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Son Of A Preacher Man

Lyrics

Billy Ray was a preacher's son
And when his daddy would visit he'd come along
When they gathered around and started talkin'
That's when Billy would take me walkin'
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Billy Ray was a preacher's son
And when his daddy would visit he'd come along
When they gathered around and started talkin'
That's when Billy would take me walkin'
full lyrics

Features of This Track

classic soul qualities
a subtle use of vocal harmony
a busy horn section
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
major key tonality
electric pianos
a smooth female lead vocal

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

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alexandraabe l l a 1 7
❤❤❤❤❤
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Gotta love 'em....& I do!!
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rp_74_miner
26 June 2016: Released November 8, 1968, ...
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yup..:-)
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Loving it
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Cypress Hill stole the beat at the beginning
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I was in love with the daughter of a preacher man...his prayer book didn't scare me, but his 12 gauge shot-gun sure did...
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See....
Here's another one of those AMAZING songs!! Good find, Rabbit!! LOL

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Loving it
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Gotta luv 'em!! I do.. ❤❤❤ ;) ;)
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Luv, son of a preacher man!
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Brilliant move to bring a remarkable British pop singer to Memphis and record a soulful,very American album.
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The only one who could ever teach me.... So I married him. AMEN! ;-) ;-) ;-) ❤❤❤
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British chick got PLENTY Soul. S**t Quincy Jones wouldn't have dealt with her otherwise. Great subdued feel. Music's OUTTASITTE,
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Singing her heart out. The beautiful Dusty!!
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Tell it dusty!
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& td on 150 (regretfully )
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pbsd76
:)))
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Watch them type exciting
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All Hail the Queen of Blue Eyed Soul.
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Tempo 181 or 91; 5 stars
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yes he was:-)
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Great voice...Grea t song:)
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Very nice Easter morning jam . very nice
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Son Of A Preacher Man was released as a single on November 8th, 1968.
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alexandraabe l l a 1 7
Love this song
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Good song..n NO I don't want want no love from NO man!!
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Great song!
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we're pregnant
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jbyrne70
This song reminds me of Pulp Fiction and Cypress Hill's song Hits from the Bong.
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REMINDS ME OF PULP FICTION..... X C E P T - I DOING,,NO DOPEXXXXXXXX X X X X X X O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O O
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aint it always the way. them children of preachers are always the slickest.
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THE ONLY ONE WHO COULD....... . . . . . . . E V E R REACH ,,,ME....was the SON of a PREACHER MAN-xxxxxxxx x x . o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
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Awesome music and love this song. Music lover Pam Gooch
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Happy birthday. Ellen!
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This is the song Jan sang in her baby shower on The Office omg
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Great classic..... . . . . . .
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Hits from the bong
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I don't why people repeat the phrase, "blue eyed soul"? It sound good no matter who sang it. TheBritish had great soul singers, so did white folk in Murica!
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Bren there done that
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One of the few songs that clicked with me when I was a kid...
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I used to play this one at my computer desk every Friday afternoon before strutting out of the office. :)
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jeremy.benso n 5
I used to really like this song until the gay guy at Starbucks destroyed this song by singing along with it! Nice guy but come on man! Let Dusty to her thing:)
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Better get your facts straight. John Hurley/Ronni e Wilkins wrote this song!!!
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twojnar7
This was in pulp fiction & glad it was; otherwise I wouldn't know this sassy/sultry tune !
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I remember this song!
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Always think of Pulp Fiction when I hear this song. :)
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Hey c...inhale, exhale, i just got an ounce in the mail
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carlaa27
Amazing song!
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Few people notice that the opening cords to this song are used in the opening of Cypress Hill's song, 'Hits from the Bong.'
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