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Retrospect For Life

Features of This Track

midwest rap roots
r&b influences
basic rap roots
headnodic beats
straight beats
the use of clean-sounding organs
mellow piano timbre
subtle use of pianos
a dry recording sound
production by a respected producer
lyrics by a famous rap artist

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Comments

Soo deep, s**t touches your soul!
So real
This song makes me cry every time I hear it. I remember having those conversation s and driving to another state so no one would know... then coming to our senses. Took that money and bought clothes, a crib, and diapers. One if the best decisions I ever made.
amazing song
Beautiful! Almost bring a tear to your eye
Common...... . c e r e b r a l
Too deep for you???
Good song but abortion is wrong
It is one of the most relevant songs in my history
Love this song!!
:'(
agabriel1908
this was the first Common song I paid attention to. still hits me when I listen to what he's saying. this is hip hop at its best
willaw2004
Real Talk.
Wow, deep, on time, love it! Common, you are the TRUTH! Lauryn I love you!
See, this is EXACTLY why I LOOVE Common!!!! This is REAL Hip Hop and REAL issue(s) that are affecting the African American/Bla c k community!!! ! I LOOVE this song!!!! The beat is HOT, the flow by Common is tight, and the singing of Lauryn Hill is amazing! LOVE IT!!!! COMMON, MY FAVORITE RAPPER OF ALL TIME!!!!
S**t...
this is serious....
good to hear Lauren Hill again
wow, what a topic to bring to light like this, amazing, thanks for the insight
musicgodslov e
this song is sooo amazing
kimberlysuar e z 8 0 7
wow this song made me want to cry
that's real.
jimmy780 what visual techniques?
To anyone with a child - listen hard to this song and think of yours....
jimmy780
absolutely the reason why Common is such an underrated rapper in Hip Hop. this song pulls emotion out of you like a movie but doesn't have the advantage of visual techniques.
trimar10
this is an awesome song...it should still be in rotation on the radio stations!

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