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east coast rap roots
r&b influences
danceable beats
vocal samples
peripheral vocals
emotional rapping
romantic lyrics
violent lyrics
foreign raps
melodic part writing
an electric bass riff
a slow moving bass line
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dswells19
Ha...looks like the end of the rode for you, trite.
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Love this videp
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althelianbri a n
Luv it!
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Song go hard af
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This Brother Here....! YASSSSZ. Let Me Testify. ;)
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1050545921
Love this song
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ms.gunner22
Realest song ever made
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Nice.
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Common is the s**t
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He went hard
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Loveeee it!
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Is this about To Kill A Mockingbird? ? ?
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Love his flow!
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This the jam one of my favorites from Common
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jenniferharr i s 1 9 7 7
this my song
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People actually comment on songs....... . .
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It's about a girl blaming her boyfriend and act innocent but awesome tune:)
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Her Daddy was a Hustler She Love them
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They don't make M.C like that anymore
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MONSTER JAM!!!!
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Just goes to show ya- cant EVER trust a broad to hold it down in the face of interrogatio n -
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The Queen pen ..
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Great, great song and lyrics. The video is great too...
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Follow me on SOUNDCLOUD; hear me sing! Free downloads!! Comment, like, and share with friends while you're there. Follow me here too! I'll be sure to follow back on both. Much Love! @Cleo Li Dean
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Conscious music right here- not a common fan by any means, this the jam tho
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Best song still
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Love it
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This song hella old and i still like it
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Good lyrical artist❤❤
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sadiqsiani
I love this song
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I lovvvee thiss
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They don't make hip hop like this anymore -___- love this song
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neshbradley
Great song Common storytelling was on point!!!
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love the video
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Great Lyricist
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I love this "video" and Common, he is a great lyricist!
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OMGGGGGG!!!! ! I LOOOVE THIS SONG BY COMMON!!!! This song is TIIIGHT!!!! One of my favorite songs by Common, who is a REAL rapper!!!! I also LOOOVE this video which includes Taraji P. Henson! Common is my FAVORITE rapper!!!

@Jezabel.77: This song IS NOT crap, it's called REAL rapping(Hip Hop) in which I'm sure you probably don't really know anything about!!!! STOP HATING b/c he's a CHI-TOWN rapper!

CHI-TOWN REPRESENT!!! ! (COMMON!!!!) =)
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watch the video.
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llee61
i'm groovin, he's a cutie. lol
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common is a great storyteller.
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kewl song
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i really like dis one. common is amazing forsure ^__^
<3
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Common is still bangin. Look for "BNE" or on myspace.com/ b n e m a r x m e n
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Common is one of the most underrated artist on the planet. Common is the apitome of Hip-Hop.
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okay from day one this is a winner common rocks always will,this song when you get where he is going is so insightful.. . I ' m always so fulfulled by these lyrics and the beat are a syphony togetheri know this song is sorta old but everytime i hear it, i like it more
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edwnc
Crazy song...makes me wonder how often this has really happened...
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The more I hear this song....the more i realize how nice is common....he still spits fire!
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Love the imagery used in the song! Vividly articulated and emotionally conveyed, a great song!

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