Ellipsis with “would be”

Having trouble with ellipsis.
I want to say that at one point in time, there was not a lot of songs that we would label “tango” today, but that the very fact that there was not a lot makes “the songs that we would label tango today” worth investigating.

Is any of the following sentences correct?

“There was not a profusion of songs that would be labeled ‘tango’ today – which obviously makes those highly worth investigating”

“There was not a profusion of songs that would be labeled ‘tango’ today – which obviously make those that would highly worth investigating”

“There was not a profusion of songs that would be labeled ‘tango’ today – which obviously makes those that would be highly worth investigating”

Thanks a lot

Answer

The versions with “would” and “would be” are grammatical, but they aren’t easy to read. It might be easier to make the reference with a word like “few”:

There were few songs that we would label ‘tango’, and that makes those few worth investigating.

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Source : Link , Question Author : Miles , Answer Author : Jack O’Flaherty

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