New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Big Black – The Ugly American lyrics

I am the ugly American
I hate what I am
I am the ugly American
I hate what I am
I take a picture of your founding father
I hate a picture of your local color
I take a picture of your founding father
I take a picture of your local color
We're so ugly, we're so ugly
We're so ugly
I am the ugly American
I am the ugly American
I am the ugly American
I hate what you are
Take a picture of your declasse
Take a picture and you only say
Take a picture of your ugly country
Take a picture and you only say
I am the ugly American
I am the ugly American
I am the ugly American
I hate what you are
Take a picture of your declasse
Take a picture of your declasse
Take a picture and you only say
Take a picture and you only say
We're so ugly, we're so ugly
We're so ugly
I am the ugly American
I know what I am
I am the ugly American
I am what I am
Say you're cultured 'cause you had a king?
Your little boys sleep with their sisters
I am the ugly American
I know what I am
I am the ugly American
I love what I am



Lyrics taken from /lyrics/b/big_black/the_ugly_american.html

  • Email
  • Correct

The Ugly American meanings

    Write about your feelings and thoughts about The Ugly American

    Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
    U
    Min 50 words
    Not bad
    Good
    Awesome!

    Post meanings

    U
    Min 50 words
    Not bad
    Good
    Awesome!

    official video

    Featured lyrics

    Explain
    0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z