53k
Like

Riff: will.i.am “Gettin’ Dumb”

Apr 23, 2013

We keep it rockin marvelous/We stay on top like finalist/Burn off the floor like Archilles

from Gettin' Dumb lyrics by will.i.am

Featuring a rare display of self-awareness, although that’s probably giving him a little too much credit, will succinctly summarises his whole production style on surprise, surprise, another turbo-charged floorfiller about spending the weekend getting wasted in a nightclub; [LISTEN].

Riff by Jon O'Brien

Jon O'Brien is a UK-based staff writer for SONGLYRICS. He holds a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire and has written thousands of biographies and reviews for Allmusic.com, among several other pieces for established music publications.

What's a RIFF, you say?

  • 300 characters or less of pure SONG REVIEW bliss,
  • Written by MUSIC LOVERS; Read by EVERYONE,
  • Plugging your favorite LYRIC!

More Riffs

Modern Baseball – “Your Graduation”

Nick Waterhouse – “Holly”

Pharoahe Monch – “Bad MF”

The Neighbourhood – “Afraid”

The Birds of Satan – “Thanks for the Line”

How to Dress Well – “Words I Don’t Remember”

Panda Bear – “Marijuana Makes My Day”

Skrillex – “Coast is Clear”

Frank Ocean, Mick Jones, Paul Simonon and Diplo – “Hero”

Fitz and the Tantrums – “The Walker”