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So comrades come rally
For this is the time and place
Billy Bragg is again calling on people to protest against the tyrants, and he is explaining that this is the perfect time to rise and protest for communism.
Max Romeo – Tacko
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Explanation added by carson63000
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tacko, tacko, tacko
"Tacko" means "idiots" or "fools" in Jamaican patois - refers to people who thought Rasta was dead because Haile Selassie was dead.
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Tonight,
We are young
So let's set the world on fire
We can burn brighter
Than the sun
The songwriter is suggesting that if the person he hurt can forgive they can have a lot of fun together. They are young and feel invincible. The earlier reference to his friends doing drugs makes me think he's asking this person to get high with him. Read more →
Red – Hold Me Now
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Said I won't give up
Until I see the sun
Given they are a Christian band I'd assume that the lyric has a thinly veiled double meaning of the word sun also as The Son referring to seeing Jesus. The following lyric is a prayer to him to help the writer with the strife they are dealing with. Read more →