Dani California

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Red Hot Chili Peppers are an American rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1983. The group's musical style primarily consists of rock with an emphasis on funk, as well as elements from other genres such as punk rock and psychedelic rock. Live, they incorporate many aspects of jam rock due to the impr… more »

Getting born in the state of Mississippi 
Her papa was a copper, and her mama was a hippy 
In Alabama she will swing a hammer  Price you got to pay when you break the panorama 
She never knew that there was anything more than all
What in the world does your compliment take me for?
 Black bandanna, sweet Louisiana
 Robbing on a bank in the state of Indiana 
She's a runner 
Rebel, and a stunner 
Come to Mirawais saying baby, watcha gonna?
 Looking down the barrel of a hot bell forty-five
Just another way to survive 

California, rest in peace  Simultaneous release
California, show your teeth 
She's my priestess 
I'm your priest 
Yeah, yeah, yeah

She's a lover 
Baby, and a fighter  Should a seen it coming when I got a little brighter
With a name like Dani California 
Day was gonna come when I was gonna mourn ya
A little low
That she was stealing another bread 
I love my baby to death 

California, rest in peace  Simultaneous release
California, show your teeth 
She's my priestess 
I'm your priest 
Yeah, yeah, yeah

Who knew the hardest side of you?
Who knew the hardest time to prove?
Too true to say goodbye to you
Too true to say, say, say

 Pushed the fader  Gifted animator
One for the now
And eleven for the later  Never made it up to Minnesota  North Dakota man
Wasn't gunnin' for the quota 
Down in the Badlands she was saving the best for last
It only hurts when I laugh 
Gone to fade

California, rest in peace  Simultaneous release
California, show your teeth 
She's my priestess 
I'm your priest 
Yeah, yeah, yeah

California, rest in peace  Simultaneous release
California, show your teeth 
She's my priestess 
I'm your priest 
Yeah, yeah, yeah

Written by: MICHAEL BALZARY, JOHN ANTHONY FRUSCIANTE, ANTHONY KIEDIS, CHAD SMITH

Lyrics © MoeBeToBlame

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Dani California