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Girls, we run this mother (yeah)
Girls, we run this mother (yeah)
Girls, we run this mother (yeah)
Girls, we run this mother
Girls

Chores:
Who run the world? Girls (x4)
Who run this mother? Girls (x4)
Who run the world? Girls (x4)

Verse 1:
Some of them men
Think they freak this like we do
But no they don't.

Make your cheque come at they neck.

Disrespect us, no they won't.
Boy, don't even try to touch me.
Boy, this beat is crazy!
This is how they made me.
Houston, Texas baby.
This goes out to all my girls
That's in the club rocking the latest.

Who would buy it for themselves and get more money later.

I think I need a barber(barber).

None of these b****** can fade me (fade me).

I'm so good with this

I remind you I'm so hood with this.

Boy I'm just playing.
Come here baby.

Hope you still like me
F you pay me.

My persuasion can build a nation.
Endless power our love we can devour.
You'll do anything for me.

Chores:
Who run the world? Girls Girls
Who run the world? Girls (Girls)
Who run the world? Girls Girls
Who run the world? Girls (Girls)
Who run the world? Girls Girls

Who run this mother? Girls (x4)

Who run the world? Girls Girls
Who run the world? Girls (Girls)
Who run the world? Girls Girls
Who run the world? Girls (Girls)
Who run the world? Girls Girls
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Verse 2:
It's hot up in here DJ
Don't be scared to run this run this back.

I'm repping for the girls that's
Taking over the world
Help me raise a glass for the college grads.
Forty-one roll and to let you know what time it is, cheque!
You can't hold me!
I work my nine to five, better cut my check!
This goes out to all the women
Getting it in you on your grind.

To other men that respect
What I do please accept my shine.

Boy you know you love it
How we smart enough to make these millions.

Strong enough to bear the children
Then get back to bidness.

See, you better not play me
Oh come here baby.

Hope you still like me
F you pay me.

My persuasion can build a nation.
Endless power our love we can devour.
You'll do anything for me.

Chores:
Who run the world? Girls Girls
Who run the world? Girls (Girls)
Who run the world? Girls Girls
Who run the world? Girls (Girls)
Who run the world? Girls Girls

Who run this mother? Girls (x4)

Who run the world? Girls Girls
Who run the world? Girls (Girls)
Who run the world? Girls Girls
Who run the world? Girls (Girls)
Who run the world? Girls Girls

Verse 3 (Ending):

Who are we
What we run
The world (x2)

Who are we
What do we run
We run the world

Who are we
What we run
We run the world

Who run the world? Girls!



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    Essie FynnFeb 28, 2013 at 10:29 am
    Boy you know you love it.
    How we're smart enough to make these millions.
    Strong enough to bare the children.
    Then get back to business.
    See, you better not play me.
    Don't come here baby.
    Hope you still like me.
    F you pay me!

    My persuasion can build a nation.
    Endless power
    Our love we can devour.
    You'll do anything for me.

    Who run the world? Girls!

    love this song...:p
  • U
    +1
    UnregisteredJul 16, 2012 at 6:28 am
    Girls need to be independent & strong. With the way of this modern world, we can run the world become president, do things for ourselves. It's really an inspiring song
  • j
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    jessica90210Jun 11, 2011 at 11:33 pm
    i love the yellow dress that she wears i relly really want it its so cool and this is the best song that beyounce has sang if u dont like it then theres somthing in your head
  • U
    UnregisteredJul 11, 2012 at 3:18 pm
    Means it is crap lyrics from a crap singer. If the world knew what was good for them they would stop listening to no meaning songs by horrible singers
  • U
    UnregisteredMar 17, 2012 at 12:03 pm
    The essence of a women can not be compared, god created us to run, it but to also be soft and vulnerable. I love being a great woman that "runs it"

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