Break down the fear
I got my animosity
I'm gonna break it down

Armageddon is coming so you better start running
Cause the big wave is coming to the shore
No surprise that you see through the lies
Of the system that's rotten to the core

High tech surveillance
Paranoia and violence
Keeping the city at a calm
Break it down
Tear it apart
The city's going off
Like a bomb

Break down the fear
I got my animosity
I'm gonna break it down

Helicopters coming down on me tonight
My brother selling cocaine he knows how to fight
Hounded and harassed in a power elite bought
Sun ain't arise so I abide by my route
I remember a cold December when I heard the revolution rock
Didn't hear what they were saying I ran through the mayhem
Of a police state on my block
High tech surveillance
Paranoia and violence
Keeping the city at a calm

Break it down
Tear it apart
The city's going off
Like a bomb


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Animosity Lyrics as written by Timothy Armstrong Roger M. Freeman

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    kick ass song!

    foreignmanon May 31, 2002   Link
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    Yeah, I agree foreignman. I wonder why no one else comments on Rancid. the rock!!

    shortgirl_05on August 21, 2002   Link
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    animosity means active hostility or a hatred, so its pointing out Tim's hatred of society and social control as a whole, with helicopters and security cameras etc.

    HateBreedsHateon May 15, 2006   Link
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    the first verse is from their other song Brixton, they recycle lyrics a lot, esp with Downfall lyrics

    acidmaniacon May 04, 2007   Link

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