Pretty soon now
Why 'know I'm gonna make a comeback
And like the birds and the bees in the trees
It's a sure-fire smash
I'll speak
To the masses throughout the media
And if you got anything to say to me
You can say it with cash
'Cause I got the trash and you got the cash
So baby we should get along fine
So give me all your money
Cause I know you think I'm funny
Can't you hear me laughing
Can't you see me smile

I'm the man
I'm the man that gave you the hula-hoop
I'm the man
I'm the man that gave you the yo-yo

Kung fu
That was one of my good ones
Well what's a few broken bones
When we all know it's good clean fun
Skateboards
I've almost made them respectable
You see I can't always get through to you
So I go for your son
I had a giant rubber shark
And it really made a mark
Didja looka looka lookit alla blood
Give me all your money
Cause I know you think I'm funny
Can't you hear me laughing
Can't you see me smile

I'm the man
I'm the man that gave you the hula-hoop
I'm the man
I'm the man that gave you the yo-yo

Right now
I think I'm gonna plan a new trend
Because the line on the graph's getting low
And we can't have that
And you think you're immune
But I can sell you anything
Anything from a thin safety pin
To a pork pie hat
Cause I got the trash and you got the cash
So baby we should get along fine
So give me all your money
Cause I know you think I'm funny
Can't you hear me laughing
Can't you see me smile

I'm the man
I'm the man that gave you the hula-hoop
I'm the man
I'm the man that gave you the yo-yo


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I'm the Man Lyrics as written by David Ian Jackson

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    General Comment

    Timeless lyrics, great kickass guitars, play this one loud.

    kevwizon May 05, 2008   Link
  • +1
    My Interpretation

    Clearly about "huckster" advertising men who spend their days pitching trendy products and services to people who may or may not need them. Great track.

    cre8orjvson March 08, 2013   Link
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    General Comment

    Badass tune right Here

    kfe2on April 13, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Comment

    Joe didn't get this cynical often, but FWIR wrote it out of frustration with certain music types.

    quampon August 08, 2014   Link

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