Wilson Health said to the immgrants
You better get back to the commonwealth homes
Yeah, yeah, yeah
I said get back home
Now Enoch Powell was
Said to the folks color of his skin
He said don't care
So he said you better get up
He said, he said to Enoch Powell
You better go home
So Wilson said to
We got to swing
We have to go the hill
So Wilson Health said to Enoch Powell
We got to the commonwealth
Commonwealth, yeah, commonwealth, yeah
Commonwealth, yeah, commonwealth, yeah
Commonwealth, yeah
If you don't want trouble
You got to go home to Indiana
I've have enough of that
I'm coming back, yeah, to England
Dirty Enoch Powell
Commonwealth, commonwealth, yeah
Don't you hear me, commonwealth, yeah
Well I check Austria, England, India
Enoch powell, oh commonwealth, yeah
Oh commonwealth, yeah
Yeah, commonwealth, yeah
Commonwealth, yeah
It's too common to me
I came down the street to New Zealand
Commonwealth, commonwealth, yeah
Commonwealth, yeah
Enoch Powell, commonwealth, yeah
Immigrants, commonwealth
Yeah, market

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    General CommentI don't believe this is by the Beatles...
    AlmightyDoerOfStuffon January 14, 2005   Link
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    General Commentthey were just muckin' around, making up words on the spot. Probably a little drunk. They also sing about going to Pakistan to play a cricket match. It's all mumbo jumbo and never commercially released or even properly recorded. They were just jamming and probably bored, tired and stoned.
    PinePeeson September 30, 2005   Link
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    General Commentthe commonwealth!
    terton May 27, 2006   Link
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    General CommentHahaha, the version of this song I have is hilarious. Every time John says his goofy "yeah!" in the background Paul is on the verge of laughter. A fun unreleased demo.
    majestikmoose9on May 09, 2007   Link

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