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I Believe a Dj Saved My Life

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    The Soundtrack of My Life

    I don't know that I can attribute emotional rescue via music to one specific instance, but in the spirit of sharing I will relate as well as I'm able. After the end of a relationship, there are several 'survival' songs that have kept my head up and really helped me through...
    afreimann afreimann 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 23, 2009

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    Swedish House Mafia

    don't u worry child...whenever i feel down n switch on the radio on...n this comes on...i always feel better :-) plus bondy n browny ....bassline djs from where i live always get me bouncing around again :-) and whoever did 'and it feels like Im in heaven'...its one of those...
    starlightforever starlightforever 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 23, 2013

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    Run

    There are thousands of songs that I have heard over the years that when I listen to now will bring back a million memories and a wave of emotions. I have a song for everything, and for most people. No matter how cheesy or awful it is, I will listen to it just to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 24, 2009

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    I Really Do Believe

    All my fave dj's saved my live and gave me a reason to be alive to get into the rhythm and the beat. And my last boyfriend was a dnb dj and he got me through some hard times.
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 26, 2009

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    I Have A Few Of Theese Sorts Of Experiences

    here's a true one,fairly profound,at the time... the place,Berkeley California. the life,mine...it wicked sucked at the time (mid 90's) the DJ? Lulu on KALX,she did a fun ska show... I was miserable,suicidal thoughts circulating through my poor battered little brain... I was...
    dubkebab dubkebab 46-50, M Dec 16, 2009

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    Why I Never Stopped Loving Him

    I fell so far in love with this one guy who i thought was the one i could lay down with and stay with in his arms and never leave feel his lips on mine his hands in mine i belaeved i had the world until the day he showed me all he wanted was my box the one thing i thought was not...
    lovely18 lovely18 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 30, 2009

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    Live, Laugh, Love

    live, laugh, love by Clay Walker i can be very intense when it comes to the conservation of our environment and indigenous cultures, and excessive consumerism and waste drives me insane... when i need to stop worrying about the world and everyone in it...i play this song...
    jinda jinda 56-60, F Jan 24, 2009

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    Does Howard Stern Count??

      I first was introduced to Howard Stern in LA back in in 1991.  I LOVED his type of radio! At the time in Phoenix - there was nothing like this on the radio.   Back in Phoenix, a year later, he came on the FM all talk station...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 14, 2009

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    There is not a problem

    that I can't fix, coz I can do it in the mix and if your man gives you trouble then you should move out on the double then you don't let it trouble your brain because the way goes trouble down the drain, yeah coz the way goes trouble down the drain. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v...
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000 13-15, M Oct 3, 2015

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    Not a Dj But a Song That Changed My View

    when i was 12, about to become a teenage, before there were tweens... i was trying to figure out who i would be... and in that year... 1995, a movie came out that changed my life...  Clueless.  now, you may laugh... call it vapid, call is superficial, whatever you may...
    destiny420 destiny420 22-25, F Jan 25, 2009

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    Today Would've S*cked Without You and My Music.

    I love music and it means so much in my life.  Several songs stand out in my mind as very important and get me through the worst days of my life. Today has to be one of the f*cking worst days I have ever faced, and my life as I knew it was shattered into a million little...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 14 Responses Jan 23, 2009

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    I Am Old, and One of the Queens of My Umph Is

    Donna summers...ALL her music, when I was younger kept me, as well as many of those of my generations going...now, as I try to adjust to new things, new obstacles, I believe, this new song she did, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oY3DuLr1Ku8&feature=relatedYour   Stamp...
    forceofnature forceofnature 56-60, F Jan 24, 2009

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    Last Night a Dj Saved My Life...

    We all go through hard times... we all go through good times... the trick is to know which is which.  I  have taken a second to dig up this old song.  One that I  think applies to many of us at some point in our lives... so I  want to play a social game...
    EPjake EPjake 26-30, M 4 Responses Jan 23, 2009

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    A Deejay May Not Have Saved My Life, But He Saved My Dream

    As a singer/songwriter, it's a hit and miss game.  Some songs take off - and have a true meaning - and other are just trash. In the later part of the 90's, my lifelong dream was fulfilled.  I had been to Nashville, made my first CD, and the next step was to...
    Cheleanne Cheleanne 66-70, F 4 Responses Jan 24, 2009

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    Of course it could help people. It's people connecting with people. Even when it gets a little creepy, it's still helpful, because you learn different behaviors and this can help...
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    I myself, have no clue what to do with my life. I finished year 12 last year and even then, whenever a peer would ask me questions like "what do you want to study in university...
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