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Chain Gang

Lyrics


interspersed with (hooh! aah! hooh!)
I hear somethin' sayin'

(hooh! aah!) (hooh! aah!)
full lyrics

interspersed with (hooh! aah! hooh!)
I hear somethin' sayin'

(hooh! aah!) (hooh! aah!)
full lyrics

Features of This Track

classic soul qualities
mild rhythmic syncopation
acoustic sonority
repetitive melodic phrasing
interweaving vocal harmony
extensive vamping
major key tonality
a smooth male lead vocalist
subtle use of strings
subtle use of acoustic piano
prominent percussion
sad lyrics
vocal harmonies

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

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Love you
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Cool Hand Luke! Great music.
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what we have here Ellen is a problem to communicate. . . I say, a problem to communicate. . . m y gramps was on one and when he first got there he was given a terrible time by the gang Boss...(hold your nose)...yes, my poor Grand Paw-Newman.. . ( I warned you)...KoolH a n d J a y l u k e
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Hey Jay have you ever worked on a chain gang?
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I don't work on the highways but, I drive them too much for one man just to go to work.
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My mom loves this man so much!! When I was little she was so sad when he passed!!! She told me that Sam Cooke has such a great voice & that his songs meant so much to her!!!! Sam you are in my heart now!!!!!!!yo u will live in our hearts forever!!!!! Thank you for your music!!!' God bless!!!!! RIP......... , , , , ,
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allen2642
Charlie Sheen in Cadence!! Awesome movie....fun song!
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This version sounds too fast.
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My favorite song from sam cooke
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<3
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I know some of his songs and like them because they are classic. However, very little is known about Sam Cooke. He actually invented soul!
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Cool Hand Luke
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Never get tired of this song :)
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I love Sam Cook music ...
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callate ALL PRAISEthi n that go yake a chill pill//the whole bottle,no ay pedo.knock yourself out pintlo
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jmart933
I LOVE SAMS MUSIC!
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memoriers of a time i'd like to fotget but still idig this tune
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reed.maurice 7 9
love this station
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derrickcobb1 9
Classic
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cellis581
love it every time i hear it!
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Prison level 3 at LCCF, 2 RCC,FARM 1, strange they were willing to become my soldiers, why clue I don't rule and I have consideratio n shell shock!
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folger369
smoothsoulso u n d , mmmm......
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This song can meen so many different things to so many different people,but right now to me it meens its my time. Get on board!
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Been a loooong time since I've heard this one. Definitely a great one though love it still!
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Love this song. Haven't heard it in a long time.
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sammy u da man ...

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