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Sail On

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Sail on down the line 'bout-a half-a mile or so,
and-a don't really wanna know-a where you're goin'
Maybe once or twice, you see, time after time
I tried-a to, to hold on to what we got, but-a now you're goin'
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Sail on down the line 'bout-a half-a mile or so,
and-a don't really wanna know-a where you're goin'
Maybe once or twice, you see, time after time
I tried-a to, to hold on to what we got, but-a now you're goin'
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Features of This Track

heavy use of vocal harmonies
acoustic rhythm piano
paired vocal harmony
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
string section beds
major key tonality
a vocal-centric aesthetic
a breathy male lead vocalist
acoustic rhythm guitars
the subtle use of a horn section
upbeat lyrics

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

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Love this song!
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I'm not going for that anymore. Thanks man
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bee u tiful
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I ❤️ his Music!
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❤️❤️❤️
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This is one of my favorites... is it a DIVORCE SONG?
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Such a beautiful song ..
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❤❤❤❤
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Beautiful song.. Lionel is a master.
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I love Lionel Richie's music!!!
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I am so tired of phoney people around me!!
Ths song is the best! !!!'''!'
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I love u lionel you lion 4life!!!!
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Saw the Commadores in concert in 1977, been a fan since.
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To Alejandro Gregio from 1982 to 1984 from your ex miss you. ����
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❤❤❤❤❤
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stacycollier . s c
Lionel...ple a s e do a class in good music 101
The crap today is shameful
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So beautiful!!! ! DEEP
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LOVE this song!!! XOXO
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nemesis28804
Love Lionel Richie since a was a young girl!! Brings me back in time...
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Sail On- favorite..ev e r at MJH.♥
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I love this song.....I had to go through a break-up to really listen to this song....LOL; it is the best song when you want to say it's over...LOL
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Valentine Love Cruisin.
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Classic. Love Lionel.
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awesome....
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Great song!!!!!
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Love Lionel Richie !!
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Lionel, ur so sweet, ur music is so awesome, STILL, hee hee
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Doesn't even sound like him. ..
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sarablynn
Kenny Rogers co-wrote & sang this as well. Why doesn't it say that?
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Great song
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dveritas
So confused, I was...LR music always reminded me of what's important... t h e feelings of loving, being loved
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Nice song
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I love this song, Lionel should write some songs for todays artists
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Sail on sugar... never sweeter words
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jenniferlynn m a c k e y 9
Lionel is the best. Nostalgic hits are the best
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Wow, you listeners have to find the old video of this, that man on that base guitar is awesome. Lionel you are the best, sounds so good on a Monday afternoon.
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George Benson is the greatest
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Lol gold!
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Lol dee!
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sometimes ..I wanna say Sail On but know I have a good life! love this song!
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Happiness is more important
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Good ol' tunes .. smooth ...
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Lionel da man
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thailano
Lionel Ritchie is the all time "best in the west". I wish you do concert here in San Antonio Texas pleaseeees!!
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This is the nicest Kiss my Butt and move on song I have ever heard! This goes out to D. E. F Sail on boy!
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roshumbab1
Hi
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poochgm1
You may sail with me Mr. Richie.
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anastasia.re n f o r d
I love him and all of his music <3
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Got to love Lionel
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Sail On is as smooth as a gentle ocean tide.
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