Sheryl Crow
Wyclef Jean, Bono New Day cover

New Day
by (Feat. & )
Lyrics and Meaning


Album
Released
November 2, 2012
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Song Lyrics

Song Meaning
Verse 1
What we gon' do right now is go back, way back
Verse 2
Bring in the groove
Verse 3
Verse 4
I want to dedicate this to those who never made it
Verse 5
>From kindergarten to the 12th I never graduated
Verse 6
Yo but college wasn't for some of us
Verse 7
So we joined the service
Verse 8
I seen a kid get murdered in Nam listening to Elvis
Verse 9
But on the out looking in
Verse 10
Things stay the same
Verse 11
But at the same vein
Verse 12
Looking out the whole world's changed
Verse 13
So keep your head up
Verse 14
Don't get caught up in the fast bucks
Verse 15
And find your mom crying while your lying in a black tux
Verse 16
Trust me
Verse 17
Verse 18
We don't need no education says a young man
Verse 19
Sitting in class (sitting in class)
Verse 20
School is out 3 o'clock on the dot
Verse 21
He had beef with some kids and he got shot, oh Lord
Verse 22
Verse 23
Turn on the television
Verse 24
I'm watching Martin Luther King who had a dream, oh
Verse 25
So take this dream and apply it to your life
Verse 26
Even though we know the ghetto's rough
Verse 27
But we got to
Verse 28
Verse 29
1 - Keep your head up
Verse 30
(Uh keep your head up)
Verse 31
Cause a new day will come
Verse 32
(Uh-huh, uh-huh)
Verse 33
And look towards the sun
Verse 34
(Look towards the sun)
Verse 35
Even when the darkness shall come
Verse 36
Verse 37
(Ooh) It's real son
Verse 38
(Ooh) To my people living Life it's real son
Verse 39
Verse 40
I turn the page
Verse 41
What's the news today
Verse 42
People getting fired, walking on a wire
Verse 43
Looting on the streets cause the kid's gotta eat
Verse 44
Oh, oh turn around and look at the hour glass
Verse 45
I gotta get it straight
Verse 46
Before it's too late
Verse 47
Cause I don't want to be behind that gates
Verse 48
Verse 49
Keep your head up
Verse 50
(Uh keep your head up)
Verse 51
Cause a new day will come
Verse 52
(Uh-huh, uh-huh)
Verse 53
And look towards the sun
Verse 54
Even when the darkness shall come
Verse 55
Verse 56
2 - All my people in the back
Verse 57
Mama, mama
Verse 58
You know you raised me with no father figure
Verse 59
(Didn't ya)
Verse 60
I want to take this time to thank you
Verse 61
For giving me life, oh yeah
Verse 62
Mama, mama
Verse 63
You know you raised me with no father figure
Verse 64
(Didn't ya)
Verse 65
I want to take this time to thank you
Verse 66
Even though I'm doing Life
Verse 67
Alright
Verse 68
Verse 69
(Ooh) It's real son, alright
Verse 70
(Ooh) Can't flee
Verse 71
(Ooh)All my people doing time
Verse 72
(Ooh)People in the back playing cards
Verse 73
(Ooh)Don't lose your money yeah
Verse 74
Yeah tell them don't lose your money, c'mon, c'mon
Verse 75
Verse 76
Repeat 1
Verse 77
Verse 78
Repeat 2
Verse 79
Verse 80
(Ooh) For my people doing time (alright)
Verse 81
(Ooh) For my people doing time (alright)

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