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Hard Times

Features of This Track

old school roots
east coast rap roots
sparse beats
danceable beats
use of call-and-response vocals
old school raps
clear pronunciation
a repetitive song structure
a tight kick sound
a slow moving bass line
ambient synth textures
a highly synthetic sonority
a dry recording sound
radio friendly stylings
production and lyrics by rap icons

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Comments

WENT NUTS WHEN I 1ST HEARD THIS NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH
No one can't make a song without a old school beat and that's a fact
Everyday of the week
njstizie
Rap music has Evolved in many different aspect. Rap is alive, and it makes Mistakes every now and then but as its parents we forgive and see its natural Pure beauty. Hip hop 4life
Jammin
Like the cream of crop like the crop of the cream. Beating hard times that is my thing
Tavy I'm gonna have to disagree with that. .Curtis blow was the very first solo rapper..afte r he left sugar hill gang. Which was the very first rap group
marty.8230
Real rap music they rap about real shiit not that stupid music we hear these days that rap about s**t
alexander183
Hard times...been their done that. But u know it made me stronger in my life. 'Cause I need that dollar every day of the week. 80'$ forever.Peac e
Tbhx
Like any rapper say ( without run d mc rap wouldn't even b around today..... )
Brain power with heart.card board toting boom box carrying.
Hard times are spreading just like the flu!!!! Yes...nothin g like some Run DMC❌⭕❌⭕
I remember this sh... when it was underground! !!
This is when it was it
this what im talking abou when rap was cool now it just sound like crap littl wayne dosnt have a enought talent to even polish these boys shoes keepin rap real is what thiese boys did keepin it old rap skoolers
hooray 4 awesome old school rap

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