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Got To Give It Up

Lyrics

I used to go out to parties and stand around;
'cause I was too nervous to really get down.
But my body yearned to be free.
I got up on the floor, boy,
full lyrics
I used to go out to parties and stand around;
'cause I was too nervous to really get down.
But my body yearned to be free.
I got up on the floor, boy,
full lyrics

Features of This Track

flat out funky grooves
repetitive melodic phrasing
extensive vamping
groove based composition
major key tonality
a smooth male lead vocalist
electric pianos
prominent percussion
political lyrics
vocal harmonies

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

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Comments

And the ladies were Beauty. .......Wow .On Friday night & Saturday night. ..some were it was always a great party going on at one of my friends house. .......Sweet . . . . . . . !
Party at Man man...House !
dragonlady60 8 8
Everyone dance.....lo v e love this song...
Get down marvin*****
Cause I was too nervous to really get down, but my body yearned to be free..
dunn some mean grinding 2 this s**t boiyah
Summer of Sam dance scene :)
I have all up just for you. Big Daddy
One of my favorites
My Favorite Singers of all Time Marvin Gaye!, and Javier Solis!.
Love this song
Got to give to up
Ain't nothing like Marvin Game to soothe the Mind
This song reminds me movie of La Mission
all my funny jobs you still be at wig
Turn up yall
Lots of Fun with it
Butter bean this is for u
It's time to party wit family and friends
Make you wanna just drop what your doin and start dancin..
jenniferbust i l l o s
this wuz my mamas jam!!! miss her!
What a FANTASTIC SINGER, I've remembered his songs for decades, THANKS Marvin Gaye. Danny in Massachusett s .
Real music.....fe e l i n g the soul
Wish I was at an old school party with Soul Train line in full effect. Love this song, #1 party song still, now ain't that peculiar?
@kia that's very true haha!
Just gotta give it up baby!!! Lets dance all night oooh!
Nice
My Mom play this song and will go off lol:)
We still missing you Marvin! Thanx 4 everything.
MY FAVORITE MARVIN GAYE SONG!!!!!
LUVITLUVITLU V I T ! ! ! ! !
Everybody BOOGIE now!!!!! :-D
( I WOULD like 2 hear the loooooooong version sometimes... . . . . . . . . i t ' s CRAZY!!! =-O :-D =-O )
Three songs in order, Brick House, Fire, and Got to give it up. I've been transported back in time and feelin fine. Co-workers pretty much sure I've lost it by now, but hey, I see em movin too... Good times
GOT TO GIVE IT UP
kiala.jones1 9 9 9
These one of those family reunion song with a soul train and people just jaming
I love the Oldies!!!<3
@slipped875 :0 whaaaaat!?!? Lol
I did get a big smile after reading what you said though. =) btw you're OUT there! =)
This song has such a great beat, that even if it was made today it would be a Chart Toppperrrr!! ! =)
De CIA killed to marvin mr. Gaye no like de sexy lifestyle make it hard for Mr. Mr. to get down and be free to do his sex party marvins friends no like and no get along with mr. Mr. 'S sexy partners de final straw someine make the dirty toilet on floor next to toilet Mr. Mr. See the dirty toilet so foul with the dirty smells make mr mr. Lose his erection mr mr lose his temper get his gun and confront marvin marvin no like to see hear mr mr talk in his femenine voice so marvin hit mr mr . Mr mr
Cool
Olskl good for the soul...rip Marvin
Dance...
& my body yearned to be free..
Family was family!! where is BIG MAMA???!!!:- )
My man R.I.P......
Simply one of the best to do it! R.I.P Marvin you are missed!
if I wasn't in this damned office, I would get it, just to give it ALL up, why lie.
RIP
Get on it. .
Give it up. ..
Love it!
Reminds me of when I was 5 year's old dancing for my grandmother
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