Move on Up

The Jam

FAVORITE (0 fans)

The Jam

The Jam were an English punk rock/New Wave/mod revival band active during the late 1970s and early 1980s. They were formed in Woking, Surrey. While they shared the "angry young men" outlook and fast tempos of their punk rock contemporaries, The Jam wore smartly tailored suits rather than ripped clothes, and they incorporated a number of mainstream 1960s rock and R&B influences rather than rejecting them, placing The Jam at the forefront of the mod revival movement. more »


Year:
1982
45 Views

 The easy, fast & fun way to learn how to sing: 30DaySinger.com

Hush now child and don't you cry
Your folks might understand you by and by
Move on up towards your destination
You may find from time to time
Complications
Bight your lip and take a trip
Though there may be wet road ahead
You cannot slip
So move on up and peace you will find
Into the steeple of beautiful people
Where there's only one kind

So hush now child and don't you cry
Your folks might understand you by and by
Just move on up and keep on wishing
Remember your dreams are your only schemes
So keep on pushing

Take nothing less - not even second best
And do not obey - you must have your say
You can past the test

Move on up!

 The easy, fast & fun way to learn how to sing: 30DaySinger.com


Genre:
Style:

Written by: Curtis L. Mayfield

Lyrics © Warner Chappell Music, Inc.

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind

Discuss the Move on Up Lyrics with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these lyrics to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Move on Up Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 21 Sep. 2021. <https://www.lyrics.com/lyric/70740/The+Jam>.

    Missing lyrics by The Jam?

    Know any other songs by The Jam? Don't keep it to yourself!

    Watch the song video

    Move on Up

    137.9K
    543     13

    more tracks from the album

    Beat Surrender [EP]

    Browse Lyrics.com

    Quiz

    Are you a music master?

    »
    In which band are Adam, Jack and Ryan singers?
    • A. JRA
    • B. AJR
    • C. RJA
    • D. ARJ

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant explanation for any lyrics that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant explanation for any acronym or abbreviation that hits you anywhere on the web!

    The Jam tracks

    On Radio Right Now

    Loading...

    Powered by OnRad.io


    Think you know music? Test your MusicIQ here!

    Movies in which is played

    Move on Up

    »