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Don't miss me for I come first and last,
yet third still fits me well.
Remember the key,
I'm in between San Francisco.
My oh my,
I hope this is not too easy.
Family comes first,
a quote to keep in mind.
Song me a sing,
I can be on girls and guitars.
Lucky me, why is it you?
Tik tok, take your time and take it slow,
even alone I can be black and yellow.
Don't miss me for I come last and first,
yet third still fits me well.

Edit: Added knowledge tag, but it's really REALLY basic knowledge.

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My guess is that you are:

The musical scale, C-D-E-F-G-A-B-C.

Don't miss me for I come first and last,
yet third still fits me well.

The first note is C, and comes first and last.
C is the third letter of the alphabet.

Remember the key,
I'm in between San Francisco.

The key on the keyboard between S and F is D.

My oh my,
I hope this is not too easy.

"Easy" is pronounced EZ. Not sure about this line.

Family comes first,
a quote to keep in mind.

F is the first letter of "family". Not sure what the "quote" is.

Song me a sing,
I can be on girls and guitars.

Girls and guitars both have "G"s. And can also both have G-strings.

Lucky me, why is it you?

Not sure about this line.

Tik tok, take your time and take it slow,
even alone I can be black and yellow.

Bees are black and yellow.

Don't miss me for I come last and first,
yet third still fits me well.

Once again.

As additional confirmation:

The first letters of each set of lines are Do-Re-My[sic]-Fa-So-Lu[sic]-Ti-Do. This is an allusion to solfege.

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  • $\begingroup$ C is the third letter of the alphabet ;) $\endgroup$ – Styx Jul 14 '17 at 10:57
  • $\begingroup$ Typo fixed. Thanks for catching it. Anyone have any ideas on "Lucky me", "quote", and "too easy"? $\endgroup$ – edderiofer Jul 14 '17 at 10:58
  • $\begingroup$ "quote" is perhaps just surface reading (it looks like it). I thought easy was eeeeee-sy to figure out. No clue about lucky me. $\endgroup$ – Rubio Jul 14 '17 at 11:08
  • $\begingroup$ Nice catch! Family refers to how these 8 notes belong in a "family" Also, "Lucky me, why is it you?" the letter "U" in lucky is pronounced like "A". $\endgroup$ – bolt997 Jul 15 '17 at 15:27
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Are you

The letter T (Tea)

Explanation

Don't miss me for I come first and last,

yet third still fits me well.

T is the only letter that is present in first, last and third

Remember the key,

I'm in between San Francisco.

My oh my,

I hope this is not too easy.

Family comes first,

a quote to keep in mind.

Song me a sing,

I can be on girls and guitars.

May be refering to T-Guitars and t-girls (transgender)

Lucky me, why is it you?

Tik tok, take your time and take it slow,

T is in tik and tok. Also t is used to represent time in physics

even alone I can be black and yellow.

t alone can represent the word tea and tea can be of black (black tea) or yellow (milk tea)

Don't miss me for I come last and first,

yet third still fits me well.

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  • $\begingroup$ I agree that a letter seems likely, but other parts of the riddle seem to suggest other letters. (Perhaps different bits point to different letters and we are meant to put them together?) $\endgroup$ – Gareth McCaughan Jul 14 '17 at 10:29
  • $\begingroup$ Oh. Ok ok. I thought each line hints same item. :( $\endgroup$ – AeJey Jul 14 '17 at 10:33
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    $\begingroup$ I don't know. That would be the most usual thing, and it's a fair assumption -- but don't you think the black and yellow is most likely a B(ee), and the thing on girls and guitars I fear is a G(-string). (Though girls might wear beehive hairdos, though they've been way out of fashion for decades, and guitars have B-strings...) $\endgroup$ – Gareth McCaughan Jul 14 '17 at 11:21
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    $\begingroup$ Aha -- see edderiofer's answer. Different letters, indeed. $\endgroup$ – Gareth McCaughan Jul 14 '17 at 15:54

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