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Independence Day

Features of This Track

country roots
a subtle use of vocal harmony
extensive vamping
major key tonality
a vocal-centric aesthetic
an emotional female lead vocal performance
slide guitars
electric pianos
acoustic rhythm guitars
classic rhodes sound
narrative lyrics

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Happy fourth of July Taylor swift and yes she's my friend
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Love ti
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Billy. Ray. Cyrus's
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I love martina McBrides version a whole lot better
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flashingstre a k s
Doesn't sound voice
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i love this song and she rocks
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:D
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Love it :d
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Nobody can sing as good as Carrie Underwood.
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This is the best song ever! Either Martina McBride or Carrie can sing this and it's still AMAZING!!! :) anybody but Taylor Swift can sing this song and its good!
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Her voice does not have the depth that Martina's does for this song. Good version though, but I do prefer Martina's.
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Amazing!! She puts Martina to shame singing this!
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I have to agree with foreverme731 , that it is an excellent song no matter who sings it !
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yeah martina's song.but good no matter whos singing it!!
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Martina did it better...but frankly I don't know how any even slightly talented singer could mess up this amazing song.
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i have never heard martinas version of it
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I personally LOVE Carrie Underwood, but I have to agree. Martina OWNED this song. Carrie Underwood is a great singer as well. I love them both :) There's nothing wrong loving them both!
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I just listen to this song thought man this is a bad recording of Martina, then I looked and its Carrie. Carries has a good strong voice but I just realize Martina is much stronger. Thank god it was not Martina, because like I said its sounded like a bad recording.
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rr.norton
Y would she remake such a great song?! Martina owns this one!
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I concur. Great song but Martina's is waaaaaaaaaaa a a y better.
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exboatgirl
Great song - I agree Carrie sings it so well, but it's Martina's song from start to finish.
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mgw616
I don't listen to C&W often but this song in particular is a good one. Carrie does a good job but Martina owns it!
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love the song
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Don't feel the goosebumps with Carrie, I feel with Martina during the chorus 'Let Freedom Ring..."
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I think the song is about a abusuve father and a scared mom who torched the house and her and her husbund and sent the girl to the orphanege.
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Sad but Cool
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Can't compete with Martina Carrie!!! Sorry!
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i think taylor swift is way better:P
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She doesn't do near as good as Martina McBride
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perrysummers
u love carrie underwood she is so pretty and she has an amazing voice
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dodie-bird
I thought Martina McBride sang this........ w h o was it orginally by?
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brej939
I like both versions. That it has been redone is a tribute to the message of the song
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the picture on her album makes her look fat (she isn't).
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this song is the best ever
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kaweekawee16 dosen't know good music.
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kaweekawee16
Oh Please! Martina Mcbride is a good singer.. but ur going over board there kethery... Carrie is so amazing!!!
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i love this song!!!!!
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grrr kethery it does not and anyway Carrie would not kill a cat lol
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septery
Martina McBride sings this song, and Carrie ruins it. Her voice makes it sound like she is trying to kill a cat.
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lol i no demi i love this too
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i love this song, didnt martina mcbride sing it? anyhow, i hate that picture of her up there. UGH. it makes her look ugly (which shes not)
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I think that Carrie did a fantastic job on this song. People need to stop comparing her to Reba or Martina. There is a huge difference and maturity!
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kristawolcot t
MUCH prefer Martina!!!
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melaniebeth1 9 8 3
Reba doesn't sing this. Martina McBride does. And she does it much better.
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It took me a while for it to register that this was not Reba. While they are both very different artists, they are both extremely talented and sing this song with ferver and passion
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Carrie Underwood is definately blessed..oh how she can sing and as my favorite song of all time she does it so marvelously! ! ! ! ! M a k e s me want to take lessons at my age of 59 to be able to hyptonize people like she does with her song and her singing...sh e is an ARTIST for sure!!!!!!!! littleironfi s t
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alainahobbs_ 2 0 1 1
Reba McEntire's version is much, much better. Reba's voice is more powerful and her maturity comes through, while Carrie sounds too young to sing this.

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