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Young Turks

Lyrics

Billy left his home with a dollar in his pocket and a head full of dreams.
He said somehow, some way, it's gotta get better than this.
Patti packed her bags, left a note for her momma, she was just seventeen,
There were tears in her eyes when she kissed her little sister goodbye.
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Billy left his home with a dollar in his pocket and a head full of dreams.
He said somehow, some way, it's gotta get better than this.
Patti packed her bags, left a note for her momma, she was just seventeen,
There were tears in her eyes when she kissed her little sister goodbye.
full lyrics

Features of This Track

disco influences
a subtle use of vocal harmony
repetitive melodic phrasing
mixed minor & major key tonality
an electric guitar solo
a dynamic male vocalist
narrative 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

Yeah!
One of his best for sure
This song got me through high-school. Love u rod
Great song! I'm looking at the album cover and is the duster in the background supposed to be the shadow of his hair? Its kinda funny!
Great memories of this song - senior year high school,1982, me and my then boyfriend now husband!
george.r.mil l s
No comments yet?? Well let me just say I really like this song although it does make me little uncomfortabl e .

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