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David Bowie/Reeves Gabrels)
I can't read and I can't write down
I don't know a book from countdown
I don't care which shadow gets me
All I've got is someone's face
Money goes to money heaven
Bodies go to body hell
I just cough, catch the chase
Switch the channel watch the police car
Chorus
I can't read s**t anymore
I just sit back and ignore
I just can't get it right, can't get it right
I can't read s**t I can't read s**t
When you see a famous smile
No matter where you run your mile
To be right in that photograph
Andy where's my fifteen minutes
Chorus
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