Amy Winehouse Tribute Song

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Sonar 2011 Festival in Barcelona - Day 2

Singer [lastfm link_type=""]M.I.A.[/lastfm] has put together a tribute song to[lastfm link_type=""] Amy Winehouse[/lastfm] and the other singers in ‘The 27 Club’.  Have a listen and look at the lyrics below.

Dedicated to all my friends that died at 27.

LYRIX
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said your all mouth and no brains
all rock stars go to heaven
you said you’ll be dead at 27
when we drunk in a English tavern
the owner poured you the Bourbon
and you drunk your self so rotten
he got so rich he bought a Bentley
and moved himself to Devon

you started dirty dancing
and you bar tended a dozen
i took you to the clinic
to get you clean but you couldn’t
said in 2 days ur 27 and and ur destiny was comin
and ur papa passed so sudden
and left you with lil somin

you blew that money on a mountain of drugs
and staged your self a bedin
a month later when i popped in
your still high but the winter set in
i bought you a coffee and a muffin
and you quoted me some Lenin
i wished i was that clever
but thats what kept me coming
your friendship did mean somin
but you left me for nothin
when i left, you befriended a rope
and i found you both were hanging.

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