• Artist: Johnny Bennett
  • Title: World on fire
  • Genre: Rock - Roots Rock
  • Mood: Dramatic
  • Speed: Fast (130-160)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/19/2012
  • Lyric themes: Classism, Lack of Faith/Non-Belief, Homeless Poverty, Awakening/Enlightenment, Hypocrisy, Pollution
  • Lyrics:   The world’s on fire like Jimmy saidSpeak your mind and you’ll end up deadWho will save us from ourselvesWho’s gonna bomb us with our own damn shellsFrom Sudan to Afghanistan From Iraq to the next one manFrom Lebanon to PalestineFrom Israel and on down the lineWell the gods of war will never stopThe world’s a whore and hates the cropTurn your picket fence into a suicide bomberYou better learn to fear the genocide shopFrom Christians to the New Islam From Jews and how you all fight for godFrom holy land to holy shitBelieve me they won’t ever quitCause there is no light is no goodYou’re born to fight it’s in the booksIt’s a tired song and a chorus bloodA rich mans suit and a poor mans floodFrom New York down to New OrleansFrom Britain and their dying dreamFrom California coast to coastYou can look for love but you’ll just find a ghostThe media spreads useless flare On where to be and what to wearWhile millions die from world neglect You get a brand new car and a big fat checkWhile the world’s on fire like Jimmy said.
  • Keywords: exciting, rock, Bass, Guitar

About Johnny Bennett

Johnny Bennett is one of those rare, but highly sought after artists - the breed of singer/songwriter who has lifetime experience and wisdom that literally gushes into the meaning and sentiment of every song he writes. Having previously held residency in San Francisco, New York and currently Los Angeles, Johnny Bennett is well equipped to draw on varied walks of life, adding a precious depth and quality to his work.

Johnny Bennett rocks and “The ...

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