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Wake Me Up (Acoustic)


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Great Voice!

Glad to see this video & hear the song. It's great hearing it mixed by Avicii but the actual original song by Aloe Blacc is very powerful. Great voice & especially video showcasing our countries immigration issue that needs to be addressed!

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While I think Avicii's video is technically better crafted (cinematography, post-work, etc), it just looks like a really lame Ralph Lauren ad that failed to execute any meaningful metaphor—all the outcasts are models? C'mon, now. Blacc's video is so much more raw and honest. And it's interesting to note that when it cuts to scenes of Blacc singing in this video, it was sincere. But in Avicii's appearance in the "Ralph Lauren" version, it just felt a little egotistical (huge stadium performances, Avicii tattoos).




Born: January 7, 1979 in Los Angeles, CA

Genre: R&B/Soul

Years Active: '00s, '10s

Born to Panamanian parents in Los Angeles in 1979, E. Nathaniel Dawkins (aka Aloe Blacc) first began playing trumpet in elementary school, and continued with the instrument throughout high school. There he also independently released Imaginary Friends, produced by DJ Exile, with whom he would go on to form the hip-hop group Emanon. While at college at USC, though his artistic endeavors were placed behind his scholastic goals, Aloe still managed to learn how to play the guitar and the piano, and after...
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Wake Me Up (Acoustic), Aloe Blacc
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  • $1.99
  • Genre: Pop
  • Released: Oct 25, 2013

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