Rock in the USA    (video)

 

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1. They come from the cities and they come from the smaller towns,

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    beat up cars with guitars and drummers going crack, boom, bam.

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    R.O.C.K. in the USA, R.O.C.K. in the USA,

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    R.O.C.K. in the USA, yeah, yeah, rockin’ in the USA.

 

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2. They said goodbye to their families, said goodbye to their friends,

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    with pipedreams in their heads and very little money in their hands.

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    Some are black and some are white,

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    ain’t too proud to sleep on the floor tonight,

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    with the blind faith of Jesus, you know that they just might be

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    rockin’ in the USA.               Hey !

 

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3. Voices from nowhere and voices from the larger towns,

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    filled our head full of dreams, turned our world upside down.

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  There was Frankie Lymon, Bobby Fuller, Mitch Ryder, they were rockin’!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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    Jackie Wilson, Shangri-las, Young Rascals, they were rockin’ !

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    Spotlight on Martha Reeves, let’s don’t forget James Brown !

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    Rockin’ in the USA.              Hey !

 

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+  R.O.C.K. in the USA, R.O.C.K. in the USA  ! (4x) ....

 

    (John Cougar Mellencamp)