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Workin For A Livin' Lyrics

"Workin For A Livin'" was written by Cipollina, Mario / Colla, John Victor / Gibson, Bill / Hayes, Christopher John / Hopper, Sean Thomas / Lewis, Huey.
"Workin For A Livin'" was written by Cipollina, Mario / Colla, John Victor / Gibson, Bill / Hayes, Christopher John / Hopper, Sean Thomas / Lewis, Huey.

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(Phil Vassar with Huey Lewis)
(Chris Hayes/Huey Lewis)

Somedays won't end ever and somedays pass on by,
I'll be working here forever, at least until I die.
Dammed if you do, dammed if you don't
I'm supposed to get a raise week, you know damn well I won't.

Workin' for a livin' (workin')
Workin' for a livin' (workin')
Workin' for a livin', livin' and workin'
I'm taking what they giving 'cause I'm working for a livin'.

Hey I'm not complaining 'cause I really need the work
Hitting up my buddy's got me feeling like a jerk
Hundred dollar car note, two hundred rent.
I get a check on Friday, but it's all ready spent.

Workin' for a livin' (workin')
Workin' for a livin' (workin')
Workin' for a livin', livin' and workin'
I'm taking what they giving 'cause I'm working for a livin'.

Ooh, Workin' for a livin'
Ooh, taking what they giving
Ooh, Workin' for a livin'
Ooh, ooh

Bus boy, bartender, ladies of the night
Grease monkey, ex-junky, winner of the fight
Walking on the streets its really all the same
selling souls, rock n' roll, any other day

Workin' for a livin' (workin')
Workin' for a livin' (workin')
Workin' for a livin', livin' and workin'
I'm taking what they giving 'cause I'm working for a livin'.

Workin' for a livin', livin' and workin'
I'm taking what they giving 'cause I'm working for a livin'.
Workin' for a livin', livin' and workin'

Songwriters
CIPOLLINA, MARIO / COLLA, JOHN VICTOR / GIBSON, BILL / HAYES, CHRISTOPHER JOHN / HOPPER, SEAN THOMAS / LEWIS, HUEY

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