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Smoke the Hookah
  
We started out so innocently
We learn to take what we need
Forgive us for our greed
Let’s dance
Smoke the hookah and dance

Rome was not built in a day
Time stands still for no one they say
Even you will pass the same way
Dance
Smoke the hookah and dance

Confusion – great prophecies
Fall to their knees
Watch their palms bleed
Dance
Smoke the hookah and dance

In a time of MAN MADE disease
Friends fall likes leaves from a trees
Now there’s only frozen streams
Dance now why don’t you dance now
Get up and dance now
Smoke the hookah and dance

It’s black and white
Cut and dry
Show me a minority
Who hasn’t suffered or cried
Livin’ in a land
Where freedom calls
Dance
Smoke the hookah and dance

In lands of poverty
Hungry feed off their dreams
Waiting for the world to turn
Dance
Smoke the hookah and dance

United people eliminate war
For they are the key to every door
You’ll hear the lies
You’ll see the truth
Dance
Smoke the hookah and dance

Midtown
  
I think I've come
The right way this time now
Bound for Glory
Sure to be found
All night I've been up
Thru the city
Le' me tell ya, bro
This town's got no pity

Midtown been walkin' downtown
Been round and I wanna go in style

Like somewhere in a small cafe
Lookin' for a ride
On a winner's parade
Ya got no style
An' ya got no moves,
Who knows who

You took the better –
Better part of me
Why not take the rest of me
Ya seem to do it so easily...
With a smile.

The Night Is Young
  
The night is young
Hearts still prey for love
When the victim's content
The damage is done
So we lost our minds
On simple as "Simon Says"
Lost not found
Take two steps back
and try again
Take two steps back
and try again

So if time is what you need
Tomorrow was never promised
For anyone you ever see
And love will conquer all
It's a matter of degree
It's a tangled situation
This old rhythm old rhyme
You got to learn
to read between the lines
Take a change and hold on tight
Was young
Hearts still
For the years go by
Like a child in disguise
And forever young
Reflected on the sea
You see a setting sun

Was young
The night was young
It's as simple as "simon Says"
Simple as "Simon Seyzzzz"

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

Hold On
  
Pardon me Miss,
But I’ve never been kissed
Quite like this before
Wouldn’t you know?
Damn it’s all in the show
I can’t get used to these changes
As long as I love you
I will re-arrange it.

And hold on
To what you’ve got now
Hold on to the feeling we found
Find out just what it means
Being in love is like a movie scene
So hold on

It might be the first time
It might be the last
It might be the future
It might be the past
Like Garbo, Brando, Bogart and Dean,
And when we do it like they do it,
When we do it, it comes naturally

So pardon me, Miss,
But I’ve never been kissed
Quite like this before
Wouldn’t you know?
DAMN! We’ve stolen the show
It happened in springtime
Right on through fall
Of course, babe,
Those were the best years of all

Dream
  
Every night I get a little older
I count my blessings
Before I sleep
If I should die,
Don't try and wake me
Let this ol' body be

So dream about the days
My friend
Remember when...
Go on and dream
Christians, Catholics,
Baptists and Buddhists
These traditions
Handed down by MEN!
What you believe
Is what you believe in
And what you see
Is what you get

From the far side of China,
Shanghai or the Moon
Philanthropists... Philosophers...
What they never knew.
Thank God for the simple things
Like me and you

We Do What We Do
  
More than just my lover
More than just a friend
A lifetime situation
Like a circle never ends
Hey Hey Hey Hey
Caught up in the sorrow
Lost inside the pain
Listen to the rhythm
Of the silence of a distant train

Hey Hey Who's out to getcha
Hey Hey Paranoia / Schizophrenia
Hey Hey when a million to one
Slaps ya cross the face
Whadaya gonna do?
Say, whadaya gonna do?
We do what we do...
We do what we do...

More than just my lover
More than just a friend
A lifetime situation
Like a circle never ends

Hey Hey Who's out to getcha
Paranoia / Schizophrenia
A million to one
Slaps ya cross the face
Ace... ace...
Whadaya... gonna do?
We do what we do...

The Bitter End
  
You left me in silence again
Tongue-tied again,
Straight to the point
The jugular anointed fights
to the Bitter End...
Some walk through life in paradise
Some walk through life on hot coalzzz
Some never hear, some never feel,
Some just grow old

I cry for the children...
I moan for the dead
Life is for livin' till the Bitter End
Promise the Garden of Eden...
Promise me fortune and fame
Promise me this, promise me that
The seasons will always change...
Always change...

So when the Angels come down
from Heaven
To lighten everybody's soul
Be a sinner, better be prayin'
The battle field's a far place from home

 

 

     

 

Busy Sidewalks
  
Busy sidewalks…
City, city sidewalks
Busy sidewalks…
City, city sidewalks

Busy sidewalks…
City, city sidewalks
Busy sidewalks…
City, city sidewalks

All aboard! Welcome to L.A.

Busy, busy sidewalks
City, city sidewalks
Walkin’ down the street
You can stroll L.A.
Busy, busy sidewalks
City, city sidewalks
Walkin' down the street you
can strut stroll O’LA
And when you’re out on
the weekend,
Anything goes in L.A.

Well, I  guess mama’
stories she told ya
Must of all been true
Shoulda listened
Maybe you’d know
what to do, well
Like in Rome, do what
the Romans do
Busy, busy sidewalks
City, city sidewalks

And it’s busy busy sidewalks
City city sidewalks
Walkin’ down the street
They stroll O’L.A.
Busy, busy sidewalks
City, city sidewalks
Walkin’ down the street
They strut stroll O’L.A.

And when you’re out on
the weekend,
Anything goes in L.A.
Busy, busy sidewalks
City, city sidewalks
All aboard! Welcome to L.A.

Somewhere In Time
  
I've been flying solo
For so long now
Don't know if I am lost
Or if I am found
And the roads we travel
And the dreams we dream
The truth of it is what it seems

Somewhere in time
You will find what you're after
For there's always an answer
The world keeps spinning
Faster these days

Along this journey
On the road to Kingdom come
If you follow your heart
the battle's won

Some cry for Christ
Some cry for younger years
Let your tears
Let your fears
Let them disappear

I've been flying solo
For so long now
Don't know if I am lost
Or if I am found
And the roads we travel
And the dreams we dream
The truth of it is what it seems

Rumblin' and Tumblin'
  
Catfish are jumpin'
It's an impossibility
Somebody's been rumblin'
and tumblin' in my backseat
You tell me lies, you hold me tight
And we go rumblin' and tumblin'
and rumblin' and tumblin'
through the night
Whatever gets you through
the night

Bookers at the taxman
What do I do?
I've sold my new car
Still got no revenue
Somebody loves you
But who knows who
You go rumblin' and tumblin'
and rumblin' and tumblin'
through the night
Whatever gets you through
the night

From neo-classic to the Berlin Wall
Cities will crumble, legends will fall
Lost and lonely? Without a trace?
You go rumblin' and tumblin'
and rumblin' and tumblin'
through the night
Whatever gets you through
the night