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Bang the Drum All Day (1983) by Todd Rundgren

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Bang the Drum All Day (Song)

performed by Todd Rundgren

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I dont want to work 
I want to bang on the drum all day 
I dont want to play 
I just want to bang on the drum all day 
Ever since I was a tiny boy 
I dont want no candy 
I dont need no toy 
I took a stick and an old coffee can 
I bang on that thing til I got 
Blisters on my hand because 
When I get older they think Im a fool 
The teacher told me I should stay after school 
She caught me pounding on the desk with my hands 
But my licks was so hot 
I made the teacher wanna dance 
And thats why 
Listen to this 
Every day when I get home from work 
I feel so frustrated 
The boss is a jerk 
And I get my sticks and go out to the shed 
And I pound on that drum like it was the bosss head 
I can bang that drum 
Hey, you wanna take a bang at it?  
I can do this all day