Peasant like a peacock/ hesitant like heroin/
I barrel down whatever barrels aiming at me/ (how sick?)/
All sick all three sixty five days/
In ways radio plays dont relay/
Dont behave/ fuck em/ we been without em/
Couldnt need anything less/
Ate what they feeding still hate to feel it digest/ (ick)/
They like get it while its good/ get it on demand/
get it just to get it now/ get it while you can live a little/

Chorus:
We dont want nothing from no one/
We dont need nothing youre selling/
We dont see anything moving/
We dont have the time/
We just need something to eat/
We just need some place to sleep/
We need the basic and baby we are gonna be/
Alright x9

They cant do nothing for you man/ (Sorry)/
Keep talking heads just work that word play while you can/
They listen too huh?/ break em if you can/
Sleepwalking aint really a hobby its just so damn easy to get good/
Beat up a bag eat key a Humvee/
Draw something pretty on some really really/ nice things/
They cant take it with them can they?/
Cant break that rhythm can they?/
Chewin Chantix or handling madness/ cramming that baggage

We dont want nothing from no one/
We dont need nothing youre selling/
We dont see anything moving/
We dont have the time/
We just need something to eat/
We just need some place to sleep/
We need the basic and baby we are gonna be/
Alright x9


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    General CommentGreat song.. The beat is sick, I love the soulful vocals in the beat. The message is clear, don't buy into the bullshit people try to sell you. get your basic needs and you will be alright.
    SixStringSoulon May 04, 2009   Link

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