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I Write Music and Lyrics

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    First Rap Lyrics - Any suggestions comment below, This goes to my friend Lloyd "Mocker Knocker' Banks from EP Yo, I remember when we used to be a team, When people looked at...
    Beastmode2011 Beastmode2011 13-15, M Dec 3, 2013

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    My Guitar Gently Sleeps - When I was a child, I was influenced by a number of Hawaiian musicians. One of my neighbors knew Cecilo & Kapono, and they encouraged me to learn the...
    silentwriter180 silentwriter180 41-45, F Jun 12, 2012

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    Forgotten are the dreams that one day you would live Your fake mortality not suffering from consequence Hidden from your scars Try to hide everything you are There's nothing left...
    sinkingwater sinkingwater 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    Rock N' Roll King - When I'm feeling lonely, And nothing's alright, Its on these nights, My mind's airtight, Sing me a song, Or play me a tune, With that old...
    xBnThrRckedThtx xBnThrRckedThtx 18-21, F Jul 19, 2013

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    I Long To Be Discovered One Day. - I have been writing lyrics and performing songs on guitar for about a year now and I have a band called Kingdom of Rejects and a solo carreer...
    WolfsSoul WolfsSoul 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 27, 2012

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    Sing+guitar - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oRRhot3qzFo&feature=channel   My favorite song by me, and i am just learning guitar. All my songs were for a stupid little...
    ChellieG ChellieG 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 17, 2010

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    Freedom In Music - The only place I can truly be free - to be me, is within the music I create as a singer/songwriter. http://www.soundclick.com/bands/default.cfm?bandID=12378...
    Shadow7 Shadow7 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 8, 2012

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    Lullaby Child - Take this, Lullaby child, Hush, hush, no need to be riled, You're safe and sound with me, And that will always be.   Shh, shh don't cry, I'm by...
    xBnThrRckedThtx xBnThrRckedThtx 18-21, F Jul 19, 2013

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    Delicate Lucidity - After a few months of not being able to write anything, the music has returned! http://www.youtube.com/user/MrJanxspirit42#p/u
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 36-40, M Apr 25, 2010

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    I Love Music -  All my material probably sucks but I really love writing music. Sometimes my lyrics are really stupid or weird. But I like my music all the same. It's me...
    tootsiekannah tootsiekannah 18-21, F Apr 11, 2009

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    The Only Thing I Really Know How To Do Well. - I have written songs since I was around 6 years old. I have never had any musical training other than a few piano and cello lessons...
    lilyofthe lilyofthe 26-30, F Feb 9, 2012

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    Flight Of The Valkyries -   For this one I tried to put myself in Wagner's shoes as to how he might have written it today.   http://www.youtube.com...
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 2, 2010

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    Best Feeling Ever! - Back in the crazy time when MySpace was the place to be I was starting a two man acoustic band. We uploaded our songs and to try to get fans we sent invites to...
    hot4you69123 hot4you69123 31-35, M Mar 3, 2013

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    Shut Me Up - The bass, the rock The mic, the treble I like my coffee black Just like my metal The bass, the rock The mic, the treble I like my coffee black Just like my...
    SpectrodeMasterYuki SpectrodeMasterYuki 13-15, F Jul 19, 2013

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    Child Lost - Child walks out in this world Empty vessel to be filled Looks to parents to fill this void To help him climb life's hills Questions are many, answers are few...
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 36-40, M 3 Responses Mar 31, 2010

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    I Write Lyrics - I have plenty of the lyrics written for songs I will get to eventually... Probably. Anyways I havnt gotten down to writing the music so idk if it'll be hard. I'm...
    Nuteen1cd Nuteen1cd 13-15, T Jul 26, 2013

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    But there's one thought that stays and lingers, the spaces in my fingers are only filled perfectly by your hand. I miss that more than anything.
    Scott126 Scott126 16-17, M Jan 27

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    Dreaming The Dreamer - This is one of my first completed pieces, and the second one used to explore the sitar sound. Please post feedback be it good, bad or indifferent. I'd...
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 2, 2010

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    Mayan Starsurfer - I just recently started composing music with a program and was hoping for some feedback. Let me know what you think and if you see a way I can improve...
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 31, 2010

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    No Messiah -    All of my life, people have looked to me    For an answer to a question at hand    Thought of me as a counselor   ...
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 4, 2010

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    You Took You From Me - https://www.reverbnation.com/camillesurrett (You took you from me, With our memories, I called your number, Just to hear it ring, Disconnected, try...
    xBnThrRckedThtx xBnThrRckedThtx 18-21, F Jul 19, 2013

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    Heels Over Head (out Of Love Again) - Heels over head I’m out of love again I need a girl who’ll be my best friend I see her here and there but she fades away...
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 36-40, M 5 Responses Apr 4, 2010

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    Behind The Mask - I am a lyricist and this is one of the songs/poems I wrote. I am very shy, but I find my writing this year has helped me and my passion is to share with others...
    shygirl888 shygirl888 26-30, F Nov 19, 2012

