He's got a t-shirt
Michael Jordan on the front
he's got knock knees
bigger than his baby face
you can't tell
this little boy he's not a man
no one
he'll listen to beside his gun

He's got
red hair that he tries to dye blue
he's got a girlfriend
and what's it mean to you now?
if he hits her once in a while
he ain't got nothing else to do

he's just a manchild

well he's handsome and he's got a nice car
he's straight out smart
and he knows he could go far
but that same knowledge
is like a dark cloud
he's got too much
he's far too proud

He's just a manchild

I can hear his mama crying
when you gonna go to bed?
you're wrestling every word you ever said
to your baby
but he's not your baby no more

school book
no job
what's it mean to you?
too much
too little
trying to raise her baby
stay in
stay straight
bend the rules a little

no need
to ask why
he's just a manchild oh
so strong
so silly
lots of toys to make him feel big now
you keep trying
keep trying like centuries past oh
keep trying
keep trying
I know you'll keep on trying

Lyrics submitted by KatieC

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