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Hard Times (No One Knows Better Than I)

Lyrics

My mother told me, before she passed away
Said son when I'm gone don't forget to pray
'Cause there'll be hard times, hard times, oh yeah
Who knows better than I?
full lyrics
My mother told me, before she passed away
Said son when I'm gone don't forget to pray
'Cause there'll be hard times, hard times, oh yeah
Who knows better than I?
full lyrics

Features of This Track

classic soul qualities
blues influences
jazz influences
intricate melodic phrasing
acoustic rhythm piano
thru composed melodic style
acoustic sonority
major key tonality
a prominent saxophone part
the subtle use of a horn section
sad lyrics
a laid back swing feel

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

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Ray will always be my bes
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Baby Ray the best
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If peeos know life story of RAY, blind at young age, loved his moms, then heroin addicted, but became a wonderful, wonferful respected artist. Luv Ray!
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Ray Charles, will Always BE at the TOP of my FAVORITE List Of Vocal Artists. Such Class!! ❤️❤️✨✨❤️❤️
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Lord knows this song the truth! Sing Ray sing!
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saxxyness
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mbb30705
I love Ray...he can sing about anything!!! This is great <3
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tmoore0473
man i love this song. Speak brother speak!!!!
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THIS SONG IS SO TRUE!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! WHAT A GREAT ARTIST!!!!

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