You're in for surprise
You're in for a shock
In London town streets
When there's darkness and fog
When you least expect me
And you turn your back
I'll attack I smile when I'm sneaking
Through shadows by the wall
I laugh when I'm creeping
But you won't hear me at all

All hear my warning
Never turn your back
On the ripper

You'll soon shake with fear
Never knowing if I'm near
I'm sly and I'm shameless
Nocturnal and nameless
Except for "The Ripper"
Or if you like "Jack The Knife"

SOLO (Glenn)

Any back alley street
Is where we'll probably meet
Underneath a gas lamp
Where the air's cold and damp
I'm a nasty surprise
I'm a devil in disguise
I'm a footstep at night
I'm a scream of the fright

All hear my warning

Lyrics submitted by PapaRoacher_5k

The Ripper (Judas Priest cover) song meanings
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    General CommentI was told that Papa Roach covered this song at Ozzfest, or a Local show, or something live...

    Never recorded...

    And I beleive it, Because I can totally see P-Roach covering this song...
    PapaRoacher_5kon August 10, 2002   Link
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    General Commentbecause you can 'feel' then man.
    cantslowdownforyouon December 09, 2004   Link
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    General CommentI don't think they'd cover this specific song...but definetely the band...
    gofuckyourselfon July 28, 2005   Link

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