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Runaway

Features of This Track

rock & roll roots
mild rhythmic syncopation
acoustic rhythm piano
extensive vamping
intricate melodic phrasing
thru composed melodic style
mixed minor & major key tonality
melodic songwriting
a distinctive male lead vocal
prominent organ
heartbreaking lyrics
emphasis on instrumental arranging

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I love this song. Every year on my birthday my brother-in-l a w would play this for at the radio station he used to work at.
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see Dick fly...see Jane navigate...s e e Spot lick his...ah...P o p s i c l e (Orange or Cherry I hope)...watc h the gang as they land on the 'Runaway'... o o o h . . . s o m e o n e call an ambulance... n o t for the squashed 'Runaway'. who cares about stupid people who jog on runways...no , the ambulance is for poor Spot...he swallowed his Popsicle...J a y D e e T o p G u n . . . F l y i n g Ace of Clubs...stri p clubs..strip malls...stri p mines...an other strip 'stuff' that I can't think of...
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one of my favorites.
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RIP
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How could you not like this song maybe 1961
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Top 5 of my song great sound
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One of great voice all time
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Great keyboards, classic r&r.wrote his own music
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Original version one of the best songs of all time, DelShannon was ahead of his time.
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One of my favorites, a classis!
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I like the Wilburys version of this better
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Oh the keyboards back then . WOW !!
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redlady6969
My era of great music
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Runaway is one of the best song I have heard (:
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what a cool vocal range
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'Runaway'... d i d n ' t Denzil cover this??? (A'trainin'- i n - A ' s p a i n i n ' )
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He died to young was a great performer
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I am only im my 20's but this has been my favorite song since I was little. I love Del Shannon and a lot of other 50's and 60's artista and groups, music today dosent have the same soul anymore.
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Yes, maybe the best R'n'R song of all time. 5 Stars
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Creepy stalker song!
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Quite posssibly the BEST rock song of all time. Love it!
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denpal
Del Shannon was what Rock and Roll was about !!
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Always enjoyed his music
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zahdriver
too bad he had to "walk away"
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guardianange l 3 5 8
Who in their right mind would not LOVE Del Shannon!!!!
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t_heath
Awesome!! Del Shannon had such a great voice, and always seemed to get the right song!!
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steve3691
A true classic!!
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yeah!

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