. True folk rocker! Never saw a poorer man who never saw an eagle fly!
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gagibbs18.1
Every song of his speaks to my spirit
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I have lived in WV since birth..
This song still hits me right in the heart..
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he was a great
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Ahhhhhhhhhhh h sounds of my youth LOL
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Ahhhhhhh sonds of m youth
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To hear the students of West Virginia University sing this as an anthem is inspiring, especially when the sing in unison when ever any of the sports teams win!!!
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syrups9907
What a universal theme no matter your politics.Ame r i c a n , R u s s i a n , w h e r e v e r you call home. Treasure and care for your land for it is a big part of your identity and remember the world isn't such a big place.
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davidmano1
JOHN WAS ONE OF THE MOST PURE VOICES IN MUSIC IN A VERY LONG TIME.
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This song reminds me of my grandparents who lived in West Virgina:)

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