It Noh Funny Lyrics

Linton Kwesi Johnson


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Linton Kwesi Johnson
album: Track 2 in album Forces of Victory
release date: 1979
popularity : 1 users have visited this page.
genres: Reggae
styles: Reggae/Dub Poetry
length: 3:44

Cover Art

Linton Kwesi Johnson Forces of Victory cover art
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people sayin´ dis
people sayin´ dat
`bout di yout´ af today
how dem carryin´ on away
an´ it noh funny
it noh funny

dem wi` tek chance
fi get a lickle kile
dem wi` tek chance
fi live-it-up a while
dem wi` tek chance
fi live-it-up in style
dem wi` tek chance
fi goh jump an´ prance
dem wi` tek chance
far dem love blues dance
dem wi` tek chance
an´ dem don´t count di caas

people sayin´ dis
people sayin´ dat
`bout di yout´ af today
how dem causin´ affray
an´ it noh funny
it noh funny

dem wi` tek chance
an´ dem love cuss raas
dem wi` tek chance
dem wi´skip dem claas
dem wi` tek chance
fi goh pap a lickle style
dem wi` tek chance
dem dhu it all di while
dem wi` tek chance
but some a dem laas
dem wi` tek chance
an´dem don´t count di caas

people sayin´ dis
people sayin´ dat
`bout di yout´ af today
´bout di way dem stay
an´ it noh funny
it noh funny

dem wi` tek chance
fi get a lickle kally
dem wi` tek chance
wid y´u lickle sistah Sally
dem wi` tek chance
far dem feel dem force
dem wi` tek chance
but dem gat no course
dem wi` tek chance
but dem is nat advanced
dem wi` tek chance
an´ dem don´t count di caas

people sayin´ dis
people sayin´ dat
`bout di yout´ af today
how dem really stay
an´ it noh funny
it noh funny


Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Want Fi Goh Rave
  • 2 It Noh Funny
  • 3 Sonny's Lettah (Anti-Sus Poem)
  • 4 Independent Intavenshan
  • 5 Fite Dem Back
  • 6 Reality Poem
  • 7 Forces of Viktry
  • 8 Time Come