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

Lyrics

"It's been a long time"
"It's been a long time"
"It's been a long time"
"It's been a long time"
full lyrics
"It's been a long time"
"It's been a long time"
"It's been a long time"
"It's been a long time"
full lyrics

Features of This Track

hardcore rap influence
west coast rap roots
east coast rap influences
funk influences
danceable beats
heavy backbeat
syncopated beats
funk beats
consistent rhyme patterns
vocal samples
rhythmically complex rapping
clear pronunciation
boastin' lyrics
lyrics about the rap industry
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

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

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Comments

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