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It's Been A Long Time (Suave House Mix)

Features of This Track

hardcore rap influence
west coast rap roots
east coast rap influences
funk influences
heavy backbeat
danceable beats
syncopated beats
funk beats
consistent rhyme patterns
vocal samples
rhythmically complex rapping
clear pronunciation
lyrics about the rap industry
boastin' lyrics
a repetitive song structure
a bumpin' kick sound
prominent percussion fills & solos
subtle use of turntables
a dry recording sound
lyrics by a rap icon

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My music. Tony. T.
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Rakim is the when comes to lyrical skills
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saints70.jt
Rakim has always rock the mic one of the coldest, no doubt
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tizmeyall
Hands-down, the Coldest, Baddest Lyricist EVER,,,, and EVER WILL BE...
He could come back right now and SMASH whoever / however/ whenever...
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RAKIM IS THE MUTHA' F**KIN' KING !!! BELIEVE THAT !!!!
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Rakim is the best emcee ever. No other emcee comes comes close when it comes to lyrics and this song is just an example of is dopeness.

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