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"Working Class Hero" is a song by John Lennon from his album John Lennon/Plastic Ono . Green Day contributed a cover of the song to the Instant Karma: The Amnesty International Campaign to Save Darfur in It peaked at .the the the η ε₯ ζ³ ε₯ ι ε°η£ δΈ ι
In , Green Day contributed a cover of the song to the Instant Karma: The Amnesty International Campaign to Save Darfur, which was released on June 12, , proceeds from which help support Amnesty International's campaign to focus attention on the conflict in Darfur, Sudan. The song was subsequently released as a single and has an accompanying video for the track with director Samuel Bayer. The single was released to radio on April 30, and on iTunes on May 1, When asked why they chose the song, band leader Billie Joe Armstrong said, "We wanted to do 'Working Class Hero' because of its themes of alienation, class, and social status really resonated with us. It's such a raw, aggressive song -- just that line: 'you're still fucking peasants as far as I can see' -- we felt we could really sink our teeth into it. I hope we've done him justice. Green Day performed it live at the American Idol Season 6 finale dropping the offensive words.
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Log dich ein um diese Funktion zu nutzen. Green Day Quelle: Getty Images. As soon as you're born they make you feel small By giving you no time instead of it all 'Til the pain is so big you feel nothing at all A working class hero is something to be A working class hero is something to be They hurt you at home and they hit you at school They hate if you're clever and despise a fool 'Til you're so crazy, you can't follow their rules A working class hero is something to be A working class hero is something to be When they've tortured and scared you for twenty old years Then they expect you to pick a career When you can't really function, you're so full of fear A working class hero is something to be A working class hero is something to be. Fehlerhaften Songtext melden. Songtext kommentieren. E-Mail Adresse. Website optional.
It tells the story of someone growing up in the working class. According to Lennon in an interview with Jann Wenner of Rolling Stone in December , it is about working class individuals being processed into the middle classes , into the "machine". I just think its concept is revolutionary. I hope it's for workers and not for tarts and fags. I hope it's about what Give Peace A Chance was about.
Green Day Working Class Hero