TV Age

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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 »

Here we stand -
 (remote control buttons in our sweaty little hands)
As one man -
 (we're lining up and waiting for someone's command)
We don't move -
 (we send out for food, get the news on video)
I can prove -
 (there's no need for movies, we got HBO)
In the
T.V. age
They're out there somewhere
 (You know the force has got a lot of power - but what makes you think it 
 gives a shit about you... who are you anyway?)
They're taking over
 (And i believe - the aliens have to take a physical form on our planet 
 - so why not one with 13 channels...)
They're out there somewhere
Times must change
 (This ain't the stone age, we don't have rocks in our heads)
What's so strange -
 (We don't work no more, so why get out of bed)
T.V. rules -
 (Pretty soon we won't be able to turn it off at all)
All you fools -
 (Then it'll turn you off - your backs against the wall)
In the -
T.V. age

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