New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.

I Got The Message

I got the message and the message is clear
I really really really really wish you were here
It was written on the back of a carton d'allumettes
It says I don't really miss you but I haven't tried yet
I got the message & the message is proof
There really is a thing they call the rhythm of youth
It will pick you up and it will make you wiggle this way
Et c'est facile a dire and it's easy to say

Well it's mine [They got this thing they call the rhythm of life]
Not Yours [It says to settle down & get a dog and a wife]
Get down [And everybody's doing it all over the land]
On all fours [Et oui je ne comprends pas oh yes i don't understand]
It's long [I got the message and the message is clear]
And hard [I really really really really wish you were here]
This road [It was written on the back of a carton d'allumettes]
To mars [I don't really miss you but I haven't tried yet]

Got a good thing, yeah, got you going
Everybody's moving, watch out it's showing
I have done a good thing I've got you dancing, Everybody's happy
I have done a good thing, I've got you moving, Everybody's dancing
They're really grooving
I have done a good thing don't dansez moderne
Everybody's happy

I got the message and the message is clear
I really really really really wish you were here
It was written on the back of a carton d'allumettes
It says I don't really miss you but I haven't tried yet
I got the message & the message is proof
There really is a thing they call the rhythm of youth
It will pick you up and it will make you wiggle this way
Et c'est facile a dire and it's easy to say

C'est mon [They got this thing they call the rhythm of life]
C'est toi [It says to settle down & get a dog and a wife]
C'est nous [And everybody's doing it all over the land]
C'est cool [Et oui je ne comprends pas oh yes i don't understand]
C'est long [i got the message and the message is clear]
C'est dur [i really really really really wish you were here]
Frappons [it was written on the back of a carton d'allumettes]
Nos tetes contre les murs

Me, you, us cool, long, hard, hit our heads against the wall

[I don't really miss you but I haven't tried yet]

I got a good thing yeah, got you going
Everybody's moving, it's really showing
I have done a good thing I've got you dancing, Everybody's happy
I have done a good thing, I've got you moving, Everybody's dancing,
It's really groovy
I have done a good thing, don't dansez moderne
And Everybody's happy

I got the message and the message is clear
I really really really really wish you were here
It was written on the back of a carton d'allumettes
It says I don't really miss you but I haven't tried yet
I got the message & the message is proof
There really is a thing they call the rhythm of youth
It will pick you up and it will make you wiggle this way
Et c'est facile a dire and it's easy to say

It's mine [they got this thing they call the rhythm of life]
Not Yours [it says to settle down & get a dog and a wife]
Get down [and everybody's doing it all over the land]
On all fours [et oui je ne comprends pas oh yes i don't understand]
It's long [i got the message and the message is clear]
And hard [i really really really really wish you were here]
This road [it was written on the back of a carton d'allumettes]
Road to mars [I don't really miss you but I haven't tried yet]



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/m/men_without_hats/i_got_the_message.html

Correct | Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      U
      Unregistered
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      Explain

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
      10 words
      Good
      Cool
      Awesome!
      Explanation guidelines:
      • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
      • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
      • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
      Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.
      ×