Hyperactive!

Album: The Flat Earth (1984)
Charted: 17 62
  • Tell me about your childhood

    At the tender age of three
    I was hooked to a machine
    Just to keep my mouth from spouting junk
    Must have took me for a fool
    When they chucked me out of school
    'Cause the teacher knew I had the funk
    But tonight I'm on the edge
    Better shut me in the fridge
    'Cause I'm burning up (I'm burning up)
    With the vision in my brain
    And the music in my veins
    And the dirty rhythm in my blood

    They are messing with my heart
    And they're messing with my heart
    And they're messing with my heart
    Won't stop messing with me
    Ripping me apart

    Hyperactive when I'm small
    Hyperactive now I'm grown
    Hyperactive and the night is young
    And in a minute I'll blow

    Semaphore out on the floor
    Messages from outer space
    Deep heat for the feet
    And the rhythm of your heartbeat
    'Cause the music of the street
    It isn't any rapattack
    It isn't any rapattack

    I can reach into your homes
    Like an itch in your headphones
    You can't turn it up
    I'm the shape in your back room
    I'm the breather on the phone
    And I'm burning up
    But there's one thing I must say
    Before they lock me up again
    You'd be safer at the back
    When I'm having an attack

    Hyperactive when I'm small
    Hyperactive now I'm tall
    Hyperactive as the day is long
    Hyperactive in my bones
    Hyperactive in your phones
    Hyperactive and the night is young
    Hyperactive when I'm small
    Hyperactive now I'm grown
    Hyperactive 'til I'm dead and gone

    Stand up, hyperactivate
    Get up, hyperactivate
    Wise up, hyperactivate
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