What's My Name

Album: The Clash (1977)
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  • What the hell is wrong with me?
    I'm not who I want to be
    I tired spot cream an' I tried it all
    I'm crawling up the wall

    What's my name, name, name

    I tried to join a ping-pong club
    Sign on the door said "all full up"
    I got nicked, fighting in the road
    The judge didn't even know

    What's my name, name, name

    Dad go pissed so I got clocked
    Couldn't hear the Tannoy so he lost the lot
    Offers mum a bribe through the letter box
    Drives you fucking mad

    Now, I'm round the back of your house at night
    Peeping in the window, are you sleeping tight?
    I laugh at your locks with my celluloid strip
    An' you won't know who came

    What's my name, name, name

    What's my name, name, name Writer/s: Joe Strummer, Mick Jones, Paul Simonon, Topper Headon
    Publisher: Universal Music Publishing Group
    Lyrics licensed and provided by LyricFind

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