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They say that in war
That truth
Be the first casualty
So I dig in selector
I the resurrector
Fly my shit
Sever your neck
Wider than ever
With my tongue
Dipped in funk arsenic
Burn this illusion
This lie
This straight arson shit
Your arsenal stripped
Power ain't full jackets
And clips
It's my ability
To define phenomenon
Raw Crenshaw '84
Boogie down before
L.A.
When the war break off
Where you be take off
Stand in full face off
With the M1 millimeter
Let the rhythm
Of the chamber hit 'em
Let the rich play
Catch with 'em
Better yet make 'em eat
'Em and shit 'em
Till they
So full of holes
That they drown
In their own
I'm like a nail stuck
In the wrist
Of they Christmas
Don't need radio
To leave their family
A witness

Muhammad
And Christ would life
Would lay
Your body down
To a tune
So wild international
In the desert
Full of bullets
Let your body rot
With my chrome
With my verse
With my body rock

In this era
Where DJs behave
Be paid to be slaves
We raid airwaves
To be sane
And what's raining
From the station
Cash fascination
Like living dead
Fed agents
Distract us fast
From a disaster's
Wrath for sure
Air war was flooded
Like the 9th ward
On the AM, on the AM
Turn and face them
Hatred and mayhem
Slay them, dangerous
I take razor steps
It's the swing
From the bling
To the bang on the left
It's the murderous return
Boom back full strap
Your six
That got clipped
You can't clap back
With minimal lift
And criminal flow
I'm killing them soft
And billing them for
Everything stole
And once again
I'm that nail
In the wrist
Of they Christmas
Watch me
Make their family
A witness

Muhammad
And Christ would life
Would lay
Your body down
To a tune
So wild international
In the desert
Full of bullets
Let your body rot
With my chrome
With my verse
With my body rock

Muhammad
And Christ would life
Would lay
Your body down
To a tune
So wild international
In the desert
Full of bullets
Let your body rot
With my chrome
With my verse
With my body rock

International
International

Muhammad
And Christ would life
Would lay
Your body down
To a tune
So wild international
In the desert
Full of bullets
Let your body rot
With my chrome
With my verse
With my body rock

Muhammad
And Christ would life
Would lay
Your body down
To a tune
So wild international
In the desert
Full of bullets
Let your body rot
With my chrome
With my verse
With my body rock



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    Nick_DjinnJan 25, 2011 at 4:02 am
    To me it almost sounds like a song you would listen to as you are about to make yourself a martyr. Being a martyr does not mean blowing up innocent people or killing yourself for no reason. Being a martyr means standing up for what you believe in and not backing down no matter what the consequences to your own flesh and blood. No matter what the consequences to your own flesh and blood.

    If everyone fought for what they believed in, to the death (not necessarily inflicting needless death), then the world would become a better place and the powers who govern would be running scared.
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    Mitchell_KyleAug 8, 2009 at 6:35 am
    My guess is that Zack is trying to say that we as a nation need to do more to try and stop the war in Iraq. He is saying that Muhammad and Christ would give their lives to stop and Zack himself is "the resurector" will write these songs to try and educate people on the topics "fly my shit and sever your neck" as his way of doing more than just saying yeah the war in Iraq is bad.
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    billyshaFeb 14, 2009 at 11:09 pm
    This song is trying to explain how America exploits it's powers by starting wars in "the desert" meaning Iraq for no reason but money and corruption. He is trying to say that the Prophet's "Muhammad and Jesus" would never let this happen in our time. If you are a true ratm fan you would know that Zack is a political activist trying to spread the truth and he is trying to say that what America is doing in the Middle East is wrong and evil!

    "To be sane
    And what's raining
    From the station
    Cash fascination
    Like living dead
    Fed agents
    Distract us fast
    From a disaster's".
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    mnm169Sep 13, 2008 at 2:57 am
    I'm guessing that they are trying to communicate that our war in Iraq "in the desert, full of bullets" is saying that even if you are a Muhhamid or Christ believer neither one is a poponent of death, but if you beleive that you go to "bliss" through Muhammid by Suicide bombers obviosly don't know the meaning of faith!
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    justamanAug 15, 2008 at 8:09 pm
    Clearly it is that the human race has not evolved to any level that is becoming of holiness. It is a scream into a very dark era for humanity, attempting to force us to see the futility of war and greed and a will to power over others.

    Silence is the voice of complicity.

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