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It's Been A Long Time

Features of This Track

classic soul qualities
heavy melodic ornamentation
a busy horn section
minor key tonality
a vocal-centric aesthetic
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
a dynamic male vocalist
subtle use of strings
subtle use of electric pianos
romantic lyrics
vocal harmonies

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Quiet Storm.
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Those were some good times when people enjoyed the simple things like getting together with friends.
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I can understand it!!!
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That song bring back a lots of fun. ...wow house party's in the basement black lights. ....Dancing with the ladies also times. ....!
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This song still sounds good !!!
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Love this song
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Haven't heard this song in a longtime.
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Velez I miss u
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nice song
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When music had meaning
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What ever happened to this group, seems to me they just vanished ?!?
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O my it's one of my favoreds
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ddbrowncam
Beautiful voice so much passion and lo evyhe guitar.
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Beautiful strong voice. I can listen to New Birth all day. I love this group. Sincere fan.
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You for me... and me for you... You understand me.... I understand you... hang on....
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Good concerts they did it ol skool
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Yes Yes, real love music, smooth and sexy
Oh Yes do it Baby !!!
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howcananange l t a k e m y h e a r t
That didn't have a lot of words just repeats but it's a nice ole stool fa sho!
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blstamp5
I never heard this before!.. Master P sampled the intro for Mr. Ice Cream Man.
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Lets understand each other.
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This is a wonderful song
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back in the time when the music ment the world to us songs like this maid the world stand still.
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Yep do that newbirth
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Newbirrhyour songsisdeep
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Old school, love in the red lights,
Block parties, cook outs.. Dammmm I wish to
Live those days again....
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This is real classic right here damn good music form the soul
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Pure x-rate.Naked
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NICE **** #2 LONG"""!!!!!
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Nice just don't hear music like this anymore,.... n i c e music n the late 60s early 70s! keep playing it Thxs:)
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Yougonewbirt h w i t h t h i s s o n g
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Come on Pandora let's do this and sho em how it's done. Yall out there?????
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This is the jam this is called music for winter spring summer fall
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Memories!!!! ! ! , all good!!!
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My love jam
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Love this song, so many memories!!!!
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Love new birth,wild flower!
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Now thats what Im TALKIN about!! This takes me way waaaaaaay back.
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Damn this is real music right here please bring back old schools music not this new bs call R&B smh!!
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If I could have you back we were so like this 93 days you've been gone and I can't understand how people look at me and say its time to move on��no one understood us like we did one another. I will hang on for the grandbabies but I miss you with my soul❤
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Went to their concert on Flint, Mi stayed in the same hotel. I luved the whole Album.
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This song right here, man...whew! The last two minutes make up the baddest adlib of all time.
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OMG!...don't get me started...
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Real S**t
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here it is babe need you baby
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This song makes you want to ummmm!
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Sang the song Ronnie "Wayne" Haynes! Renner when?
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Wonderful music ,,,,,,I wish we had more of that ,,,,,
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Love this!!!!! People were singing then. You can understand each word. It's a beautiful thang.
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Datz da shtye
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Datz dat 1
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