"Boom!" as written by Daron Malakian, Serj Tankian, Shavo Odadjian and John Dolmayan....
I've been walkin' through your streets
Where all your money's earnin'
Where all your buildings cryin' and clueless neckties workin'
Revolving fake lawn houses, housin' all your fears
Desensitized by TV
Overbearin' advertisin', god of consumerism
And all your crooked pictures lookin' good
Mirrorism, filtering information for the public eye
Designed for profiteerin' your neighbor, what a guy

Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom!
Every time you drop the bomb
You kill the God your child has born
Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom!

Modern globalization, coupled with condemnations
Unnecessary death
Matador corporations
Puppeting your frustrations with the blinded flag
Manufacturing consent is the name of the game
The bottom line is money, nobody gives a fuck
4000 hungry children leave us per hour from starvation
While billions are spent on bombs, creating death showers!

Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom!
Every time you drop the bomb
You kill the God your child has born
Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom!
Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom!

Why must we
Kill our own kind?

Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom!
Every time you drop the bomb
You kill the God your child has born
Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom!
Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom!
Boom! Boom! Boom! Boom!
Every time you drop the bomb (Boom!)


Lyrics submitted by Knave Murdok, edited by john5772, ICollectCDs

"Boom!" as written by Shavo Odadjian Daron Malakian

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    General CommentSOAD leaked all the left over tracks from the Toxicity sessions, this is track 1 from the new MP3's (SOAD will stated they will probably not use any of these songs for there next album)
    EmbryoSystemon May 13, 2002   Link
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    General CommentHey, embryosystem, where did system say they wont use these songs for the next album? can you get me a link? Cuz i have the songs but I'm afraid that when their next album cums out i wont have anything new...I think this song is obvious...it's about problems in the world, how all people care about is money and themselves, and how wrong doings are covered-up and lied about, hence the "blinding flag" This song gave me shivers when i first heard it....it's perfect. There are so many potent messages in this song. i love it.
    soadxon May 13, 2002   Link
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    General CommentHey, embryosystem, where did system say they wont use these songs for the next album? can you get me a link? Cuz i have the songs but I'm afraid that when their next album cums out i wont have anything new...I think this song is obvious...it's about problems in the world, how all people care about is money and themselves, and how wrong doings are covered-up and lied about, hence the "blinding flag" This song gave me shivers when i first heard it....it's perfect. There are so many potent messages in this song. i love it.
    soadxon May 13, 2002   Link
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    General Commenttheprp.com/
    EmbryoSystemon May 14, 2002   Link
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    General CommentWhat music provider/website have you been able to dl these songs off of? Someone put a bunch of fake ones on Kazaa..
    xyzon May 18, 2002   Link
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    General CommentType System of a Down csr. It worked for me, have all of them I think.
    Moulingaletteon May 21, 2002   Link
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    General CommentLOL... how many you have? I have 15 new trax, plus 15 other rare/demo/b-side on one CD (don't ask... I am just good!) and I don't care, they leaked so i grabbed them! HAHAHAHAHAHAHA (if you want the names of all the new songs, I have them as well!)
    EmbryoSystemon May 21, 2002   Link
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    General Commentargh...yes..on Kazaa they have this song, the same song, and it says the same thyng over and over and over and over again!! Gurr..I typed in System of a Down csr, but that did not work!! This really sux!!!! Where are you guys d/ling these thyngs from!?!
    daron is so lovelyon May 21, 2002   Link
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    General Commentargh...yes..on Kazaa they have this song, the same song, and it says the same thyng over and over and over and over again!! Gurr..I typed in System of a Down csr, but that did not work!! This really sux!!!! Where are you guys d/ling these thyngs from!?!
    daron is so lovelyon May 21, 2002   Link
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    General Commentlol. I have all the new ones 2. U guys just have to look harder. I love seeing people being tortured like this. Heh.
    me_is_jordanon May 21, 2002   Link

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