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Jughead
Recorded on September 11, 1990 (w/ The NPG) and released as the 9th track on album Diamonds And Pearls (October 1, 1991). Written by Prince.

 
Mmm... (Keep it nice and quiet)
What the hell was that? (Mmm...)
Hey yo, I thought we bust this new hype b4
All across the land (C'mon man, don't y'all know who U talkin' 2?)
(New dance commercial, take 2)
Río Marbella, ha, we gettin' stupid, ha
Germany, Paris, France, we gettin' stupid
Yeah, Stockholm, Sweden, we love ya

Let me shed, it's easier said code red (Whoo)
Bust a new groove just hyped 4 the jughead
Bass thumpin', everybody's doin the bumpin'
Oops, I slipped on a move, I think it's time 2 bust somethin'
Sleazy but cool and easy (Is this the right 1?)
Yeah, this is 4 the 'hood, better keep it greasy
Better yet, on a smooth tip I don't wanna sweat
I want my slimmie 2 get with this
Move ur head and shoulders from side 2 side (Whoo)
Take ur back foot and then U let it slide (Yeah, get busy)
Yo, n a fade motion, lots of attitude, coast 2 coast
Then U're floatin' homeboys boastin'
U made his skeeze freeze (Haha...)
U've been chosen, P!
Ladies and gentlemen, NPG introduces the jughead (Bump...)
Yeah, we gettin' funky n the house 2night
Kickin' the jughead (Doin' the jughead) (Oh yeah) (Bump...)
C'mon, get stupid, get stupid kickin' the jughead (Oh yeah)
Aw yeah, we gettin' funky n the house 2night (Bump...) (Whoo)
Kickin' the jughead, yeah (Doin' the jughead) (Get on, get up)
Wait a minute, what's they doin'? (Get stupid, get stupid)

Well, mack daddy n the house over there
What U doin' dawg? (Gettin' busy, G, kickin' the jughead)
Yeah, baby's gettin' busy n my face cold housin' a future (Haha!)
Everything has been well placed
This daddy's 2 fly
He bust the jughead as he floats 2 the other side (Hey)
U watch the rotation, there's a bit of hesitation (Hey)
This is some new hype stuff U're facin'

U better come with a new git (Uh-huh)
The J-U-G-H-E-A-D and I'm flowin' with it
U could say I'm on a roll
NPG and y'all, and we're gettin' bold
Aw yeah, bold steps must b taken 2 bump a nation
Their scrutiny is what I'm facin' (Hey)
As U pump the volume 2 what I'm sayin' (Hey)
U'd catch me dead b4 U catch me doin' anything but the jughead (Bump...)
Yeah, we gettin' funky n the house 2night
Kickin' the jughead (Doin' the jughead) (Yeah, c'mon)
Get stupid, get stupid kickin' the jughead (Bump...)
Yo yo, we gettin' funky n the house 2night (Aye)
Kickin' the jughead, haha (Doin' the jughead)
Get stupid, get stupid (Ooh)

Don't worry if U're lookin' silly
Look over here at me workin' 4 Willie (Check him out, man, check him out)
Gettin' busy n the corner (Oh yes)
Holdin' my own and U think that I'm posin' (Is that legal?) (Hey man)
I'm just frozen on an upbeat (Ho, up!)
Clockin' a freak n a low pro (What?)
U know, discreet (Hey)
Baby was laughin' but b4 a "no" was even said (Hey)
She's on the dance floor next 2 me kickin' the jughead (Haha) (Yeah boy)
Yeah, get funky (Funky n the house 2night)
Kickin' the jughead (Doin' the jughead) (Whoo) (C'mon, c'mon)
Get stupid, get stupid kickin' the jughead (Well) (Bump...)
What's up with that?
This 1's mine, T (Funky n the house 2night)
Huh, I thought so, huh (Jughead) (Bump...)
Yeah, get stupid, get stupid

Yo Marbella, yeah (Jughead) (Whoo) (Bump...)
We gettin' stupid, yeah (Funky n the house 2night)
Say Rio, yeah (Doin' the jughead) (Bump...)
What about New York? Yeah (Well)
L.A., yeah (Jughead)
Get funky, yeah (Funky n the house 2night)
Atlanta GA, yeah (Doin' the jughead) (Bump...)
We gettin' funky n the house 2night (Get stupid...)

Yo homie, kick it just like that (Go)
Yeah homie, kick it just like that (Yeah)
Say it homie, kick it just like that (Yeah)
Yeah homie, kick it just like that (Go)
Yeah homie, kick it just like that (Yeah)
Yeah homie, kick it just like that (Go)
Yeah homie, kick it just like that (Yeah)
Yeah homie, kick it just like that
Whoo (Jughead)

Boy, we gettin' international n the house (Get stupid...)
(Funky n the house 2night doin' the jughead)
That's right, we gettin' international n the house, huh
(Get stupid...) (Well, jughead)
We want this 1 2 go worldwide, huh (Get stupid...)
(Funky n the house 2night doin' the jughead)
Yeah, that's right, worldwide, huh (Get stupid...)
Not stateside, huh, give it up, huh (Aye)
MPLS, who turn the mutha out?
MPLS, who turn the mutha out?
Aw yeah, c'mon on, y'all (Jughead)
That's what I'm sayin' (Get funky)
That's what I'm sayin' (U ain't stupid)
That's what I'm sayin', who turn the mutha out? (Man, NPG funked that)
That's what I'm sayin'...

"Tony, U were excellent, what U need is a manager"
4 what? ("I can make U...")
Moneyminders r like parasites
They pose as wheelers and dealers 4 ur rights
And most companies say that U need 'em ("Not me")
But I kick back, observed and watched them bleed 'em ("I'm honest")
Artists young and old ("I can bring U 2 the top")
Where'd this unwritten law come from anyway?
That years after the contract U should still b gettin' paid?
Boy, I'd go broke and hit the skids b4 I take care of a rich sucker's kids
Hell, a contract ain't no pension plan ("My contract...")
Years after this, my kids r still gonna make the grands ("My contract...")
And U laughed at my brother, Little Richard ("Tony, U...")
When he says U ain't gave him nothin' ("Let's leave him out of this")
Hell, that ain't no joke
His songs are still sellin', that man could die broke
So fellow artists, push 4 urs ("U need me")
And watch 4 Mr. Moneyminder as we settle the score ("Tony...")
{slap} "Oh!"


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