Lyrics: Demarco – Work Hard

Intro:
Ah ah
Yeah
Mi radda stand fi supm and dead fi nuttn
My mammy and daddy work hard fi mi reach someweh yeah

Chorus:
My pickney dem nah grow up and seh
Dem neva see no daddy no daddy nuff a deh dead
Yuh mussi mad
And mi see dem mi seh
Pedifile rapist bwoy mi a pree dem mi seh
Oh lord

To nuh face the ripper
Tell ’em seh mi madda neva raise nuh quitter
By intention haffi get rich and
Fi work hard and pay the picture

Verse 1:
Alright
Wi haffi, work hard
Yes wi haffi work hard
Mek sure seh mamma papa deh pon di fyah fi earn lord
Haffi fi serve God
Although di time hard
Mi cyan afford fi leff mi pickney dem a yard
Likkle sky so ready fi grab a school
Fifteen thousand a turn mammy fi go form fool
Mi likkle daughta star she a grow up and she soon know
Har fadda work hard but him neva go store blue

Chorus:
My pickney dem nah grow up and seh
Dem neva see no daddy no daddy nuff a deh dead
Yuh mussi mad
And mi see dem mi seh
Pedifile rapist bwoy mi a pree dem mi seh
Oh lord

To nuh face the ripper
Tell ’em seh mi madda neva raise nuh quitter
By intention haffi get rich and
Fi work hard and pay the picture

Verse 2:
Mi nuh know how fi sleep cah sleep mek wi dead
Mi cyan mi tell when last mi rest mi head
Too how di place a run a bare bloodshed
Di mount of people a di pen pon mi fi get fame
Outta road a just a run real red
Still a work hard nah go get frustrated
Mi and mi friend dem fi a break bread
Mi believe seh pocket nuh fi ???

Chorus:
My pickney dem nah grow up and seh
Dem neva see no daddy no daddy nuff a deh dead
Yuh mussi mad
And mi see dem mi seh
Pedifile rapist bwoy mi a pree dem mi seh
Oh lord

To nuh face the ripper
Tell ’em seh mi madda neva raise nuh quitter
By intention haffi get rich and
Fi work hard and pay the picture

Repeat verse 1

Chorus