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Play "Holidays in the Sun" on Amazon Music. That line I was waiting for the communist call always stumps me. But the rest is pretty straight forward, Johnny wanted a holiday in london but he couldn't afford it so he went to a place where western people can easily exploit the people on the east, because everything is cheap their compared to the western countries for tourists.
It was released on 14 October as the band's fourth single, as well as the advance single from their only album Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols. A 8 chart hit in the UK, the single proved to be the last with singer John Lydon for 30 years. The song was inspired by a trip to the Channel Island of Jersey : "We tried our holiday in the sun in the isle of Jersey and that didn't work. They threw us out.
I don't wanna holiday in the sun I wanna go to new Belsen I wanna see some history 'Cause now i got a reasonable economy. Sensurround sound in a two inch wall Well I was waiting for the communist call I didn't ask for sunshine and I got World War three I'm looking over the wall and they're looking at me. Well they're staring all night and They're staring all day I had no reason to be here at all But now i gotta reason it's no real reason And I'm waiting at the Berlin Wall.
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