brown sugar - racist?

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    Gold coast slave ship bound for cotton fields,
    Sold in a market down in new orleans.
    Scarred old slaver know heÕs doinÕ alright.
    Hear him whip the women just around midnight.
    Ah brown sugar how come you taste so good
    (a-ha) brown sugar, just like a young girl should
    A-huh.

    Drums beating, cold english blood runs hot,
    Lady of the house wondÕrin where itÕs gonna stop.
    House boy knows that heÕs doinÕ alright.
    You should a heard him just around midnight.
    Ah brown sugar how come you taste so good
    (a-ha) brown sugar, just like a black girl should
    A-huh.

    I bet your mama was a tent show queen, and all her boy
    Friends were sweet sixteen.
    IÕm no schoolboy but I know what I like,
    You should have heard me just around midnight.

    Ah brown sugar how come you taste so good
    (a-ha) brown sugar, just like a young girl should.

    I said yeah, I said yeah, I said yeah, I said
    Oh just like a, just like a black girl should.

    I said yeah, I said yeah, I said yeah, I said
    Oh just like, just like a black girl should.
 
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