[speaking: Femi Kuti] One thing I want to assure them, If they think I'm gonna change or compromise My attitude and my way of life or In my expression or in my goal What's politics They are making me stronger And I am much much stronger now...
[Mos Def:] Check a blank to the boogie And up chuck a boogie To the rhythym of the boogie to be [x2] There it go like simple the plainness The prominent bassness Zulu arrangement rockin' amazement Fly gold, radiating from heaven to pavement If only years of placement with nothing to play with Spent time hating but that ain't changing it God give it to me no body ain't savin' it Therefore, moving on the base in stammerment? Standing in the twilight and watching them get it in Walls, simmering, the air, simmering She movin' like more than the airs is glistenin' Woah now Testin' your ate in the delirium Sounding fate booming all over your eminence Skin on skin again Put it all, get it all, get in then Ladies and gentlemen, misters and mistresses ... or entrants and simil men There it is, boogieman
Hah Simmer down simmer down simmer down now Simmer down now [x3] Quiet dog, wild hog my god
And the rocket don't stop Brooklyn and the kids heat up the stovetop Banging the empire state and navigating the way Your preservation makes the greatest hip hop The cool dudes swagger little cherry be corny The flow so steady unsteady is boring These dudes ain't through with their yawning
Need to get off it So wack wack is all you can call it Therefore, movin on the deaf is sumblin Regardless of... what town your representin A bullet in the audience settlement Tower the tenement I mold through for all of the element Simmer down I manage your mayhem I'm bright as the AM And you're rocking more like a station I'm blessed with the fresh from day one I got it from day done We all going back to the same one It's the cost of motivation I'll stay with Remarkable flavors That all is a market of greatness
Woah now Is to get us to buck town Your girl is in love now You thought it so funny Shorty is down, Shoo
[Sirens:] Simmer down simmer down simmer down now Simmer down now [x3] Quiet dog, wild hog let's rock
Hah And we don't stop See you rock to the rhythm we don't stop So you maintain the rock and you don't stop You keep up the rock and you don't stop (The rock) Maintain the rock and you don't stop (The rock) You keep up the rock and you don't stop (The rock) Maintain the rock and you don't stop (The rock)