Present Arms

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UB40

UB40 are a British reggae/pop band formed in 1978 in Birmingham, England. The band has placed more than 50 singles in the UK Singles Chart, and has also achieved considerable international success. The band has been nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album four times, and in 1984, they … more »

You got no job you got no pay  
Join the military, sign today  
They'll take you off to fight on foreign shores  
  
You'll be your mother's pride and joy  
Her armed and dangerous golden boy  
A uniformed hero that shows no fear  
  
The khaki ranks of flesh and steel  
Learning how to smile and kill  
They'll teach you to ignore the screams and tears

Written by: JIM BROWN, ALI CAMPBELL, ROBIN CAMPBELL, EARL FALCONER, NORMAN HASSAN, BRIAN TRAVERS, MICHAEL VIRTUE, TERRENCE OSWALD WILSON

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group

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