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{
Band intro } So
ya wanna dump out yo' trick bag Ease.
on in a hip thang But,
you ain't exactly sure what is hip So.
you started to let your hair grow Spent.
big bucks on your wardrobe Somehow.
ya, know there's much more to the trip (Refrain.
#1) What
is hip Tell?
me tell, me if, you think you know What.
is hip If?
you're really hip the,
question "Will, it show "?You're
into a hip trip Maybe.
hipper than hip What.
is hip {?
Trumpet solo/guitar solo } (Refrain
#1 ends) You
became a part of a new breed Been.
smokin' only the best weed Hangin'.
out with the so called "Hippie set ".Seen
in all the right places Seen.
with just the right faces You.
should be satisfied but, it ain't quite right {.
refrain #1 } Come
on (Refrain!
#2) Hipness
is What. it is Hipness!
is What. it is Hipness!
is What. it is Sometimes!
hipness is what, it ain't (End.
refrain #2) {
guitar solo } You
went an' found you a guru In.
an effort to find you a new you And,
maybe even manage to raise your conscious level While.
you're striving to find the right road There's,
one thing you should know "What's,
hip today might, become passe' ".{
refrain #1 } {
Trumpet solo } Think
about it y'all {.
keyboard solo } {
refrain #2 } What
is hip Ahhhhhhhhh?
What!
is hip I'd?
like to know What!
is hip Is?
it in the style of your hair What?
is hip Is?
it in the clothes that you wear What?
is hip I'd?
like to know What.
is hip I'd?
like to know What.
is hip What?
is hip y'all Hey? What!
is hip Hey?
Oh! What!
is hip What?
is hip y'all What?
is hip I?
wanna know What.
is hip Ahhhhhhh?
What!
is hip I?
wanna know what hipness is {the.
end}



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  • U
    UnregisteredJul 3, 2012 at 10:20 pm
    Hip is what you know and who you know. Like what can someone tell about resources or who do you know that have resources.
  • U
    UnregisteredApr 9, 2012 at 4:21 pm
    It means just as the title says. What is hip? What is the "in thing". What is "cool". What is "popular".

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