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Rapper's Delight

Lyrics

[Chorus]
I said a hip, hop, the hippie, the hippie
To the hip hip-hop, and you don't stop
The rock it to the bang-bang, boogie say "up jump"
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[Chorus]
I said a hip, hop, the hippie, the hippie
To the hip hip-hop, and you don't stop
The rock it to the bang-bang, boogie say "up jump"
full lyrics

Features of This Track

old school roots
club rap roots
latin influences
funk influences
disco influences
party jam style
beats made for dancing
consistent rhyme patterns
a poetic rap delivery
clear pronunciation
gritty vocal style
upbeat lyrics
party rhymes
boastin' lyrics
use of modal harmonies
the use of chordal patterning
backbeat handclaps
a dominant bass riff
percussion layers
subtle use of piano riffs

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

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Damn i wasnt alive back then but. I was raised rite and i know that this the real rap and da stuff now adays is garbage
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Was it one of these guys who wAs

choking on some chicken, then, an

L.A.P.D. Officer that's Los Angeles

Police Department Officer saved his

Life recently ?
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So much Superman references in the 70s-80s
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Love this song and that bass����happ y holidays everyone!
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I love that song
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Happy Holidays!
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dragonlady60 8 8
HAPPY HOLIDAYS EVERYONE BE SAFE
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dragonlady60 8 8
FUN SHT######!!! ! ! ! ! !
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dragonlady60 8 8
I love these GUYS
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dragonlady60 8 8
EXCELLANT RAPP
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This is some crazy s**t my brother listen to back n the day I do appreciate now even death metal the s**t
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Day were flowing
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This was back when rap was rap
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One of the best raps ever...
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Rappers delight was tha Jam.the longest rap ever done in the music industry today there no group that can touch this olde skool classic.
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dragonlady60 8 8
olsk Rap the best
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Is this song, in which one of the fellers


was saved by a police officer about

two weeks ago ? Well , a dude was

dying. Then a police officer saved his

Life, don't know details ? Hmmmm
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MOVIE : BEAT STREET

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⚡️♦️⚡️♦️⚡️♦️
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Dat ol thang LOL :)
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Awesome music
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cheryllbentl e y
No talk of killin, Bs or Hs!
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Did not make sounds like that anymore
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i love this song
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SugarHill no doubt!!
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this song is always stuck in my head
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bgundersen88
This is where rap music started... best song ever
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Longest son ever and word by word there very little duplication of lyrics. Now that's what I call a real rapper.
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I love this song
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#1 pandora.
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rjohnson4923
AWESOMNESS!!
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Rapper's Delight is where the word rap came from. :)
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This is the best rappers
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Loved it back then,love it still now.
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Damn, the creativity of these rhymes is what today's music is missing. These brothers was just rocking the mic, nothing more nothing less.
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Now that's rap
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Still best rapper's 37yrs later
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rreeggaall
Look at the length of the lyrics. Crazy! Now a days artist try to get away with two or three catchy phrases and a hook
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15 minutes isn't long enough
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Damn good rap right here
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davidcollis7 7
Little worm, super sperm. Not clean rap lol.
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dragonlady60 8 8
REAL RAP
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How we go from this to the crap we have today?
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14 and 1/2 minutes of originality
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Great running song
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This that work
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Dam 69
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The shyte
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Timeless hip-hop! Better than most rap nowadays...
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This is still the s**t will always love this song!!
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