The Island (Dub Squad)

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Song Title: The Island
Artist: Dub Squad
Album: Tonic of the People
Year: 1991
Genre: Salsa
Music and Lyrics: Alan Alexander III
Credits: Alan: Lead vocals, keyboards, flute, drum programs
Karen Searcy: harmony vocals, acoustic piano, keyboards
Mary Sue Tobin: harmony vocals, saxophones, keyboards
Jim Daniels: Fretless bass
Newel Briggs: Guitar
Brian Davis: Drums, percussion
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I’m gone and I think I’m going home to the island.
Don’t cry, 'cause you know I left my pride on the island.

Everybody crying they don’t want to get old.
Spend time searching for silver and gold.
They don’t want to leave a stone unturned.
Sometimes innocent people get burned.
Living in the city gonna make me go mad.
Loose what sanity that I had.
No doubt about it, the brother can’t stay.
Time has come for me to make a get away.