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The Great Pretender

Lyrics

Oh-oh, yes I'm the great pretender
Pretending that I'm doing well
My need is such I pretend too much
I'm lonely but no one can tell
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Oh-oh, yes I'm the great pretender
Pretending that I'm doing well
My need is such I pretend too much
I'm lonely but no one can tell
full lyrics

Features of This Track

classic soul qualities
rock & roll influences
demanding vocal performances
acoustic rhythm piano
acoustic sonority
a twelve-eight time signature
major key tonality
melodic songwriting
thru composed melodic style
a smooth male lead vocalist
an emotional male lead vocal performance
a prominent saxophone part
heartbreaking lyrics
triple note feel
vocal harmonies

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

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dragonlady60 8 8
JAYD U ARE THE GREAT PRETENDER XOXO
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dragonlady60 8 8
CLASSIC GOLD
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Too real is this feeling of make-believe
Too real when I feel what my heart can't conceal.


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❤️��
I know, I am a pretender too�� I hide too ��. Inside I cry����
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:((((((
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:(((
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My fav---The Awesome Platters!!!
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Kudos to my very favorite " The One and Only Platters" truly "Historic Gems"
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pbsd76
:((
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speaking of 'were'-wolve s . . . I have a Godson who is a were-wolf... d o you you have any idea what it costs me to buy him razors for his birthday?... S c a r y H a r r y
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There is no "were" connected with The Platters! The Platters Rule. They are, timeless. They always will be a favorite to millions of people. They are w/o fail my favorite group! They have it all, which is why every song they sang became a hit. Anyway, yes i love " The Platters"
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On of the greatest all time groups!
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Cwhelle 7100. I have been asking myself the same question forever. The Platters, are( historic greats ). That's IT!!!!
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Such a GREAT sound!!!!!
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TO QUOTE ANOTHER LISTENER M.M.
PLATTERS, YOU ARE TRULY HISTORIC GEMS!!
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Why do I love everything these guys do?!
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So many great songs
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Always, the very BEST!!!!!!!!
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This song, Only You, and many, many other Platters songs will (4ever) be GREATS!!!
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Lovin me some Tony Williams and the PLATTERS
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okay, let's pretend...bu t what?...okay , we can pretend that I'm not such a jerk...okay, that won't work...how about we pretend that food doesn't cost money...that won't work either...we can pretend that were not quite as old as we really are...no, the bones and the rest of the body won't let us do that either...bes t we can pretend is that I didn't post here...close your eyes and I'll go away...not far enough, but away...Prent i o u s P r e t e n d e r J a y
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I love this music. They don't make music like this anymore. Jlandfair
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BENITO BARRETO JIMENES ,.-´+´-., RECORDANDO AQUELLOS AYERES ,.-´+´-., GRACIAS X SER PARTE DE MI ISTORIA ,.-´+´-.,
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okay crunch, let's pretend...
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It'd be interesting if the Pretenders covered this.
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Nice
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What a voice great sounds stays in your head
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Love It!!!
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how apropos.
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R u still around? :"(((
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:'( it hurts <3
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Platters were one the best groups ever!
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:(!
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This song makes me cry..this is the best song ever...
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Things song brings memories :)
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If a song could be more than number 1 this is it.
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Great memories<3
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Classic combination of doo wop, harmony and a great lead singer....
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I love this song a lot and it brings old memories.
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:'(
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This is dancing music from the old days
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love it
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I love it
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Sad s**t ....miss my dad
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memories of afine girl friend I lost
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thank you pandora!
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bill.juell
reminds me of high school in the early seventies whith the resurgence of the 50s music... sweet memories...
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back seat memories from a warm summer night in the early sixties never forgoten
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geromeferrei r a
Great song....
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Oh What a Night is so cool!
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