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Where is Chris brown from?

Where is Chris brown the famous American artist from. His music genre is R&B and Hip Hop, sang "with you"
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Giant Steps are what you take…

The Police song "Walking on the moon" starts with the lyrics: Giant steps are what you take, walking on the moon. Apart from the lyrical connection, is there any musical connection (...
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Where is Fat Joe from?

Where fat Joe the famous American rapper comes from. His musical genre is rap, sang make it rain.
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Looking for recordings of Nina Simone solo playing piano and singing

I'm interested to listen to Nina Simones piano playing, and I'm looking for songs or albums on which she plays solo, just singing and accompanying herself on piano. Which are there (if any)?
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Is this a spam track on Spotify?

Recently, Spotify included a track in my Discover Weekly playlist that has left me puzzled: Häx – Divin temo, The Dø I'm a fan of The Dø, which I assume triggered the algorithm to recommend this track....
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What is the difference between 'remix' and 'arrangement'?

So I'm probably doing myself a disservice but according to a quick search on wikipedia... An arrangement "is a musical adaptation of an existing compositition.... may include reharmonization, ...
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What's the source of the sample at the beginning of Moss Icon's "Hate in me"?

I can find the lyrics sung in the song at Genius.com but what's the source of the sample at the beginning of "Hate in me"? I can't even understand all of it.
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Prince 2004 performance during "While my guitar gently weeps" -- live or pre recorded?

I'm a big fan of this video "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" with Prince, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne and Steve Winwood The cherry on the cake is Prince's guitar solo from 3:28 . However - I'm not ...
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Which are the leading genres of the latin "genre"?

According to Music Genres , the latin "genre" is the third most popular genre worldwide in Youtube Music . But the latin "genre" isnt a real genre, but an amalgamation of many very ...
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T99 - Anasthasia what is the vocal saying around 2:30 into the track?

There is a break and the vocal is saying something in a language I'm not sure what it is. I would like to understand what it is.
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How did Spotify get all the music?

It seems that pretty much all music with any amount of popularity (at least here in the West) is available to be played on Spotify, unless someone has explicitly removed their songs - but notable ...
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L'Ópéra, season 1, episode 1 - piano and chords music piece (at 27:54)

I would like to know what is the song that plays at instant 27:54 of the episode 1 of season 1 of L'Ópéra TV series. You can watch it here (note that the streaming is from a public portuguese TV ...
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Looking for rare solo Neil Peart studio recording

Back in the late 80s I had a 45' which came as some sort of bonus with some other purchase (I'm drawing a blank on what that was) which was a solo song that Neil Peart recorded using a variety of ...
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Mistake In Beatles song "Don't Let Me Down" Keyboard part

Don't let me down is a classic, but at minute 1:53 you can hear a tritone in the keyboard part which is an Emajor chord that is a poly-chord accidentally combining different notes to make a disgusting ...
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Where is the Mellotron on "I Am The Walrus"

Wikipedia says The Beatles' 1967 single "I Am The Walrus" Includes the famous mellotron along with it's collage of other instruments such as strings, drums, Tambourine, Electric Piano, ...
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What does this picture in the video to the Radiohead song Just represent?

In the video for the Radiohead song Just, there's a picture on the wall at 2:35 containing this image: My first reaction is that it represents something connected with the Christian church because of ...
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Key matching for backing track

I play Native American Flute in the Key of D and am trying to find what key of backing track I need, is it the same as the flute or should it be different, Sorry if I sound stupid but I jest can’t ...
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Why can't the beast be killed?

In the Eagles' song, "Hotel California" it says: Mirrors on the ceiling, the pink champagne on ice. And she said, 'We are all just prisoners here, of our own device'. And in the master's ...
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What's the background music at 04:45 called?

Can't recollect what it was called
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Liner notes for Garth Brooks, "The Hits"

Is it possible to get a copy or scan of the liner notes for the Garth Brooks album, "The Hits"?
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Reason for ID3 "Bright colored fish"?

I noticed that ID3 has a list of types of images that can be embedded in an audio file: The TYPE must be one of the following: OTHER, ICON, OTHER_ICON, FRONT_COVER, BACK_COVER, LEAFLET, MEDIA, ...
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When a radio station plays a song but it doesn't show up in their 'recently played' list online, what does this mean?

I'm not sure if all radio stations do this, but a station I listen to has a page online where they list their 'recently played' songs. But I notice there are certain songs that don't show up. ...
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Sincerely Wondering If the Hey Jude Promotional Film Is Lip-Synced?

Was watching the old 1968 hey Jude promo film the other day also known as right now and I was wondering if it was lip synced seeing as I could clearly see john lennon playing an epiphone casino when ...
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Is there a music sheet for Jackie Gleason's Too Close for Comfort?

I was searching for pdf sheet music for this piece: bu I did not find anything. Can someone help me?
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Intended Mondegreens?

I could swear Lloyd Cole is constantly tricking his audience to mishear his lyrics ("So You Like To Save The World", "Blue Like Mars", to name just two candidate songs), but of ...
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How can I find out who is the author/composer of a song?

So how can I find out who is the real author of this and that song? For example, who is the author of the song “The Only House” performed by Boyarsky and Bulanova? I couldn't find it.
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How do I cultivate an amazingly large collection of listening music?

