Bob Marley: Trenchtown Rock

TRENCHTOWN ROCK
/Bob Marley/

One good thing about music, when it hits you
(You feel no pain)
Oh, oh, I say:
One good thing about music, when it hits you
(You feel no pain)
Hit me with music, hit me with music now

This is
Trenchtown rock, don't watch that
Trenchtown rock, big fish or sprat
Trenchtown rock, you reap what you sow
Trenchtown rock, and only Jah, Jah know
Trenchtown rock, I'd never turn my back
Trenchtown rock, I'd give the slum a try
Trenchtown rock, I'd never let the children cry
Trenchtown rock, 'cause you got to tell Jah, Jah why

(Grooving), it's Kingston 12
(Grooving), it's Kingston 12
(Grooving), it's Kingston 12 now
(Grooving), it's Kingston 12

No want you come galang so, oh no
(No want you fe galang so), ska-ba-dip-ska-ba
(You want come cold I up), ska-ba-dibby-dip
Ska-ba-doop, ska-ba-doop (cold I up)
Oh, oh, I'm groovin', and the world knows by now
Now, now, now, now, now, now, now, y'all

Oh now, I said you feel no pain now
One good thing about music
When it hits you (you feel no pain)
Hit me with music now, oh now
Hit me with music now
Hit me with music
(Harder, brutalize me)
Hit me with music

This is
Trenchtown rock, I say don't watch that
Trenchtown rock, if you want big fish or sprat
Trenchtown rock, you reap what you sow
Trenchtown rock, and everyone know now
Trenchtown rock, don't turn your back
Trenchtown rock, I say, give the slum a try
Trenchtown rock, never let the children cry
Trenchtown rock, or you got to tell Jah, Jah why

(Grooving), it's Kingston 12
(Grooving), it's Kingston 12
(Grooving), I say it's Kingston 12 now
(Grooving), wow, wow, wow, it's Kingston 12

(No want you fe galang so)
Didn't I told you that
No want you fe galang so)
We should leave with love
(You want come cold I up)
I'm not gonna do that, man, nothin'
(Come cold I), and look deh now
(Groovin'), and then it's Kingston 12, uh

(Good God), good God, look at here now, uh
Hit me with music


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