Keep The Devil Off

Album: 4Eva Is A Mighty Long Time (2017)
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  • Lord be my witness
    Gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, can't worry 'bout no snakes (worry 'bout no snakes)
    What good are those riches if you're six feet under?
    Lord be my witness, keep the devil off (keep the devil off)

    I was born on the south side of the moon
    Country boy did this big from the bottom of the map
    To the top of the mountain, pimpin' I'm on the move
    I'm in the groove, on the late night
    I make the move if the play right
    You ain't seen it like I seen it
    My vision nowadays 'bout as bright as the daylight
    Supernova, I made a strong foundation outta all these brothers I killed
    I ran them snakes in my yard
    And you were tuckin' your tail, actin' all scary

    We ain't cut from that cloth (well)
    I paid in gold what I bought (well)
    I ran circles 'round y'all
    And never ever, ever got caught (woo)

    Gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, can't worry 'bout no snakes (worry 'bout no snakes)
    What good are those riches if you're six feet under?
    Lord be my witness, keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off
    Gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, can't worry 'bout no snakes (worry 'bout no snakes)
    What good are those riches if you're six feet under?
    Lord be my witness, gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)

    I was born underneath the pecan tree (pecan tree)
    With the soul of giant and the heart of a lion
    But now world couldn't wait for an O.G
    I was creepin', crawlin', fallin' out the shack
    Backwards slippin' upward through the crack
    Now I creep in storage where you want to be
    But barely get to see but never ever at paid for
    I made more than they thought I would on my tax
    I mix the candy with the grain
    And the soul with the swang and the bang
    And that's called bounce

    We ain't cut from that cloth (well)
    I paid in gold what I bought (well)
    I ran circles 'round
    And I don't believe the fate of the people, never got caught (woo)

    Gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, can't worry 'bout no snakes (worry 'bout no snakes)
    What good are those riches if you're six feet under?
    Lord be my witness, keep the devil off (keep the devil off)

    Keep the devil off
    Gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, can't worry 'bout no snakes (worry 'bout no snakes)
    What good are those riches if you're six feet under?
    Lord be my witness, keep the devil off (keep the devil off)

    (Keep the devil off) keep the devil off
    (Keep the devil off, devil off, devil off)
    Lord (Lord Lord Lord Lord Lord)
    Keep the devil off (keep the devil off, devil off, devil off)
    Lord (Lord Lord Lord Lord Lord)
    (Ah, ah, ah)
    (Keep the devil off)

    (Ah, you gotta keep the devil off you)

    Gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, can't worry 'bout no snakes (worry 'bout no snakes)
    What good are those riches if you're six feet under?
    Lord be my witness, keep the devil off (keep the devil off)

    (Keep the devil off) keep the devil off
    (Keep the devil off, devil off, devil off)
    Lord (Lord Lord Lord Lord Lord)
    Keep the devil off (keep the devil off, devil off, devil off)
    Lord (Lord Lord Lord Lord Lord)
    (Ah, ah, ah)
    (Keep the devil off)
    Lord (Lord Lord Lord Lord Lord)
    (Ah, ah, ah)
    Lord (Lord Lord Lord Lord Lord)
    (Keep the devil off)
    (Keep the devil off)
    (Keep the devil off)
    Lord, be my witness, keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off)
    Keep the devil off, gotta keep the devil off (keep the devil off) Writer/s: Justin Scott
    Publisher: BMG Rights Management, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd., RESERVOIR MEDIA MANAGEMENT INC
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