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[Footnote 4]

Artiste: T.O.K.
Song: Chi Chi Man
Audio File: Non-commercial Use Only (1.6 MB WMA file)
Chorus sung to the melody of the Christmas Carol, "Do you hear what I hear?", from which it was plagiarized. (So, TOK, if you want to sue me for posting the audio file and lyrics, go right ahead and try it.)

Intro:
Bassie:
My crew (my crew)
My dogs (my dogs)
Set rules (set rules)
Set laws (set laws)
We represent for the lords of yards
A gyal alone a feel up my balls
Chorus:
From them a par inna chi chi man car
Blaze the fire make me bun them (Bun them!!!!)
From them a drink inna chi chi man bar
Blaze the fire make we dun them (Dun them!!!!)

Verse 1
Craigy-T:
So mi go so, do you see weh I see?
Niggas when ya doin' that
Nuff a them a freak them a carry all them dutty act
Thug niggas wannabees nuff a them a lick it back
It them bring it to we, hold on nuff a cop a shot
Cop a shot rise up every calico go
Rat ta tat, rat ta tat
Every chi chi man them haffi get flat, get flat
Me and my niggas ago make a pack
Chi chi man fi dead that's a fact

(Chorus)

Verse 2
Flex:
So me go so, la la la la la la la la la la la
Nah go make nuh chi chi man walk right a so
From a bwoy a deep we ago dun them right now
Leff him whole family them a blow wow
Verse 3
Alex:
I see it from far me and them nah go par
A nuff a them bwoy me a smoke man cigar
Me and them coulda never inna wrong bar
Them bwoy deh flex too bizarre

(Chorus)

(Intro x2)

(Verse 1 x2)

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Artiste: T.O.K.
Song: Chi Chi Man

Intro:
Bassie:
My crew (my crew)
My dogs (my dogs)
Set rules (set rules)
Set laws (set laws)
We represent for the lords of yards
A gyal alone a feel up my balls
Chorus:
From them a par inna chi chi man car
Blaze the fire make me bun them (Bun them!!!!)
From them a drink inna chi chi man bar
Blaze the fire make we dun them (Dun them!!!!)

Verse 1
Craigy-T:
So mi go so, do you see weh I see?
Niggas when ya doin' that
Nuff a them a freak them a carry all them dutty act
Thug niggas wannabees nuff a them a lick it back
It them bring it to we, hold on nuff a cop a shot
Cop a shot rise up every calico go
Rat ta tat, rat ta tat
Every chi chi man them haffi get flat, get flat
Me and my niggas ago make a pack
Chi chi man fi dead that's a fact

(Chorus)

Verse 2
Flex:
So me go so, la la la la la la la la la la la
Nah go make nuh chi chi man walk right a so
From a bwoy a deep we ago dun them right now
Leff him whole family them a blow wow
Verse 3
Alex:
I see it from far me and them nah go par
A nuff a them bwoy me a smoke man cigar
Me and them coulda never inna wrong bar
Them bwoy deh flex too bizarre

(Chorus)

(Intro x2)

(Verse 1 x2)

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Artiste: T.O.K.
Song: Chi Chi Man

Intro:
Bassie:
My crew (my crew)
My dogs (my dogs)
Set rules (set rules)
Set laws (set laws)
We represent for the lords of yards
A gyal alone a feel up my balls
Chorus:
From them a par inna chi chi man car
Blaze the fire make me bun them (Bun them!!!!)
From them a drink inna chi chi man bar
Blaze the fire make we dun them (Dun them!!!!)

Verse 1
Craigy-T:
So mi go so, do you see weh I see?
Niggas when ya doin' that
Nuff a them a freak them a carry all them dutty act
Thug niggas wannabees nuff a them a lick it back
It them bring it to we, hold on nuff a cop a shot
Cop a shot rise up every calico go
Rat ta tat, rat ta tat
Every chi chi man them haffi get flat, get flat
Me and my niggas ago make a pack
Chi chi man fi dead that's a fact

(Chorus)

Verse 2
Flex:
So me go so, la la la la la la la la la la la
Nah go make nuh chi chi man walk right a so
From a bwoy a deep we ago dun them right now
Leff him whole family them a blow wow
Verse 3
Alex:
I see it from far me and them nah go par
A nuff a them bwoy me a smoke man cigar
Me and them coulda never inna wrong bar
Them bwoy deh flex too bizarre

(Chorus)

(Intro x2)

(Verse 1 x2)


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