There are colors on the street...red, white, and blue People shufflin their feet, people sleepin in their shoes Theres a warnin sign in the road ahead Theres a lot of people sayin wed be better off dead Dont feel like Satan, but I am to them So I try to forgive em, any way I can, yeah...
I see a girl in the night with a baby in her hands Under an old street light, oh, near a garbage can Now she put her kid away, shes gone to get a hit She hates her life, and what shes done with it Thats one more kid, thatll never go to school Never get to fall in love, never get to be cool
Keep on rockin in the free world (3x)
(The US of A, the United States Aint a free place, its not a free place (Aint got the right to choose, barely got the right to vote (There they got the right to make an honest buck The USA aint a free, free place
Theres a thousand points of light for the colored man Theres a kinder, gentler police mans hand Theres department stores, and toilet paper Styrofoam garbage for the Ozone layer Theres a man of the people, said keep hope alive Got fuel to burn, got roads to drive Keep on rockin in the free world (4x)