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"Ode to Detroit"

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Elena M.

The Lyrics

It's all in fun...
When the fights go down in the city,
And the gangs come out to play,
It smells like a dump there, it's so gritty,

From Detroit, you say?
Well my friend I'm from there too.
I'll never go back, I'm so glad I got away.

It's sad, oh,
Even Kid Rock and Eminem didn't live there.
They would have die-ay-ied.

Whoah, na na na na, na na na na na

Well it bites bein' down in the city,
When the sports teams start to play.
But I cannot believe, they're all sh**ty,

Whoah, oh, oh.

When the lights go down in the city,
The night before Halloween day,
It looks like a wasteland, it ain't pretty.


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Eminem - November 19, 2003 - Report this comment
I did SO!
da force - October 09, 2004 - Report this comment
funny :) I can smell the Detroit stinch from here in OH

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