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Gary Numan

Gary Numan (born Gary Anthony James Webb on 8 March 1958) is an English singer, composer, and musician, most widely known for his chart-topping 1979 hits "Are 'Friends' Electric?" (as Tubeway Army) and "Cars". His signature sound consists of heavy synthesiser hooks fed through guitar effects pedals. more »

We're in the building
Where they make us grow
And I'm frightened by
The liquid engineers
Like you. 

My Mallory heart
Is sure to fail
I could crawl around the floor
Just like I'm real
Like you. 

The sound of metal
I want to be
You
I could learn to be a man
Like you. 

Plug me in
And turn me on
Oh everything is moving. 

I need my treatment
It's tomorrow they send me
Singing 'I am an American'.
Do you? 

Picture this
If I could make the change
I'd love to pull the wires from the wall
Did you? 

And who are you
And how can I try
Here inside I like metal
Aren't you 

All I know
Is no-one dies
I'm still confusing love with need.

Written by: GARY ANTHONY JAMES WEBB

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