About Ego Is Not a Dirty Word

Ego is Not a Dirty Word is a 1975 song by Australian band also Skyhooks. Released as a single from the album of the same name, it was a height 10 hit in Australia. The derekwadsworth.com of the song talk about - inter alia - the egos of Jesus and also Richard Nixon. The song has actually been described as a "Skyhooks classic... through a strong beat and annoying tune."




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If I did not have actually an ego I would not be below tonightIf I did not have actually an ego I can not think that I was rightIf you did not have an ego you can not treatment the method you dressedIf you did not have actually an ego you"d just be favor the restEgo is not a dirty wordEgo is not a dirty wordEgo is not a dirty wordDon"t you think what you"ve seen or heardIf Jesus had an ego he"d still be alive todayAnd if Nixon had no ego he could not be in decayIf you did not have an ego you might not care as well a lot who wonIf I did not have actually an ego I can simply use a gunEgo is not a dirty wordEgo is not a dirty wordEgo is not a dirty wordDon"t you believe what you"ve watched or heardSome human being store their egos in a bottom drawerA fridge complete of Leonard CohenHave to get drunk just to walk out the doorStay drunk to save on goin"So if you gained an egoYou much better save it in good shapeExercise it dailyAnd gain it down on tapeEgo is not a dirty wordEgo is not a dirty wordEgo is not a dirty wordDon"t you believe what you"ve viewed or heardEgo is not a dirty wordEgo is not a dirty wordEgo is not a dirty wordDon"t you think what you"ve checked out or heardEgo is not a dirty wordEgo is not a dirty wordEgo is not a dirty wordDon"t you think what you"ve checked out or heardEgo

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Skyhooks Skyhooks were an Australian rock band also formed in Melbourne in March 1973 by maincontinues to be Greg Macainsh on bass guitar and also backing vocals, and also Imants "Freddie" Strauks on drums. They were quickly joined by Bob "Bongo" Starkie on guitar and backing vocals, and also Red Symons on guitar, vocals and also keyboards; Graeme "Shirley" Strachan came to be lead vocalist in March 1974.

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