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    Welcome To The U.S. Of A - They will kill you if they fear you, They don't want your positive change, You don't choose your leaders, They don't even know your name...
    xBnThrRckedThtx xBnThrRckedThtx 18-21, F Jul 19, 2013

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    Ight so I just wrote this on the fly and the lack of separation with commas is because it's just one smooth flow Grab my keys so we can hop in my yellow Lamborghini crankin higha...
    FreightTrainHomie FreightTrainHomie 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 19, 2013

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    Glass Slippers -   To everyone that gave their critiques and energies to help make this one happen, Thank you!!! :)  *edit* It never fails...as soon as I get one published...
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 36-40, M 16 Responses Jun 1, 2010

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    Brody - We fell in love on the second night I was so nervous but it felt so right At first I thought you where just messin' What am I feeling? Confusion or guilt.. What is this...
    Athru Athru 22-25, M Sep 20, 2012

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    Song On A CD - Got my first song on a CD today! It's a charity CD of all local artists and I was asked to be on it. Absolutely delighted! :-)
    redheadwest redheadwest 31-35, F Feb 20, 2013

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    I Even Preform It! - My church choir goes on vacation for the summer, so a few years back I volunteerd to sing a solo one week.  I had PLANNED to sing a hymn or something...
    Geode Geode 31-35, F Jul 11, 2009

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    Carpe Diem - What you see isn't always what you get, What is real you never forget, There's always more than meets the eye, It all depends on how hard you try.   Its...
    xBnThrRckedThtx xBnThrRckedThtx 18-21, F Jul 19, 2013

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    Release Your Fear - I wrote this one in 1996 during my goth phase, so I felt it appropriate to do the video to match. As usual, I used my laptop's onboard mic to record the lyrics...
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 36-40, M 7 Responses Mar 3, 2013

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    The Path Less Traveled -  
    FordPrefect42 FordPrefect42 36-40, M Apr 30, 2010

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    New Song Writer - Since my husband and I have been having problems, I have started writing songs. Some of them are truely aweful and pathetic, but there are a couple that I think...
    redheadwest redheadwest 31-35, F Sep 25, 2012

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    I love music lyrics... So expressive ❤️
    hitthelightsnow hitthelightsnow 22-25, F 43 mins ago

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    Heck yes I do, but finding the lyrics on how I feel is never enough... I like to write my own songs, I wrote some songs for two girls in my life, one is now married to the only guy...
    zigster86 zigster86 26-30, M Apr 1

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    Your so difficult to get to know But you still have my sincere interest It's the way you play that black piano And the way you wear that tight white vest You never look right at me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 19

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    I watched you cry, bathe in sunlight by the bathroom door You said you wish you did not love me anymore You left your flowers in the backseat of my car The things we said and did...
    Lyra1001 Lyra1001 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I can't believe how this song seems to be telling my story... The expressions on her face and the words...I just wish one day I will reach the other half of the song, where the...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F Apr 3

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    When I am sad and emotionally depressed I listen to music to feel better
    dcurrie14 dcurrie14 13-15, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Of course -- I don't play any instruments... and I don't sing. But late at night, when I can't sleep (which happens many nights), I like to use GarageBand to make what I like to...
    Boulier Boulier 16-17, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    http://youtu.be/fNB8r6zttDw
    Acid1 Acid1 70+, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Men At Work "Who Can It Be Now?"
    dollysworld dollysworld 46-50, F 3 Responses Mar 22

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    "Should I sink or swim or simply disappear" -BMTH Sleepwalking
    AWGIsPerfection AWGIsPerfection 16-17, F Mar 24

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    "I cry at night, 'cause my baby's too far to be by my side To wipe away these tears of mine, so I hold my pillow tight" Beyonce - Scared of Lonely
    SoAntagonistic SoAntagonistic 26-30, M Mar 26

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    Baby I done had them all but I don't want nobody but u
    youngphilly youngphilly 26-30, M Mar 26

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    One thing, I don’t know why It doesn’t even matter how hard you try Keep that in mind, I designed this rhyme To remind myself how I tried so hard In spite of the way you were...
    RubieeCeee RubieeCeee 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    You said, 'Be careful, it's delicate Things can just crumble apart.' But it's not the same for me It's not the same for me I kept treading so carelessly Thin lines that splintered...
    kar9 kar9 26-30, F Mar 26

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    Triumph "Lay It On The Line"
    dollysworld dollysworld 46-50, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    All of Me (John Legend) What would I do without your smart mouth? Drawing me in, and you kicking me out. You've got my head spinning, no kidding, I can't pin you down What's...
    Anne38 Anne38 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    How to save a life love that song
    peacelovejoy123056 peacelovejoy123056 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    Lady Antebellum
    dollysworld dollysworld 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 31

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    "Estranged"    Guns n' Roses
    dollysworld dollysworld 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 1