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Boys call you sexy
And you don't care what they say
See every time you turn around
They screaming your name

Boys call you sexy
And you don't care what they say
See every time you turn around
They screaming your name

Now I've got a confession
When I was young I wanted attention
And I promised myself that I'd do anything
Anything at all for them to notice me

But I ain't complaining
We all wanna be famous
So go ahead and say what you wanna say

You don't know what its like to be nameless
Want them to know what your name is
Cuz see when I was younger I would say

When I grow up
I wanna be famous
I wanna be a star
I wanna be in movies

When I grow up
I wanna see the world
Drive nice cars
I wanna have groupies

When I grow up
Be on TV
People know me
Be on magazines

When I grow up
Fresh and clean
Number one chick
When I step out on the scene

Be careful what you wish for
Cuz you just might get it
You just might get it
You just might get it

Be careful what you wish for
Cuz you just might get it
You just might get it
You just might get it

They used to tell me I was silly
Until I popped up on the TV
I always wanted to be a superstar
And knew that singing songs would get me this far

But I ain't complaining
We all wanna be famous
So go ahead and say what you wanna say

You don't know what its like to be nameless
Want them to know what your name is
Cuz see when I was younger I would say

When I grow up
I wanna be famous
I wanna be a star
I wanna be in movies

When I grow up
I wanna see the world
Drive nice cars
I wanna have groupies

When I grow up
Be on TV
People know me
Be on magazines

When I grow up
Fresh and clean
Number one chick
When I step out on the scene

Be careful what you wish for
Cuz you just might get it
You just might get it
You just might get it

Be careful what you wish for
Cuz you just might get it
You just might get it
You just might get it

I see them staring at me
Ooh I'm a trendsetter
Yes this is true cuz what I do
No one can do it better

You can talk about me
Cuz I'm a hot topic
I see you watching me watching me
And I know you want it, oh

When I grow up
I wanna be famous
I wanna be a star
I wanna be in movies

When I grow up
I wanna see the world
Drive nice cars
I wanna have groupies

When I grow up
Be on TV
People know me
Be on magazines

When I grow up
Fresh and clean
Number one chick
When I step out on the scene

Be careful what you wish for
Cuz you just might get it
You just might get it
You just might get it

Be careful what you wish for
Cuz you just might get it
You just might get it
You just might get it

When I grow up
I wanna be famous
I wanna be a star
I wanna be in movies

When I grow up
I wanna see the world
Drive nice cars
I wanna have groupies

When I grow up
Be on TV
People know me
Be on magazines

When I grow up
Fresh and clean
Number one chick
When I step out on the scene

Be careful what you wish for
Cuz you just might get it
You just might get it
You just might get it

Be careful what you wish for
Cuz you just might get it
You just might get it
You just might get it



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  • m
    +6
    marionneySep 14, 2008 at 4:56 am
    i love it. Ü
    haha.
    these song is supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!
    ahaha. When I Grow Up, i wnna be Famous!
    i wanna be a Star. yea boii.
  • xashbasx35
    +6
    xashbasx35Aug 13, 2008 at 10:48 pm
    i luv this song oh and ppl stop doin those chain thingies thwere rly annoyin... i always thought that when they say when i grow up i wanna see the world drive nice cars i wanna have BOOBIE haha
  • b
    +6
    BORICUABABEZAug 9, 2008 at 2:33 am
    this song cracks me up!!! but its still a good song!!!i love it!! when i grow up i wanna be famous wanna be a star wanna be in the movies!!!lol good song to rock out to!!!
  • w
    +3
    WildThang113Jul 3, 2009 at 4:29 am
    yes peeps it is groupies not boobies so y'all just shut the hack up!!!
    I LOVE THIS SONG SOOO MUCH!!!
  • soupergirlandladlelass
    +3
    soupergirlandladlelassNov 28, 2008 at 12:05 pm
    We agree that although this song is catchy, we disagree with the vulgar, highly sexual line "I wanna have boobies." This is unrealistic of a child's wishes for the future; their main aim is obviously to become highly obese and recruit in our hefty army, full of fatties. We will then take over the world. Those interested, please do not hesitate to contact us.

    We would be grateful if you weigh yourself prior to the appointment in order to save time at the recruitment office. Thank you.

    Yours evily, the Sauceror and the French Frier.

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