Workin' for a Livin'

Album: Picture This (1982)
Charted: 41
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  • Some days won't end ever and some days pass on by
    I'll be working here forever, at least until I die
    Damned if you do, damned if you don't
    I'm supposed to get a raise week, you know damn well I won't

    Workin' for a livin'
    (Workin')
    Workin' for a livin'
    (Workin')
    Workin' for a livin', livin' and workin'
    I'm taking what they're giving 'cause I'm workin' for a livin'

    Hey I'm not complainin' 'cause I really need the work
    Hittin' up my buddy's got me feelin' like a jerk
    Hundred dollar car note, two hundred rent
    I get a check on Friday, but it's all ready spent

    Workin' for a livin'
    (Workin')
    Workin' for a livin'
    (Workin')
    Workin' for a livin', livin' and workin'
    I'm takin' what they're givin' 'cause I'm workin' for a livin'

    Whoa whoa, workin' for a livin'
    Whoa whoa, takin' what they givin'
    Whoa whoa, workin' for a livin'
    Whoa whoa whoa

    Bus boy, bartender, ladies of the night
    Grease monkey, ex-junky, winner of the fight
    Walkin' on the streets it's really all the same
    Sellin' souls, rock 'n' roll, any other day

    Workin' for a livin'
    (Workin')
    Workin' for a livin'
    (Workin')
    Workin' for a livin', livin' and workin'
    I'm takin' what they're givin' 'cause I'm workin' for a livin'

    Workin' for a livin', livin' and workin'
    I'm takin' what they're givin' 'cause I'm workin' for a livin'
    Workin' for a livin', livin' and workin'
    Writer/s: BILL GIBSON, CHRISTOPHER JOHN HAYES, HUEY LEWIS, JOHN VICTOR COLLA, MARIO CIPOLLINA, SEAN THOMAS HOPPER
    Publisher: Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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