Just Because

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Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson (born David Ian Jackson, 11 August 1954) is an English musician and singer-songwriter now living in Berlin, whose five Grammy Award nominations span from 1979 to 2001. He is probably best known for the 1979 hit song and first single "Is She Really Going Out with Him?", which still gets … more »

Can’t drink the water
Can’t breathe the air
Can’t hide down in the sewer
'Cause there’s crocodiles down there

My hovel needs a barricade
My pants need an alarm
Need some non-alcoholic whiskey
And some giuliani charm

Just because you’re paranoid
Don’t mean they’re not out to get ya
Just because you’re paranoid
Don’t mean they’re not out to get ya

Don’t look at me on the subway
And I won’t look at you
Don’t touch me with your greasy gloves
And syphilitic flu

Brain cancer causes cell phones
Brain damage causes drugs
I’m staying off the streetscause
Gang war causes thugs

Just because you’re paranoid
Don’t mean they’re not out to get ya
Just because you’re paranoid
Don’t mean they’re not out to get ya

Just because you’re paranoid
Don’t mean they’re not out to get ya
Just because you’re paranoid
Don’t mean they’re not out to get ya

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