The Last Shall Be First – The Talent of That of A John Fogerty – CENTERFIELD – frequency breakdown, legal velocity-timeline, video. Other songs at same speed.

I have not posted very many Fogerty songs, though I think they are as American as John Mellencamp, Prince or Bob Seeger combined. Anyway, let’s look at the speed of his ‘last’ big hit: Centerfield.


Meanspeed®-Carlton Summary

median expected tempo/arithmetic mean speed=143.2 beats per minute
average beat=~0.4191 seconds
Frequency as tone=610.79 Hertz in equal temperament

Ian Andrew Schneider
Anne Sullivan Jackson School of Music, Timing and Behavior
Kendall Park, New Jersey

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