Album: How About I Be Me (And You Be You)? (2012)
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  • What is real VIP
    Do we have the balls to go to their party
    Or do we rather stay in times with vanity
    Tell me now what's a real VIP

    And who are we to give that name to us
    When we don't know the lives of others
    When we can barely raise a fitting girl
    To help her own sisters and brothers
    Was in hidden history
    The artists always spoke their people's needs
    Now we're gorged upon what devils feed
    In the shallow form of MTV
    Telling the youth to worship futile dreams
    And alone for begging for material things
    I tell you what a real VIP is
    A face that never was nor will be kissed
    To whom exactly are we givin' hope
    When we stand behind the velvet rope
    Or get our pictures taking with the pope
    Like some sick April foul kind of joke

    Who's really really real real VIP
    The one that telling the most conquering kin
    Who looks around at everything
    And sees exactly what we've been
    He is the face that never was nor will be kissed
    [?] will be down on his guest list
    When we standing at the gates
    After being fashionably late
    There'll be no make up and there'll be no [?]
    No Vuitton bags and no Manolo shoes
    When he's presiding over you
    Asking you did you love only you?
    Or did you stand for something else?
    Besides the hankering for fame and fame itself
    The one who always was and always is
    Will show you what a real VIP is

    The fatherless
    The motherless
    The ravage child at home who cryin to you
    You will be asked to say what did you do
    And what's behind that velvet curtain
    Don't know but I can say for certain
    A face that never was nor will be kissed
    Publisher: Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner Chappell Music, Inc.
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