Lyrics Depot
Lyrics » Todd Rundgren Lyrics » Johnee Jingo Lyrics
Find Song Lyrics:



Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to Johnee Jingo by Todd Rundgren. Please check back for more Todd Rundgren lyrics.

Johnee Jingo Lyrics

Artist: Todd Rundgren
Album: A Cappella

He was just fifteen, he was a new trainee
He lied about it for the opportunity
To defend the border his life was sworn
Though not a generation was native born

Johnee Jingo
Johnee Jingo

He had lost the battle but won the war
When the generals said he couldn't fight no more
He was proud and bitter at what he'd done
So he passed it off to his favorite son

Johnee Jingo
Johnee Jingo
Jingo don't you fight for me
Jingo don't you speak for me

To the man who owns the land
We're all the same
But when his grip begins to slip
Then he'll be calling out your name
Johnee Jingo

And the throne, the pulpit, and the politician
Create a thirst for power in the common man
It's a taste for blood passed off as bravery
Or just patriotism hiding bigotry
Comments/Interpretations
no comments yet


Name:
Comment:






Related:
Todd Rundgren Lyrics
Todd Rundgren A Cappella Lyrics

More Todd Rundgren Music Lyrics:
Todd Rundgren - Boogies (Hamburger Hell) Lyrics
Todd Rundgren - Broke Down and Busted Lyrics
Todd Rundgren - Couldn't I Just Tell You Lyrics
Todd Rundgren - Flamingo Lyrics
Todd Rundgren - I Think You Know Lyrics
Todd Rundgren - Lucky Guy Lyrics
Todd Rundgren - Something To Fall Back On Lyrics
Todd Rundgren - Where Does The Time Go? Lyrics

© 2014 LyricsDepot.com. All Rights Reserved.
All lyrics are the property of their respective authors, artists and labels.