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SongWriting Analysis: Daft Punk – “Get Lucky” ft. Pharrell & Nile Rodgers

Writer – Thomas Bangalter, Guy-Manuel De Homem-Christo, Pharrell Williams, Nile Rodgers
Producer – Daft Punk
BPM – 116


Sex sells. Especially when it comes to “club” songs.  Hell, Im gonna write SEX again so I can get more SEO hits.

 This track with Daft Punk, Pharrell & Nile Rodgers takes your body and gets it groovin.

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What Makes The Song So Great ? – Blurred Lines by Robin Thicke


BPM: 120
Writer – Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams , Clifford Harris Jr.
Producer – Pharrell Williams

Damn, this track is sexy. It’s like a mixture of Prince and Marvin Gaye.  Robin Thicke has clarified that the title Blurred Lines is referring to the whole good girl/bad girl complex. This song is pretty much about how a girl really wants crazy wild sex.

The beat is very classic Neptunes sounding. like a minimal version of Nelly’s Hot In Herre or Justin Timberlake’s Senorita. A very dancey blend of rap r&b. That bass line is just really infectious and does a great job of moving the body. All the instruments are very organic and live. It’s really minimal, with a beefed up chorus to fill in the sound.

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