UB40 - If It Happens Again Lyrics

UB40 Geffery Morgan cover art
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[Chorus]
If it happens again I'm leaving
I'll pack my things and go
If it happens again
There'll be no looking back
I won't say I told you some

You did what you were told
And you took the strain
Been left out in the cold
Got yourself to blame
But believe me,
If it happens again I'm leaving
If it stays the same I'm gone
When you're stabbed in the back
And there's salt in the wound
The it's time to move along

[Chorus]

No more spanners in the works,
All the works been done
Had your face rubbed in the dirt
On show for every one
But believe me
If it happens again I'm leaving
If it stays the same I'm gone
When compromise is the song you sing
It's been going on to long

[Chorus]
Track Listing
12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Riddle Me
  • 2 As Always You Were Wrong Again
  • 3 If It Happens Again
  • 4 D.U.B.
  • 5 The Pillow
  • 6 Nkomo-A-Go-Go
  • 7 Seasons
  • 8 You're Not an Army
  • 9 I'm Not Fooled So Easily
  • 10 Your Eyes Were Open


  • Credits
    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
    writers: Jim Brown, Ali Campbell, Robin Campbell, Earl Falconer, Norman Hassan, Brian Travers, Michael Virtue, Terrence Oswald Wilson
    album: Track 3 in album Geffery Morgan
    release date: 1984-10-16
    popularity : 92 users have visited this page.
    genres: Electronic Reggae Non-Music
    styles: Reggae/Dub/Synth-pop
    length: 3:44
    vocal: Ali Campbell
    trumpet: Astro
    engineer: Howard Gray
    guitar: Robin Campbell
    keyboard: Michael Virtue
    bass guitar: Earl Falconer
    electronic drum set & drums: Jim Brown
    Album Information
    label: A&M Records
    country(area): United States
    format: 12" Vinyl
    barcode: 075021503311
    script: Latin