Climb upon my faithful steed,
Then we gonna ride,
Gonna smoke some weed.
Climb upon my big-ass steed,
And ride, ride, ride.

Weeee-eee-eee-eeeee-eeeee-eee-eee-eeeee-eeeee-eeeee-eeeee,
What's the name of the song,
Explosivo!
Don't know what it's about,
But it's good to go.
What's the name of my girlfriend
I don't know,
But she's built like the shit
And she's good to go, go,
She's good to go,
She's good to go.

We are fuelled by Satan,
Yes we're schooled by Satan.
Fueled by Satan!
Writin' those tasty riffs
Just as fast as we can.
Schooled by Satan!

We were the inventors
Of the cosmic astral code.
We've come to blow you away,
We've come to blow your nose.
We've come to fuckin' blow,
We've come to blow the show.
We've come to fuckin' blow,
You know it, you know it!

Weeee-eee-eee-eeeee-eeeee-eee-eee-eeeee-eeeee-eeeee-eeeee,
What's the name of the song,
Explosivo!
Don't know what it's about
But it's good to riddle-ah!

I am not one of you. I come from an ancient time.
I am known as The Kicker of Elves. I am also known as The Angel Crusher!

Explosivo.


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Explosivo Lyrics as written by Thomas Jacob Black Kyle Richard Gass

Lyrics © Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.

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    this is the singular greatest song in the world... its big assed though...

    HalfLifeSuicideon June 07, 2002   Link
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    This is one of the deepest songs that Tenacious D. At first glance it doesn't make much sense, but between the lines is an entire story. They show that their spirit is stronger than the nonsense of the real world, and they've built a fantasy world for themselves by boxing out the real world. (What's the name of my girlfriend/I don't know) They aren't one of us. They come from an ancient time. And they are known by different names too, showing their other-worldlyness. EXPLOSIVO.

    War_Elephanton June 19, 2002   Link
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    this song is awesome....the beginning shows how good jack blacks voice really is!

    incubus421on July 26, 2002   Link
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    War_Elephant, do you do this with every song you ever hear? How long does it take you to come up with a deep explanation for everything? Do you really believe all that or are you just showing your creative side and making stuff up?

    QTPion August 05, 2002   Link
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    thats not the kicker of elves, it's the keebler of elves, like the cookies?

    TornadoNHSon August 13, 2002   Link
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    This is just one kickass song to rock to; on guitar or drums baby! HAHA ROCK ON TD HAHAHAHAHAH SDJSJFOEI

    Gman311on December 20, 2004   Link
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    I fucking love The D! This is a great song, It is about smoking weed and rocking out!

    element86on December 20, 2004   Link
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    "We've come to blow you away, We've come to blow your nose"

    Sheer aweosmeness..."Explosivo: For that once-a-month clean."

    ROBRAM89on January 10, 2005   Link
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    This is definitely my favorite song off the album, but I always thought it was "but she's built like a ship". It made more sense to me at the time, but after listening to it again it does sound like "shit" rather than "ship".

    DudeDudely222on December 04, 2006   Link
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    writing those tasty riffs just as fast as they come

    emerson511on December 14, 2006   Link

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