[x-post from Music Theory and Practice] Unlike most of the questions here that concern themselves with the practice of music, this question is about listening to music. It is very difficult for me to ...
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What are the complete set of instruments and number of players in the Rocky and Bullwinkle Theme

In the theme for the cartoon Rocky and Bullwinkle written by George Steiner and Frank Comstock, what are the instruments used and how many distinct players are there? My guess is: 1 flute/piccolo 1 ...
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Lyrics for the song "Dariya" performed by Niyaz Nawab

Please help me out with Romanized phonetic transcription of this song, based on poetry of Hafez, sung by Niyaz Nawab. I do not know to read Persian language. What I have tried before: I tried to ...
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What is the background music to this horrible little video? [closed]

I apologise for the video, which I am not promoting in any way, but the piece of music used as the the soundtrack is sooo familiar, I just can't get the name. https://m.facebook.com/watch/?v=...
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Why are almost all "turntable stands" and "Vinyl record storage units" made of wood? Does this have something to do with the sound quality?

Why are almost all "turntable stands" and "Vinyl record storage units" made of wood? Does this have something to do with the sound quality? I prefer modern metal furniture and ...
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Can I say that Bentley's Gonna Sort You Out copy paste the first measures of Ghost Rider?

Can I say that Bentley's Gonna Sort You Out from Bentley Rhythym Ace starts with a declared copy of: Ghost Rider from Suicide?
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What is the fate of the Queen' original sound mixing console?

I was on Queen's museum in Montreux where it was the recording studio of this famous rock group. There are many items preserved but the original large Neve console is replaced by the table with just ...
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What changes did Oscar Hammerstein make to P.G. Wodehouse's lyrics for the Jerome Kern tune Bill?

What changes did Oscar Hammerstein II make to P.G. Wodehouse's lyrics for the Jerome Kern tune Bill? According to Wikipedia : "Bill" is a song heard in Act II of Kern and Hammerstein's ...
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What is the relationship between "Hammer Works" and this "Astrud Gilberto With Stan Getz - Girl From Ipanema (1964)" video?

At the end of the YouTube video Astrud Gilberto With Stan Getz - Girl From Ipanema (1964) there is a few seconds showing an animated logo with the words "Hammer Works". Is that a video ...
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How to make a CUE file fit for classical music?

Recently I've been exploring the treasure trove that is archive.org and its rich lodes of public domain classical music. For example try searching creator:(Vivaldi) AND NOT title:(four seasons) AND ...
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What rhythm is taking the drummer in the middle of the Knocked Up (Kings of Leon) song?

The drummer of Kings of Leon takes various rhythms in the Knocked Up song. He beats short and sharp blows and, in my mind, it's that who gives its signature to this song, especially in its second part....
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rock critic and article needling Mick Jagger for whining about not getting laid enough in Satisfaction

I remember reading an article ranking great songs, it might have been by Bill Wyman (journalist, not rock star) in which Satisfaction was described as Mick Jagger whining about not getting laid more ...
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What duplicates can I delete from Pierre Boulez's Complete Works (by DG), vs. his Complete Columbia Album Collection?

By "duplicate", I mean the selfsame piece, performers, and performance. Disregard the same piece PERFORMED DIFFERENTLY, e.g. different performers or time. What's duplicated between Pierre ...
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Is there a way to get my song on spotify for free?

I Have Written a few Songs(most of them instrumental) & I was wondering if there was a way I could get them put on spotify for free.
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Which is the most viewed Cumbia of all time?

This chart claims that "Mi ex tenía razón" by Shakira and Karol G is the most viewed Cumbia of all time. Most Viewed Cumbia YouTube Music Videos Of All Time with 22.6 million views. But I ...
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"Concerto for Two Violins in A Minor RV 522" from A. Vivaldi, revisited by J.S. Bach

It's the first time I ask a question on musicfans.SE. Please don't be too severe :) Given the fact that J.S. Bach was very fond of the music of A. Vivaldi, he has revisited many of his pieces. I am ...
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How did David Dickey (bassist in the band America) inadvertently fly home to America?

I just read on wikipedia that America bassist David Dickey (who died in 2016) missed a European tour because after landing there, he inadvertently flew back to America. There has to be a story here — ...
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Release date of Renaissance's Ashes Are Burning?

The most precise release date I can find is October 1973 (which means that unless I find more precise information, as far as I'm concerned today starts the month-long celebration of the 50th ...
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What genre should I put un my release of epic music?

I have always wondered what musical genre I should put on my distributor when I make a release. Since I compose epic cinematic type music but I'm not sure if it's really the genre I use when releasing ...
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Is Prokofiev's Suggestion Diabolique an etude?

I am playing Prokofiev's Suggestion Diaboliqe (the real translation of the title of the piece would be Obbsesion). Does anybody know the backround of this piece and was it supposed to be an etude? ...
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I got "unstable" (IMHO) paper sleeves from online record store for free. How do I use them?

I had received "unstable" paper sleeves from online record store for free. How do I use them? Here is a picture: Do I have to take the vinyl records out of the original packaging and put ...
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Headphones: What is "Passive Operation"? Does it have anything to do with noise cancellation? Or is it something completely different?

In the specs for Sony WH-1000XM2 I see Passive Operation: Yes When I search the web for I find only "Passive Noise Cancellation" and "Active Noise Cancellation". What is "...
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What woman is he singing of? Making sense of Bob Seger - Turn the Page

In the song Turn the Page by Bob Seger, most of the lyrics are straight-forward. But I don't understand one part of it, early on it goes: You can think about the woman Or the girl you knew the night ...
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Music with notes always going up

Somehow the "Vorrede" of "Also sprach Zarathustra" came to my mind (no wonder, it's sort of a pop-cultural meme) and I pondered that the (mostly!) ascending notes surely add to the ...
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