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Do What I Gotta Do

Lyrics

I've been feeling lately like being single or just alone,
to get into myself
Love ain't easy, it can be crazy games that we play,
Sometimes the rules have to change
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I've been feeling lately like being single or just alone,
to get into myself
Love ain't easy, it can be crazy games that we play,
Sometimes the rules have to change
full lyrics

Features of This Track

modern r&b stylings
mild rhythmic syncopation
a vocal-centric aesthetic
major key tonality
string section beds
a breathy male lead vocalist
use of ambient synths
subtle use of fender rhodes
heartbreaking lyrics
vocal harmonies

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

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Old school...
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I love this song i had one of the badis girl friends
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lizabdiaz
♡♡
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Classic
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Love this song man soooo much man Dang!!!
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Love this so many memories
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I'M GONNA TAKE ME AH GORGEOUS QUEEN 2SEE DAT NEW MOVIE....IT' S GONNA BE AH GOOD1 MANE I FEEL LIKE Y'ALL GOT ME THREW AH LOT....I GOT GROOVING 2 ALL Y'ALL JAMZ FROM MY DEAR MAMA...Y'ALL KEEP DA JUICE FLOW'N..
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Keep on singing to soul's that hear ur vocal talent!!! Hold that note brother, hold that note forever!!!!
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My jam
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The best breakup song!!!��
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Classic soul
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Do what I gotta do by ralph tresvant I love you ralph u came to Indianapolis ' s Indiana 2 tms and you guys brought down the house as always your biggest fan jenny b love you guys god bless yall
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Noooo work things out :(
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laughing_man 4 5
Do what you gotta do. Break up, go to the clinic, get checked out, move on.
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dmvmstwinkle s 5
That's right! The best thing is for us to be apart!!!!!
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Agreed. It should be a female version of this song
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But It's Hard To Live A Lie ...... You Betta Tell Her A** Ralph lol!!! :)
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I wanted to be like him
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Love Ralph Tresvant Voice And I Love This Favorite Old School Cut Do What I Gotta Do This Song Is Sad But It's Sooo Pretty And Has Meaning To It Been There Done This !!!!!
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I don't wanna see her cry
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Love me some New Edition my favorite Ralph Tresvant and Johnny Gill old school music shame we dont hear music like this this is a sad song but its pretty !!!!!
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BEST THING FOR US TO BE APART "IM JUST BEING HONEST"HA
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This is Tiger ,he one of my all time faverite vocolist
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This song takes me back to the seventh grade when music had soul and meaning something u could slow crews groove and sang too ( sang is different than sing, sang got soul heart)! My grandma was still alive when this came out I miss her
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I love his swag he still looks good and love this song
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This song WAS AND STILL IS the JAM!!
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Kayla6485 Ralph was just being honest with the girl he look so good in person when he came to shreveport the new edition crew Ralph do what u gotta do !!!
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THIS IS A NON-STOP JAM!!!
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I SO LOVE THIS SONG!!!...TR U E LYRICS
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The song is so true......
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Wow! Never really listened to the words until today. He is so right. Dont play games.
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I love this song
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This song bring back so many memories.
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Love this song
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ms.morris38
I love this song because if you are going through something and its just best to let the person know that you got to find you meaning yourself instead of going on much respect for Ralph real man ans true gentleman
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this is for those that mean something too someone important? <
so find someone who islike my wifee Otessa
BR>
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bey2019
I've been feelin lately like being single or just alone...to get in to myself.
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Love it!!
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New Jack Swing
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careergirl64
the hardest thing to realize is that sometimes people grow apart-
he says- I love the girl I know but its best to let her go- lett her down easy- gotta respect that.
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Gotta do whatcha gotta do.
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ksarabell
Why you gotta break her heart? Just be a better man.......
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gwapolalaki
New Edition Rocks!
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it be that way sometime

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