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Otherside Of The Game

Lyrics

Whatcha gonna do when they come for you
Work ain't honest but it pays the bills
What we gonna do when they come for you
Gave me the life that I came to live
full lyrics
Whatcha gonna do when they come for you
Work ain't honest but it pays the bills
What we gonna do when they come for you
Gave me the life that I came to live
full lyrics

Features of This Track

modern r&b stylings
hip-hop influences
a subtle use of vocal harmony
repetitive melodic phrasing
extensive vamping
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
groove based composition
major key tonality
melodic songwriting
brass instrument solos
electric pianos
a smooth female lead vocal
subtle use of strings
political lyrics

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

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Comments

Love this lady.
mssharicejav i e s
Love the message..... d e e p
Work aint honest but it pays the bills
ummnajiyah
100
The best sng eva
One of my fav erykah badu songs
Prefer to listen to Erykah on radio...not live
Can't stand life without ya
So, So, REAL BagLady..... . Keep it Live..... Sista's
If it's raining and you have some Jill Scott and India .arie and some erykah Vaduz and some candles.rela x a t i o n
Raining,cand l e s , J i l l Scott u
Understand the Game
johnnyjunita t e e n w o r k p r o g r a m l a i n c . o r g
This is an avenue criuising ' tune ,,,. Yes it has to b in a real car, like any pre.73 Caddy!
Because i tell him right he thinks im wrong..but i love him strong..stor y of my life Erykah
This song here my every street guy rock with her!
This is a BAD GIRL right her ain't to many that can bring it like her to strong to black to proud u go gurl !x!x!
Luv me sum Erykah B.
She's bout that Life
Love this I respect some of the game
Love me some Erykah Badu...reppi n my state (Texas) and my Alma Mater (Grambling State University)
perfect song to describe loving someone in the game
I know you gotta get your hustle on....so I pray
One of my favs by her
Smooth
Can't nobody mess Ms.Badu.plai n and simple
Neo-Soul Magic!
Tight song.
Monique KEMPER ALL OF U R SO DAM RITE NO MATTER WAT DA SITUATION MAY BE WEN DIS SONG COMES ON NO MATTER IF U R ANGRY UP TIGHT PISSED DA HELL OF AT YO MAN OR SOMEONE WEN SHE STARTS HER SONG U BEGAINS FEELING GRATE DA SITUATION WILL BE UNDER CONTROL AT ONCE AND U HAPPY ALL OVER AGAIN LUV HER SHE IS MY BIG SIS
j_clay13
Yessss. Love it
Sexy Real Woman!!!!
I remember when this album came out. I still jam it.
843660947
Had the pleasure of meeting her in a Dallas Tx grocery store,lol... She signed a $20 bill for me !!! Gotta Love Her ....Very Down 2 Earth :-)
ms.rdsmith
Relaxing,, I enjoyin listening too All her music!
Deep, and honestly beautiful
Smooth as wine
Goood ridin music,this sista got crazy knowledge
Truly can relate!!! His work ain't honest but damn sure pay the bills! Scares the s**t out if me if they come for him, but stand by him and love him strong!
Amazing Erika!
ms.lashea
Much respect well written!!
The greatest
Glass of wine lights down low and this tract. Nothing but relaxation.
One of her best songs she made... You can sit back and just reminiscence of the times when you heard it back in the day.
Beautiful voice...EBad u..know!
On Fall Back Mode everytime i hear this
Work ain't honest but it pays the bills.
Truth!!
Love. This song
can NEVER get enought of this song!
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