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"Wake Up" is a song by American rap metal band Rage Against the Machine. It is the seventh track from their self-titled debut album. While never released as a single, it remains a staple of their live shows and is usually played as the last song before the encore.

The opening riff of the song is reminiscent of the opening chords of the Led Zeppelin song "Kashmir".

The lyrics discuss racism within the American government and the counter-intelligence programs of… read more

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Rage Against the Machine - Wake Up Lyrics

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  • HOW LONG? NOT LONG. 'CAUSE WHAT YOU REAP, IS WHAT YOU SOW.
  • Don't you ever try to find truths when listening to music..no one will tell you anything...the truth is that capitalism gives you the motivation to be a better man in every part of your life.. - lol
  • Fist in the air in the land of hypocrisy!
  • Sounds a lot like Kashmir [3]
  • This intro.. One the bests riffs when i ever heard.
  • Potent lyricism and music here! Equal fave from the album alongside Know Your Enemy.
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  • Sounds a lot like Kashmir [2]
  • always reminds me of The Matrix

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