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Taxi Driver by Steel Pulse

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    (Spoken):
    F#B
    Now hear this crowd of people; 
    F#B
    I man well vex and just have fe big up me chest, 
    F#B
    'Cos the Taxi Driver don't have no re-spect. 
    F#BF#B
    Want I fe catch bus, hop truck and ride bike, 
    F#B
    And stand up on the road and hitch hike. 
    F#BF#B
    But dem deh things can't go on, 'cos Natty Dread... ride the storm! 
    F#BF#B
    Taxi Driver, (dri-ver), won't stop for me, (stop for me). 
    F#BF#B
    When-ever I flag him down, he won't stop for me. 
    F#BF#B
    Taxi Driver, (dri-ver), won't stop for me, (stop for me). 
    F#BF#B
    When-ever I flag him down, he won't stop for me. 
    (DJ Bumbo Brown)
    F#B
    In a-London city and in a-New York, 
    F#B
    There are no-go areas, after dark. 
    F#B
    I say muggers on the streets and thief in the park, 
    F#B
    Tramps 'pon the sidewalk; a dem a-sky lark. 
    F#B
    Some a catch the taxi, when they reach their spot, 
    F#B
    Pre-tend to pay the driver and then they just run off. 
    F#B
    Some a argue with the driver and say the fare ain't right, 
    F#B
    The next thing you know' they got a kitchen knife. 
    F#BF#B
    Taxi Driver, (dri-ver), won't stop for me, (stop for me). 
    F#BF#B
    When-ever I flag him down, he won't stop for me. 
    F#B
    (x2) 
    F#C
    To hail a cab you got to be fast, 
    You try to catch a taxi, but they just drive past.
    (David Dread)
    F#B
    The taxi-cab driver never stop for me, 
    F#B
    They got all kind of excuses up his sleeve. 
    F#B
    Some say they off duty; some say they not free, 
    F#B
    The taxi cab driver never stop for me. 
    F#B
    Be-cause of my dreadlocks, looking wild, 
    F#B
    They think I'm a mugger, or some bad guy. 
    F#B
    No they never stop, they just pass me by, 
    F#B
    They treat me like a leper who's left to die, yo! 
    F#BF#B
    Driver, (dri-ver), won't stop for me, (stop for me). 
    F#BF#B
    No care how I flag him down, he won't stop for me. 
    F#BF#B
    Excuse me mate, can you get me a taxi? 
    F#BF#B
    Is that the driver? Boy... Jungle! 
    F#B
    (x4) 
    (DJ Bumbo Brown)
    F#C
    Well, I was walking with my son, who was just a child, 
    B
    And still the Taxi Driver wouldn't give me a ride. 
    F#CBF#C
    He was caught by the traffic lights, and had to slow down, 
    BF#C
    So I opened the back door and sat my son down. 
    BF#C
    So he tried his best to stop me from coming in, 
    B
    I say move yourself man, and start your driving! 
    F#B
    He was very angry, but he asked; where to? 
    F#B
    I said take me to the station; my train leaving soon. 
    F#B
    So guess what he did to me, just for spite; 
    F#C
    He stopped at every single traffic light. 
    F#B
    He took the wrong turn and the long way, too, 
    F#B
    He stopped at the bar, just to use the loo. 
    F#B
    When I got to the station, it was all in vain; 
    F#B
    Good golly, good gosh, I say, I miss my train. 
    F#B
    Me kick up the taxi, me kick up the taxi, driver, 
    F#B
    Me lick up the taxi, me lick up the taxi, driver. 
    F#B
    Me kick up the taxi, me kick up the taxi, driver, 
    F#B
    Me lick up the taxi, me lick up the taxi, driver. 
    F#B
    Not stopping, they're just not stopping, 
    F#B
    Not stopping, they're just not stopping, 
    F#B
    Not stopping, they're just not stopping, 
    F#B
    Not stopping, they're just not stopping, 
    F#B
    Not stopping, they're just not stopping, 
    F#C
    Not stopping, they're just not stopping. 
    CHORD DIAGRAMS:
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