MY HOMETOWN                                © JAMES MOHR 

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WELL THE PEOPLE ‘ROUND HERE WHEN THEY HEAR A NEW SONG, LOOK AROUND TO SEE WHO’S SINGING ALONG
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THEY CAN’T DECIDE FOR THEMSELVES CUZ THEY MIGHT BE WRONG - WELCOME TO MY HOMETOWN
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WELL I WUNDA HEAR A NEW SONG SO I CALL THE DJ, HE EXPLAINS TO ME HOW IT WORKS TODAY
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YOU HAFTA REQUEST WHAT HE’D PLAY ANYWAY - WELCOME TO MY HOMETOWN

(CHORUS)
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WELL THE TOP 40 LIST BE IT COUNTRY OR POP, NOTHING SLIPS BY THE CONFORMITY COP
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NO LOCAL STUFF ON THE WAY TO THE TOP - WELCOME TO MY HOMETOWN

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THERE’S A LOT OF NEW BANDS WITH SONGS GALORE, A LOT OF STUFF I NEVER HEARD BEFORE
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BUT THEY’LL NEVER GET THEIR FOOT THROUGH THE DOOR - NOT IN MY HOMETOWN.
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SO IF YOU WRITE A NEW SONG THAT REALLY ROCKS, THERE’S NOT A LOT OF ROOM ON THE OLD JUKEBOX 
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THE ROAD IS FILLED WITH BIG ROAD BLOCKS - WELCOME TO MY HOMETOWN.

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SO IF YOU’RE LOOKING AROUND TO SEE WHO’S SINGING ALONG, REMEMBER THERE’S NO RIGHT OR WRONG
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(HELL) THE RADIO MIGHT EVEN PLAY THIS SONG - BUT NOT IN MY HOMETOWN

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(TO CHORUS) REPLACE "NO LOCAL STUFF ON THE WAY TO THE TOP - WELCOME TO MY HOMETOWN" WITH
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I’D BE MUCH BETTER OFF IF I’D JUST STOP