Gang Control (featuring Popeye & Skwert)

Bombs over New York
And sky below
Social society in aqua-glo
Meaning is void in the face of racist reasoning
Stealing back the world from the police-thieving


[Popeye]

and the gun comes down
when you look in the eyes it's flat like a doll
like a shark
living with your lies
it's gonna kill ya and eat up your soul
emerald city with a blue wall

fuck the police
they have gang control
we gotta take it back
everyone get up & lets go


around the globe it's outta hand
indonesia & japan
across the ocean, back again
england, zaire and iran

History - shrouded in mystery
Fight wars for ancestory
Cops do tha same:
Continue on the old shame
Down in the fires for a cop out for fame.

[Skwert:]

step to us and we go pow pow
next thing you know you're lying dead on the ground
there's no way you'll understand the weight of our lives
mister officer watch your back tonight

fuck the police
they have gang control
we gotta tear it down everyone let's go
from pole to pole it's outta hand
burma, kenya and thailand
in every city the laws protecting the elite

fuck the police
they have gang control
we gotta tear it down everyone let's go
individuals who hate man
with kings license to clean the land
fill the already one way laws





Original Lyrics :

Verse 1

I grew up in a third world war
with tanks out on the street
6 degrees above the equator
but not above the police heat
all around the world this shit is out of hand
making america look like la la land


Verse 2

school was interrupted when the bomb sirens sound
sometimes we wouldn't go at all
when a curfew shut the country down
the police killing insurrectors
everyone's in fear
but that was an election year
the first they'd had in 11 years


Lyrics submitted by x.dave.x

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    General Commentvirst view AND comment.. score
    NewFoundGetUpKid0on July 10, 2002   Link
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    General Commentugh have u even heard this amazing song...
    x.dave.xon March 18, 2003   Link
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    General Commentits kinda hard to believe that this is a one man band, definitely kicks some ass though.
    ImUnseenon April 08, 2003   Link
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    General Commenttotally - this is definately my favourite song, although its all quality stuff
    WavinGerbson April 22, 2003   Link
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    General Commentsay what?
    WavinGerbson April 22, 2003   Link
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    General CommentThis isn't a one man band lmao. Hahaha.

    Awesome song. I'm going to see them and LOC [same effing band, man..] on 5/10 at The Temple in Brooklyn. Only $5, come anyone.

    -Stza.
    Skankinrudegirl101on May 05, 2003   Link
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    General Commentman i wnet to mglory.org to download songs but jackshit came out, where can i get/buy/download songs?? help! spread the word MORNING G
    n_i_c_kon June 30, 2003   Link
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    General Commentthis song is cool. Im also interested to find, does MG have a website? (besides the LOC one;-)
    SuperModelSuicideon June 05, 2004   Link
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    General Commentone man band? haha wtf are you retarded. hah im kidding im not on here to diss all you people up...but seriously..one man band? whered you get that from? your source is shiiiiiit
    snake charmeron March 22, 2005   Link
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    General CommentActually...everyone in here is correct... This band started out as a one man band...it being Ezra Glory from the guitarist of Leftover Crack...and singer from InDK ... when InDK broke up he got more musicians in the band and released a CD call "The Whole World Is Watching" it even says that it is their "...first official release..." on their website... mglory.org everything previous to that cd(including this song which is covered by leftover crack on their new album "fuck world trade"..with completely different lyrics) is just ezra and was recorded in C-Squat on a reel to reel recording system... oh yea Ezra does the mglory site himself...so the information is straight from his mouth... PEACE
    PO_liticalon July 24, 2005   Link

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