Famous quote by Branford Marsalis

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If you listen to a lot of the songs that are popular now, theres very little melody in there. People love the beat.
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"If you listen to a lot of the songs that are popular now, there's very little melody in there. People love the beat. But to musicians, it's melody, because we understand how elusive it is and how hard it is to hold"

- Branford Marsalis

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USA Flag This quote is written / told by Branford Marsalis somewhere between August 26, 1960 and today. He/she was a famous Musician from USA. The author also have 29 other quotes.

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