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Performed by minneapolisComposed by sonny t.M p l(l) sI used 2 play the gig at archie’s bunkerThen I up and joined the jeffersonsI was in a band with lenny kravitz’s mama (your mother)Friday night was good every now and thenNow I’m old and doin’ so much better (so much better)Sellin’ the wax out the back o’ my subaruNow I cut this groove with a group called minneapolis (minneapolis)In this here groove, they know just what 2 do, doChorus:Mpls funkin’ house from east 2 westMpls funkin’ (shut up)Mpls - clinton listen, a on testMpls funkin’ (shut up)(funkin’)Other people’s parties they be fightin’They’re pullin’ the guns and actin’ like a foolThe way I see it, the more good they be writin’Makin’ u wish that u stayed in a funky school (school)First class - guitar 101, james brown - second hourHorn part, u ain’t got none unless u got tower of powerBootsy will teach u all u need 2 know about the booty bass (y’all are crazy)And if u can’t play 7, 7 on the drums, u better not show your face (u ain’t funky)ChorusFunkin’Nobody buy my joint, it’s cool cuz I got one (hell yeah)All the others cut 4 radio and cheat the fanGood time - take us 2 the stage and watch us move your big buttCuz everybody, everybody’s gettin’ funky in this bandWho’s in the band guys? Sgt. rock (sonny t, yeah, that’s..that’s me) (m) (p)Sittin’ in from st. paul (we’re the s-t-e-e-l-e-s) (l) (s)Cutie pie on vocals (jam) (m)And by way of queens (master t) (p) (l) (s)Hey, u ain’t supposed 2 be on this recordMpls funkin’ house from east 2 westMpls funkin’ (shut up)Mpls - clinton listen, a on testMpls funkin’We just keep funkin’We just keep funkin’Get funkyParty people steady pumpin’Party people steady pumpin’



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