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(Verse one)
He is a hustler
He's no good at all
He is a loser, he's a bum (bum bum bum)
He lies, he bluffs he's unreliable
He is a sucker with a gun (gun gun gun)
I know you told me I should stay away
I know you said he's just a dog astray
He is a badboy with a tainted heart and even I know this ain't smart.

(Chorus)
But Mama I'm in love with a criminal
And this type of love isn't rational it's physical,
Mama please don't cry I will be alright,
All reason aside I just can't deny,
Love the guy

(Verse 2)
He is a villain of the devil's law,
He is a killer just for fun (fun, fun, fun)
That mans a snitch and unpredictable
He's got no concious he got none (none, none, none)

Oh, oh, I know-o, should let go, but no
Cause, he is a badboy with a tainted heart
And even I know this ain't smart

(Chorus)
But Mama I'm in love with a criminal
And this type of love isn't rational it's physical
Mama please don't cry I will be alright
All reason aside I just can't deny
Love the guy

(Bridge)
And he's got my name tatooed on his arm, his lucky charm
So I guess it's okay
He's with me
And I hear people talk (people talk)
Try to make remarks, keep us apart
But I don't even hear, I don't care

(Chorus)
Cause Mama I'm in love with a criminal
And this type of love isn't rational it's physical
Mama please don't cry I will be alright
All reason aside I just can't deny
Love the guy
(Repeat 3x)



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    UnregisteredJan 6, 2012 at 6:32 pm
    Love for a guy that's a criminal hahaha its pretty self explanitory to me well maybe because i am a criminal but not a snitch sorry thats the only part of the song i dnt like cuz not all are snitches =) someone who is always in trouble with the law and dosent care if they go to jail or not but dosent snitch on nobody
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    darkstar137Apr 7, 2011 at 12:00 am
    Spells itself out really, she don't wanna be in love with this guy cause he is bad but she can't help it :D
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    Cristine TanJul 3, 2013 at 11:20 pm
    You In Love With Criminal Its Good He is A Good Boy But once You Sheet Boy I'm Fighting With Him.
  • U
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    UnregisteredSep 4, 2012 at 7:01 pm
    I think this song is about a girl who is in love with someone that her friennds or parents disapprove of, to them he is a crinimal, a bad guy. It's about people views on good and bad, different people can be seen as good by some but bad by others.
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    jhhgjhgj67i7Mar 22, 2012 at 4:46 am
    Everybody say this will be better if she was under 18.. So what if she's not under 18! Whatever love this song

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