The song is Big City Life by Mattafix.

"Big City Life,
Me try fi get by,
Pressure nah ease up no matter how hard me try.
Big City Life,
Here my heart have no base,
And right now Babylon de pon me case."

I think "Babylon" is the police. Can someone confirm that? But what is "de pon me case" ? At a guess I would say they are on his case but I don't know.

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Big City Life,
Me try fi get by,
Pressure nah ease up no matter how hard me try.
Big City Life,
Here my heart have no base,
And right now Babylon de pon me case.

Big City Life,
Me try fi get by,
Pressure nah ease up no matter how hard me try.
Big City Life,
Here my heart have no base,
And right now Babylon de pon me case.

People in a show,
All lined in a row.
We just push on by,
Its funny,
How hard we try.

Take a moment to relax.
Before you do anything rash.

Don't you wanna know me?
Be a friend of mine.
I'll share some wisdom with you.
Don't you ever get lonely,
From time to time
Don't let the system get you down

Big City Life,
Me try fi get by,
Pressure nah ease up no matter how hard me try.
Big City Life,
Here my heart have no base,
And right now Babylon de pon me case.

Big City Life,
Me try fi get by,
Pressure nah ease up no matter how hard me try.
Big City Life,
Here my heart have no base,
And right now Babylon de pon me case.

Soon our work is done,
All of us one by one.
Still we live our lives,
As if all this stuff survives.

Don't you wanna know me?
Be a friend of mine.
I'll share some wisdom with you.
Don't you ever get lonely,
From time to time
Don't let the system get you down

The Linguist across the seas and the oceans,
A permanent Itinerant is what I've chosen.
I find myself in Big City prison, arisen from the vision of man kind.
Designed, to keep me discreetly neatly in the corner,
you'll find me with the flora and the fauna and the hardship.
Back a yard is where my heart is still I find it hard to depart this Big City Life.

Big City Life,
Me try fi get by,
Pressure nah ease up no matter how hard me try.
Big City Life,
Here my heart have no base,
And right now Babylon de pon me case. (x4)

What nationality is Mattafix? What language is this?
We all want to know! The language seams similar to English, isn't it:_)
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Hello, when that song was released (I think 2 years ago, but I'm not so sure) I listened to the radio that Mattafix is a group from London, but they were born in a Caribbean Island, called Saint Vincent. They usually mix their 'Caribbean dialect' and the 'London-slang'in their lyrics.
Unfortunately I'm neither from London or Caribbean islands so I can't tell you more about the words Emotion: stick out tongue
Yeah, you are correct. 'Babylon de pon me case' is Jamaican patois/slang for the police are hassling me/investigating me.
The song is sung in Jamaican Creole, thus meaning that song of the lyrics are in the slang language used by Jamaicans, namely Rastafarians. Babylon refers to western society which the rastifarian's reject.
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no babylon does not mean police
Exactly, and the rest of you should read a bit before making such childish assumptions
Nice song aniway
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