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That's The Way of the World

Features of This Track

classic soul qualities
funk influences
disco influences
heavy use of vocal harmonies
repetitive melodic phrasing
extensive vamping
demanding instrumental part writing
a clear focus on recording studio production
paired vocal harmony
major key tonality
string section beds
melodic songwriting
orchestral arranging
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
an electric guitar solo
a smooth male lead vocalist
an emotional male lead vocal performance
electric pianos
emphasis on instrumental arranging
heavy instrumental improvisation

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the best music in the 70 ds
One of my earliest .memories deals with this song around 75' I had to be around 2. Such a calming piece of Genius in the form of a song!!!
gsschafer1
Earth, Wind & fire - good memories!!! I love listening to them !!
This is the best of the earth,wind fire...I Love that song bring back memories of the good old days.and that was the way of the world....
jeamos302
For all of us who grew up listening to the 70's, we have memories to every song, some good, and some bad. I loved them days.
patjonrid3
This song always brings tears to my eyes when it begins---but in good way,you know? Good feelings, love this group!!!
Love Earth Wind and Fire. My mom you to blast us out of bed bright and early Saturday to clean the house before we take a road trip. Nothing but fun times we went everywhere she could think of. She would fry chicken load up on the fruits and drinks . Don't forget potato salad and just drive
gsschafer1
Love this song, it takes me back to good times!!! GS & SS
shannamajor5 1 7
Sooooo smooth,posit i v e , uplifting. Need more music like this today. Reminds me of the good old days as a little girl.
Way cool
THESE LYCRIS R THE BOMB
DEDICATED 2 MOMS
Love this song <3333333
"That's The Way Of The World"Smoove - G r o o v e
Those Who Bite Shall Be Bitten
Those Who Never Bite Shall Be
Eaten And Casted To The Wayside
H-Town~Rocki n ' ~ W e - A i n ' t - S t o p i n ' - T h a - M u s i c
LOVE+S Disciple*978 * 1 * 3 1 k ~9m14y~
lina0911
Love Love Love this song
Love their music so smooth an soulful wish they had cme to New Zealand
Love This Song <3 = )
Smooth
todd100brink s
Its credible how this song brings back happy memories seemingly happier times.
Incredibly talented
Reminds me of down in the basement with the blue light party ����
Love this song
Fave group of all time...Ewf.. h i Philip
The good old ... Days. Wow..
Plant your flowers
YEAH IN MY YOUNGER DAYS MY AUNT LINDA AND HER HUSBAND JAMES PATTERSON ALWAYS JAMS,THE ISLEY BROTHERS AND THE EARTH WIND&FIRE ALL THE TIME,IN THERE ORANGE AND WHITE ROAD RUNNER...
The Best ever!!!!!!!! ! Earth Wind & Fire!!!!!!!! !
Now this the part of the song when the "HOLY" takes the throne..... So ambitious to bring a melody here!!
EWF Great group great songs
Love it : )
Old school 4 life!!!
Nothing but Good Music
oh man, these cats are just the best!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !
rosalvavelas c o 6 5
So 80's!!!!!!!! Great song!!!!!
So smooth, what a great song
That's the way of the world....... h i philipxo
The greatest band and group in the worldxoxox!
Nothing like getting UR day started to some EWF
zaypantoja16
Thinking of you bro R.I.P
jwilliby8
Sweet
Nothing better for the heart and soul gotta luv it
Nothing profound song just makes me happy
zaypantoja16
Reminds me of my brother
That's sooo true.....lov e this
Favorite earth wind & fire song
rudysqueen
My old school days come 2 life again.
Plant your flower and watch it grow!!
Ewf......... . . . t h a t ' s the way of eorkdt...... s t a y young at heart....... . . . . . . !
I listen to ewe everyday!
My fave...Ewf.. . t h e best....hi Philipxoxo
I'm soooooo stuck in this pass the best music ever lol
Sing a message loud & clear
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