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The Tears Of A Clown

Lyrics

Now if there's a smile upon my face
it's only there trying to fool the public;
but when it comes down to fooling you,
now honey that's quite a diff'rent subject.
full lyrics
Now if there's a smile upon my face
it's only there trying to fool the public;
but when it comes down to fooling you,
now honey that's quite a diff'rent subject.
full lyrics

Features of This Track

classic soul qualities
danceable grooves
a subtle use of vocal counterpoint
a subtle use of vocal harmony
call and answer vocal harmony (Antiphony)
interweaving vocal harmony
intricate melodic phrasing
demanding instrumental part writing
a busy horn section
groove based composition
major key tonality
a smooth male lead vocalist
a prominent harpsichord part
subtle use of acoustic piano
prominent percussion
heartbreaking lyrics
emphasis on instrumental arranging

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Comments

I don't blame you at all cause I played the fool for you.....
The feeling is mutual I'm not happy either butt I never been with another man since you lived with me in my heart you too haven't cause you have eyes on me? ???
By "FAR" one of my favorite songs if not my favorite song by Smokey Robinson & The Miracles!!!
Its famous Tubby again u brought us motown history u should come out in halloffame
Smokey its famous Tubby i named
My Low rider tears of aclown????
Tears of a clown
Youaresoawes o m e
Hit it
Some 1's all ways a round'
Big bro always watching dough'
Smokeyyourso n g s is hot
It's definitely one of my favorite ##smokey
Ilovethis song
pgrunthalt
Smokey's music never grows old.....Paul G
Yea! Baby!!!.
One of my fav of Smokeys many hits it always seemed he was singing my life thanks smokey
birddog055
just ok
Wow
This composition is genius from lyrics to arrangement to orchestratio n . Awesome.
Let me tell you about this man he is a true gentleman I was fortunate to be his driver when he was in ct for a concert the man you see is the real man not a fake like some god bless smokey
these is the s**t ma husband and i listen to when he was my boyfriend 23 yrs ago we still be jamming these oldies but goodies with ART LABOUE


I love it badly
Love this song
That bassoon, it slays me Every. Time.

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