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Breakadawn

Lyrics

Ah one two, ah one two

Breakadawn, breakadawn
Ah one two, ah one two

I was born in the Boogie Down catscan
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Features of This Track

east coast rap roots
funk influences
danceable beats
syncopated beats
funk beats
swingin' beats
consistent rhyme patterns
vocal samples
clear pronunciation
clean lyrics
a repetitive chorus
use of modal harmonies
the use of chordal patterning
an acoustic bass riff
a busy bass line
use of electric pianos
the heavy use of funk samples
subtle electric piano riffs
a dominant rap delivery
production and lyrics by rap icons

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

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A Classic(M.J. ) sampled into another Classic thats true Hip Hop!! De La Soul is Alive!!
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Ahhh those glory days. De La with a throwback sureshot still relevant today.
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Used Biz Markie's "ah one two ah one two
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Nigkcuf up our sneakers on the wet grass
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Ooooh yeaaaa nice flow
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This is true classic, great up-beat hip hop! Love these dudes music! What up De La Soul!
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comixfan72
Yes sir Feel good. Mace is Tre Mason's Dad. These dudes came out my junior year of high school. True innovators. A totally different vibe compared to other groups then, and even now.
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De La Soul has such great flow, love it.
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1,2 1,2 this sample is Michael Jackson love the bass line this a classic
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Looks like the middle guy is related to tre mason
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I'm very young but I still love this incredible rap delivery
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Makes me nod my head back & forth!! Yes yes!!
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Why can't hip hop still be this good?
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Omg
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It sound like De La Soul sampled Michael Jackson I Can't Help It song. Luv the song by the way.
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Louie it's a lil bit of both lmao I'm on da same level ;)-~
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All time classic Luv it one luv!
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Tony. T Chicago
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r.linen4
Classic ..........
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I bow to these lyrics
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I was there from the beginning Me, Myself, & I
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these boys could flow.
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Brilliance!! !
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Is that mj in the background? Kinda hard to tell in my opinion
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Hot track.dis joint takes me back!!!!!
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Classic de la
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MJ I Can't Help It in the background makes this song awesome!
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Great MJ remake!!!!! one of the best!
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This is an awesome track.one of my favorites from de la soul.
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I like the classic Michael Jackson loop in the background.
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Either the song is ill, or the trees I just blew are super danky, but this song just makes me feel like life isnt all bad...

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