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Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)

Lyrics

Dah, dah, dah, dah

Rockets, moon shots
Spend it on the have nots
Money, we make it
full lyrics
Dah, dah, dah, dah

Rockets, moon shots
Spend it on the have nots
Money, we make it
full lyrics

Features of This Track

classic soul qualities
flat out funky grooves
mild rhythmic syncopation
heavy use of vocal harmonies
acoustic rhythm piano
acoustic sonority
paired vocal harmony
a busy horn section
extensive vamping
minor key tonality
groove based composition
a dynamic male vocalist
subtle use of strings
prominent percussion
political lyrics
sad lyrics

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

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Visionary
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Never a singer with the heart and soul will be as true like Mr. Marvin Gaye. Thank you for your wonderful talent.
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This song is so relevant War, Taxes, fighting, stress of life.
Marvin Gaye will always will be considered ahead of his time.
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What a voice...miss you Marvin!
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I will love Marvin for ever, his words ring true for today also.
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Great singer and writer
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D.C. love you Marvin 4 even����
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Classic soul forever !!!
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Classic music. Charlesa 0714
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It's still called the blues
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The Preacher...
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Escalating social economic ills that are still going on today. Powerful song.
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Still relevant today. Prophetic.
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Tempo 187; 3 1/2 stars; td on 150
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Marvin Gaye is the greatest contrbutor to the music of more then a generation that whole What's going on? LP, set the trend for the music of today. Marvin started the ad lib movement. Timeless forreal. R.I.P. MARVIN YOU THAT DUDE FOR-REAL!!!
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Love me some Marvin❤❤❤❤❤❤
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Legends music never dies just gets better
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Noone can sing like the great Marvin Gaye even to this day he is a legend RIP
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It's crazy how relevant this song is still to this day Marvin Gaye is amazing one of the greatest of all time.Music from the soul
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Im hip to his finger lip.keep them flowing*I got you
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One of the realest songs ever recorded. FYI to anyone born after 1985: A song is a classic when it's still relevant (and relatable) decades later. THIS is real music.
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Amazing and still relevant today.
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Never will your music become old and obsolete.
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SO TRUE!
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I know it won't be lonely; real love takes two to make that love happen.
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This is the song back to work make me wanna holla
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Absolutely
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He was so right.
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Relevant today just as it was back in the day. Crime is increasing.. . . T r i g g e r happy polices....B l a x p l o i t a t i o n Soul BBQ! !
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Inner City Marvin, the truth baby.
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I love old school song
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John Ryan lord. Lord.Lord
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I love you marvin
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That used to be the jam back in the day and it still is
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The things he and others wrote about during that time, it's still going on today. So sad. Great song as well as a artist.
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Here we go on that 90 run me and stella
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forever good!! talented !! music is a gift!! never gets old always good !! oldies !!
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you feeling good now you feeling postive good for you !!!
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He's a true G.O.A.T!
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Love this song
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Life will always love you! U new the heart of your people ..... such a loss !
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Simply the greatest soul singer ever
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reneecharlen e 7
One of best soul singer/songw r i t e r of all-time. Marvin Gaye & Sam Cooke you are timeless.
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I agree. Frankin!
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One of ny faves by Marvin ripxoxo
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suche713
Stands true as if he wrote the song yesterday. God bless your insightfulne s s !
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This song's truth is truth of today
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Still true today as it was in the 70's; awesome lyrics...not many could put the soulful truth to wax like Marvin. RIP my Brother.
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No one can see him
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The greatest ever.
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