[Chorus:] Children, groovin', women, confusion Then go away, it's time to understand Everyone's got to make a livin' Children, groovin', women, confusion Then go away, it's time to understand Everyone's got to make a livin' Nineteen-ninety-two and, you and I were fightin' LAPD beatings got the whole world frontin' My man Rodney King and the Reginald Deeney You could look for justice but I bet you won't find any Because people getting beatin', news keep repeatin' Chaos and anger, just surely peakin' Yo everybody's runnin', some of them are gunnin' Avalanche the block, feel the anger, wantin' something Cause some of them are frontin' They didn't know the reason Emotion in the end made it feel like revolution And yeah, yeah, you can yell out your brains I tell you right now, we got eight years of chains [Hook] So hurry up because I'm runnin' out of clip Runnin' out of time Runnin' out of clip Runnin' out of time Runnin' out of clip Runnin' out of time Runnin' out of clip (What) Runnin' out of time [Chorus] Nineteen-ninety-seven, reduction of a nation The government is slayin', new laws is what you're facin' Next comes the clonin', they're makin' new creation Secretly forming soldiers of you and they station No more free education on former segregation Politics about affirmative activation So make a run for the border Caught by the deporter The immigration caught you but you got to leave your daughter We are slowly being slaughtered So be prepared for the new world order Yeah, yeah, you can yell out your brains I tell you right now, we got eight years of chains [Hook] [Chorus] Year two-thousand, what's it really holdin' Or is it really right, live beyond on what you're knowing Or is it that technology is what keeps on going Could it be that the end of time is what I'm showing I don't see any grass growin' Everything's conquered, we're running out of land And goddamn yo, I'm runnin' out of clip I'm almost out of time Runnin' out of Damn, I'm almost out of time We could all try now but just look up in the sky We ain't got no ozone left, we are gonna die Crime and corruption, is the only season Is it 'cause the reason is that we out of time [Chorus: Repeat x2]
Discuss the Say Goodbye Lyrics with the community:
Use the citation below to add these lyrics to your bibliography:
"Say Goodbye Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 20 May 2022. <https://www.lyrics.com/lyric/2221171/The+Black+Eyed+Peas/Say+Goodbye>.