"Song of the Century" as written by Billie Joe Armstrong, Frank E. Wright and Michael Pritchard....
Sing us a song of the century
That's louder than bombs
And eternity
The era of static and contraband
That's leading us into the promised land
Tell us a story that's by candlelight
Waging a war and losing the fight

They're playing the song of the century
Of panic and promise and prosperity
Tell me a story into that goodnight
Sing us a song for me


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"Song of the Century" as written by Frank E. Billie Joe Armstrong

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    My OpinionAww. This is such a great intro to the CD. I agree with you, SouthernPunk. When I heard it, I kind of imagined a little kid kicking his legs over the side of a dock or something. Billie Joe's voice is so cute. xD
    kharyson May 16, 2009   Link

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