Born to Fight Song Lyrics

Tracy Chapman

Tracy Chapman Crossroads cover art
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They're tryin' to take away my pride
By stripping me of everything I own
They're tryin' to hurt me inside
And make me into a white man's drone

But this one's not for sale
And I was born to fight
I ain't been knocked down yet
I was born to fight
I'm the surest bet

There ain't no man no woman
No beast alive that can beat me
'Cause I'm born to fight

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Crossroads
  • 2 Bridges
  • 3 Freedom Now
  • 4 Material World
  • 5 Be Careful of My Heart
  • 6 Subcity
  • 7 Born to Fight
  • 8 A Hundred Years
  • 9 This Time
  • 10 All That You Have Is Your Soul


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Tracy L Chapman
    album: Track 7 in album Crossroads
    release date: 1989-9-1
    popularity : 179 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Funk / Soul Pop
    styles: Folk Rock/Jazz-Rock
    length: 2:50
    producer: Tracy Chapman and David Kershenbaum
    drums: Denny Fongheiser
    piano: Jack Holder
    vocal: Tracy Chapman
    trumpet: Snookie Young
    double bass: Tim Landers
    mixer: Kevin Smith
    engineer: Kevin Smith
    acoustic guitar: Tracy Chapman
    tambourine: Bobbye Hall
    assistant mixer: Marty Lester
    assistant engineer: Marty Lester
    composer: Tracy Chapman

    Album Information

    label: Elektra
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 075596088824
    script: Latin