Soul Survivor

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Night Ranger

Night Ranger is an American rock band from San Francisco that gained popularity during the 1980s with a series of albums and singles. The band's first five albums sold more than 10 million copies worldwide. The quintet is perhaps best known for the power ballad "Sister Christian", which peaked at No. 5 in June 1984. more »

There's a man
Sits outside in front of Grazi's Cafe
Dirty clothes, a bedroll and a smile

He rubs his hands together
And says "Mister can you spare me some change?"
I see him down on my luck for a while

I'm a soul survivor
Yeah, I sleep under the freeway signs
And I'm here to remind you
Be a friend of mine, oh, be a friend of mine

There's a famous picture
From the war in Vietnam
A little girl running on a road burned and screaming

Thirty years later
She met the man who called down the Napalm
But did he lie, when he begged for forgiveness

She said, I'm a soul survivor
Yeah, God's grace has set me free
And I'm a living reminder
So think about me, oh, can you think about me

I know the world outside
It ain't no bed of roses
We need each others hand
To take us through the night

Oh, yeah, yeah

Soul survivor
Yeah, everybody needs a helping hand
We're all here to remind us, yeah
The white man, the black man, the red man, all men

Soul survivor
Yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah
I'm a soul survivor
Be a friend of mine, oh, be a friend of mine
Yeah, I'm soul survivor
Be a friend of mine

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