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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

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

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

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Comments

Rapper Delight! ! On an on on an on!!
Q-vo old skool simon
True pioneers of hip hop before they're was a Jay z real s**t
Hot damn! 14mins!
Hot damn! 13mins!
Ayyy now this is real hip hop!
Allllllllrig h t Now Dam How Many Times I Danced To This Cut In The Club Fun Times Wonderful And Peaceful Memorie's Listening To This Song Love My Sugarhill Gang Lets Go Pandora Rock What You Say !!!!!!!!!!!!
I didn't remember how LONG this rap is! Lol
I cant believe i still remember EVERY word of these raps
I LOVE MY OLD SCHOOL IT'S BETTER THEN THIS NEW RAP BACK THEN IT WAS NO VIOLENCE OR HOW YOU LOOK DANCE IS AND ALWAYS BE THE BATTLE FOR FAME AND LOVE.
This is awesome.
This song is sooooooooooo o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o i o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o long
I love this song it's funny
Old school baby, you can't get no better than the Sugar Hill Gang.
Old school rap is the best!!
Hotel motel holiday inn
I'm only 13 but old school. Rap songs are ALOT better than the rap now rap now is just cursing
I just try rapping to the lyrics of Rapper's Delight. I can personally say this suburban girl can't rap :-)
The best rap so g ever. Will definitely get the party started! Especially on karaoke.
Awesome
My favorite song on this radio
This is from kangaroo jack movie...lol. . . u s e to be my ringback tone
Where it all began... Still remember when this song came out when I was a little girl. It was played so much in my home!
bigblue91
Nice!!
Worlds best 14 min rap
dtholr
Good times...thes e are all good times. Damn wrong song
Grown Folk Music Ya Wit Me LOL In My Day Can Ya Dig It Sugarhill Gang Still Love Them Today 2-3-2014. !!!!!!!
Aaaahhhheeee e a a a a a a h . This is classic
#stayclassy
Awesome
Love this song but omfg it's so long!!!
Delightful.
I said a hip hop the hippie to the hip hip hop and you don't stop
w.gallegos
Even the white boya were popping and locking . This was the s**t ans atill iz.what up john mcneil wherever u are
this BEAT!!!!! Killing me at work!
Love this song
Love My Old School Hip Hop Sugarhill Gang Use To Cut That Rug Up In The Club Off Of This Cut Here !!!!!!!!!
This beat has rocked non stop for the past 7 minutes.
I am popping my a** off old school rocks
say what???
Awwww Shucks Now I sure remember dancing to this at the club the long versión at that Yuupp and I use to love the Video to this song and I use to love to see the Sugarhill Gang sing this on Soul Train Allll Yale real and possitive rap Yessss !!!!!
Love it hahah
A song this long... REAL RAPP, REAL TALK.
Real talk ! This song started and when you sang it you better have good lungs cuz it's almost 15 min long!!!!! B.
Taste like wood!!!
The 1st rap song I ever learned the words to
This s**t bump
The longest rap song ever'
kotverge
Lets face it you don't stop the groove that makes your body rock am I right or am I right
long yo that was rap music back in the day.
Yo I just love old school rap music
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