Life Story

Album: Just Cool, 1982
Producer: Henry "Junjo" Lawes
Riddim:


Me a gon tell you me life story (x3)

Said when me did bad mi mother disown me

Mi Mother said Lord what an ugly baby

Well one time God mi never have no money

Me wear one pants that patchy patchy

Said Squidly, Lord, and Welton Irie

Me walk down the street them a laugh after me

Some a walk some a talk some a dem a scorn me

And some a dem a talk 'bout fly a follow me

And some of dem a say “him smell funny, eee”

But now me turn a man and turn a emcee

The girls dem a rush me, a we me seh


Nobody love me for me deejay money (x3)

Me a go tell you mi life story


Cause any gal who don't have no baby fe me

Any girl who don't have no baby fe me

When them tek Yellowman money, they naw get no more a dollar fifty

they naw get no more than a dollar fifty, true wha'


Mi a go tell you mi life story


Becaw, proud of me, dem proud of me

A inna Kingston and over Ochi

Dem proud of me, dem proud of me

A Inna Jamaica and also Miami

Say loss?? Sandra Lee and also New York City

Dem proud of me, girls proud of mi


Mi a go tell you mi life story


Come a me, come a me but no beg mi money

Come a me, come a me but no beg mi money

Is I Yellowman at the mic emcee

Cause A True me the girls crazy

It's true me the girls crazy

Caw A Inna my pocket a-nuff money

A Inna my pocket a-nuff money

They say Yellowman him look sexy


Mi a go tell you mi life story

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