Yeah, that's right
It's time to set the record straight

Ain't nobody got to spell it for me
I said, ain't nobody got to yell that can see
I said, ain't nobody got to pay that can hear
But if I have to, I'll yell in your ear

Time for livin', time for givin'
Time for livin', time for givin'
Time for livin', time for givin'
Time for livin', time for givin'

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Ain't nobody got to spell it for me
I said, ain't nobody got to yell that can see
I said, ain't nobody got to pay that can hear
But if I have to I'll yell in your ear

Soul fire
Soul fire
And we ain't got no water
We don't got no water

Time for livin', time for givin'
No time for makin' up a monster to sell
Time for livin', time for givin'
No time for makin' up a monster to sell


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    I could be wrong but I think the lines- "Soul fire / Soul fire" are actually- "It's on fire! / It's on fire!"

    Also, I believe this is a cover of a Sly and the Family Stone song. I don't think that part was in the original. I think-

    It's on fire! It's on fire! And we ain't got no water We don't have no water

    ...- is from an old hip hop song from the late 70's or early 80's. Early block party hip hop stuff.

    Mushmouth Joeon June 07, 2012   Link

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