Jimmy said he could handle this
Oh, he's from Los Angeles ohh!

Jimmy said he could handle this
Born and raised in West Los Angeles
Dad's a lawyer, Mummy's sleep,
runs down the family can't ya see,
One thing seems very clear
Daddy's got no connection here,
Everything's reject and demanded,
Lived your life and thought handled it
Let the dying shorten this Rythm!

Let's Go! Where the shores are green
Let's Go! Where the music's loud
Let's Go! Where there ain't no problems, fuck this, fucking transit

I ain't forty, I like your stories
Keep them coming cause It's kind a boring
It ain't coming you have to find it
'Cause all of a sudden you got grounded
You didn't care, you just did
At the sign that said: "all beware",
In and Out and said: 'Oi, Tik, Tok',
I'm glad you got away of me
Let the dying shorten this Rythm!

Let's Go! Where the shores are green
Let's Go! Where the Music's loud
Let's Go! Where there ain't no problems, fuck this, fucking transit

Yeah, yeah, yeah!
Yeah, yeah,yeah, yeah! yeah!


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Let's Go Lyrics as written by Timothy Armstrong Roger Matthew Freeman

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    I'm not claiming to know what any of these lyrics are, but some of these are definitely wrong. Just listen to the song and it should be incredibly obvious.

    Snax110on March 06, 2012   Link
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    it doesn't say: '' fuck this fucking tragic'' it goes like: '' fuck this fucking transit''

    there's the mistake.

    peace.

    juanpunkison July 25, 2002   Link
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    Well said! There's always a time when you start to get pissed off all the agitation,troubles,same people faces,same situations...then want to get the fucking away to paradise That's what the song is about

    unity4peaceon May 23, 2004   Link
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    lol ppl make a lot of mistakes in like rancid and transplants lyrics

    drummerdude666on December 02, 2004   Link
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    i love this song if there is such a thing as paradise... its green shores and loud music.

    one of my favorite songs, im getting the lets go fist logo tattood somewheres on my arm

    SnottyFuckon February 13, 2007   Link

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