Who Will Survive in America

Album: My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (2010)
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  • Us living as we do upside down
    And the new word to have is revolution
    People don't even want to hear the preacher
    Spill or spiel because God's whole card has been thoroughly piqued
    And America is now blood and tears instead of milk and honey
    The youngsters who were programmed to continue
    Fucking up woke up one night digging
    Paul Revere and Nat Turner as the good guys
    America stripped for bed and we had not all yet closed our eyes
    The signs of truth were tattooed across her often entered vagina
    We learned to our amazement untold tale of scandal
    Two long centuries buried in the musty vault
    Hosed down daily with a gagging perfume
    America was a bastard, the illegitimate daughter of the mother country
    Whose legs were then spread around the world
    And a rapist known as freedom, free-doom
    Democracy, liberty, and justice were revolutionary code names that preceded
    The bubbling, bubbling, bubbling, bubbling, bubbling
    In the mother country's crotch
    What does Webster say about soul?
    All I want is a good home and a wife
    And a children and some food to feed them every night
    After all is said and done, build a new route to China if they'll have you
    Who will survive in America?
    Who will survive in America?
    Who will survive in America?
    Who will survive in America? Writer/s: Alfred Scramuzza, Edwin J Bocage, Gil Scott-Heron, Jeff Bhasker, Kanye West
    Publisher: Peermusic Publishing, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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