The Way Things Are - Fiona Apple Information

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Fiona Apple's 'The Way Things Are' had a release date set for November 9, 1999. With this song being around four minutes long, at 4:16, the duration of this song is pretty average compared to other songs. This track is safe for children and doesn't appear to contain any foul language, since the "Explicit" tag was not present in this track. This song is part of When The Pawn... by Fiona Apple. The song's track number on the album is #8 out of 10 tracks. Based on our statistics, The Way Things Are's popularity is average in popularity right now. Although the overall vibe is very danceable, it does project more negative sounds.

The Way Things Are BPM

Since The Way Things Are by Fiona Apple has a tempo of 146 beats per a minute, the tempo markings of this song would be Allegro (fast, quick, and bright). With The Way Things Are being at 146 BPM, the half-time would be 73 BPM with a double-time of 292 BPM.In addition, we consider the tempo speed to be pretty fast for this song. This makes this song perfect for activities such as, jogging or cycling. The time signature for this track is 4/4.

The Way Things Are Key

A Minor is the music key of this track. Which also means that the camelot key for this song is 8A. So, the perfect camelot match for 8A would be either 8A or 7B. While, a low energy boost can consist of either 8B or 9A. For moderate energy boost, you would use 5A and a high energy boost can either be 10A or 3A. However, if you are looking for a low energy drop, finding a song with a camelot key of 7A would be a great choice. Where 11A would give you a moderate drop, and 6A or 1A would be a high energy drop. Lastly, 11B allows you to change the mood.


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This song does not have an ISRC.
L-M Records/RCA Records