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I've Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now) (Live)

on Otis! The Definitive Otis Redding Cd 1

Lyrics

There were time and you want to be free
My love is growing stronger, as you become a haven to me
Oh I've been loving you a little too long
I don't want to stop now, oh
full lyrics
There were time and you want to be free
My love is growing stronger, as you become a haven to me
Oh I've been loving you a little too long
I don't want to stop now, oh
full lyrics

Features of This Track

classic soul qualities
a twelve-eight time signature
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
a busy horn section
thru composed melodic style
major key tonality
an emotional male lead vocal performance
a gravelly male vocalist
prominent organ
romantic lyrics
triple note feel

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

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Comments

Damn drugs stole a great one way to soon ! So thankful for what he shared with us.
What an Amazing song, the lyrics are paramount! please.....
Love this song remind me of my nene so much
Love this song
What a legendary artist
He never died.
Otis was soul personified. . . w h a t a damn shame he died so young
My mommy played Otis everytime she would comb my hair....I love you mommy...
Love Otis, please play more.
R.i.p. my friend
This. I's how. I feel. Jose
Please play more. I luv this!
Great song!
Otis u get me every time!!!!! Keep it comn.
divax17
Omg you feel his singing in your soul.
joseph.pierc e
Good God Almighty, this song stops me on whatever Im doing and makes me listen.
99023596
Tell 'em, Otis, so many different ways.
People can't say it like that anymore
People can't sing like anymore
Incredible. I love this <3 this live version too. His voice has soo much soul and emotion. Legendary!
AWSOME
Smooth...
ebstudio6
don't make me stop now
Can't touch that. Ever.
brendatapia
Otis was one of the most spiritual people I know. I've Been Loving You Too Long To Stop Now can be taken in a physical romantic way OR it can describe our longing and need for God.
Otis IS/WAS/WILL ALWAYS BE the MAN.
AWESOME!!!
LOVE LOVE LOVE this song
tedbujalski
...Tina Turner sings a strong version in the 'stones movie ' Gimme Shelter'.... .
moneymatters 1 8
i love this song and for some reason it brings tears to my eyes everytime i hear it
I wish a man would profess his love to me the way Otis is singing, with such intensity... making me believe every single word.
WOW
tclarkemobil e
damn...for me,,nothin even comes CLOSE to this...AMEN! !

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