A tiger in your tank

from Gil Scott-Heron – The Revolution Will Not Be Televised on Rap Genius


It refers to a popular advertising for the Extra oil (brought to you by Esso), saying : “put a tiger in your tank”

Muddy Waters made a song out of this slogan, simply called “Tiger in your tank”

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