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I Want To Be Free

Features of This Track

classic soul qualities
gospel influences
repetitive melodic phrasing
extensive vamping
demanding instrumental part writing
a busy horn section
a clear focus on recording studio production
minor key tonality
electric guitar riffs
a smooth male lead vocalist
electric pianos
heartbreaking lyrics
narrative lyrics
vocal harmonies
emphasis on instrumental arranging

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

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Ohio Players and their song Fire brought back memories of basement parties when I was back in the seventies. But the music still sounds even good today in 2016. Keep On Keepin On Ohio Players
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They don't. Make music. Like. That. Any more. What a waste thank God. For. The. 70
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Always did love Ohio Players real music for the ole heads out there
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Jamming at BBQ......... . . O l d School
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For the Groan & Sexy when Kidds went to school to learn Music then put a group together.
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Smooth song
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Love it.
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This is one of the baddest jams around. The drum rhythm is amazing
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Free child. Old school rocks.
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I lluv those players and not to mention tha album covers very exciting
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I have a lot of good memories traveling them highways with my Girlz, getting my money. Times where real Boss!!!
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SHOO SHOO SHOO SHOO
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Soul BBQ.
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1970"s driving thru Hunters Point in San Francisco Ca listening to I want to be free best of times missing that journey of my life
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Back in the day around 1973 at the Capital center in Landover Md. It was a great show by the Ohio Players. .......!Wow. ......!
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Wow that's my song. .......I want to be free. ...........! Party at Man man ...House! The 70s. Cool I will be there.....!
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"I Want To Be Free"Smoove- A s - S i l k
A Caged-Bird Can-Never Fly-Free
True-Love is not love held-under-k e y
H-Town~Rocki n ' ~ W e - A i n ' t - S t o p i n ' - T h a - M u s i c
LOVE+S Disciple*978 * 1 * ~ 9 m 1 4 y ~
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Love it old school
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I love this song ....op...the best!
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Hot hott hotter aw hott like no other word to describe it
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They got into trouble with the. IRS.
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We all need to be free.
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Happy birthday. Ellen!
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Diamond, red berets, Dayton, ohio
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Best mmmmm good
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This it . Free oh yeah!
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I remember this just like yesterday... still is the bomb.
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another awesome R and B who never got the total deserved recognition. Not to mention the cash. And these rappers use beat and music boxes and are millionaires . . . . c r a z y . . . . l e t s get back to real music people!
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Ohio!
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yolanda_tron e
Love
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This fits my life right now, I'm gonna be free!!
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The words are NOT to this song !!! Plz fix this
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redclaydjs
One of THE Greatest Songs ever...whate v e r genre. John 8:31,32 Truth. RedClayDJs
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One of Ohio Players best song ever. No they have not receive recognition they deserved.
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Bringing back some not so serious memories!
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scottfreeney
wrong, wrong, wrong, wrong
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Michael Cooper would do a remake of this track in 1992 with Shoop Shoop(Never Stop Giving You Love)
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mrdaveo8
R U kidding!!! PLEASE GET SOME QUALIFIED FOLKS TO DO THE LYRICS! These are from the rapper Too Shorts remake of the song. Totally wrong! C'mon Pandora!!
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chris.henyar d
The lyrics are wrong.
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I AM FREE!!!!!
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These are not the lyrics to the Ohio Players classic song. The lyrics appear to be from a hip-hop song with the same title - "I Want To Be Free."
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shoo, shoo, shoo, shoo aawh com mon girl one of the tightest slow jams ever
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JUST A GOOD 'OL FASHIONED BEAUTIFUL BALLAD,I NEVER BELIEVED THESE GUYS GOT THE RECOGNITION THEY TRULY DESERVED.
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grm3572004
this was the bomb good music
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i want to be free, i love this song, good singalong.
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I wonder what happen to this band? They are great. Im up dancing right now!!
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classiclms
Real music!
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I LOVE THIS SONG.......

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