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Conscious Party

    We Propose
    David "Ziggy" Marley

    Callin' callin' callin' Warnin' warnin' warnin' We propose to live up our life We propose to do waht is right We propose to free our people We propose to live in Africa This mess, yes we detest Controlled by another hand They're puppets, they're just some puppets their thing's just a puppet show So we propose all people be free We propose equality for you and me We propose politicans know this We propose united (so) You confess to your wickedness (I said) The people already know Protest is not enough For the blood that flows (that's why) We propose to be freedom fighters We propose because we are all nighters We propose to lick them down We propose to free Africa Yes, it's very serious, not delirious The things that we say Now let me hear the music sound For sure we're gonna stick around We propose... We propose all people must be free We propose let music be free We propose we're gonna do what is right (whoa) This is not a request We propose ghetto youth live right We propose stop fight We propose politicnas learn this right now We propose free Africa 'Cause we're tired of talkin'...listen to the people Tired of balkin'...this is not a request Tired of gamin'...listen to the people Tired of playin'...listen to the people We propose politicans learn, learn, learn We propose warmongers learn, learn, learn We propose fascists learn, learn, learn Open your ears...listen to the people We propose... No one is perfect in this un-perfect world Ziggy: Guitar Raphael W'Mariam: Drums with Timbali Asrat Aemro Selassie: Woodblocks, jawbone, background vocals Zeleke Gessesse: Bass guitar Mulu Gessesse: Rhythm guitars Earl "Chinna" Smith: Lead guitar Franklyn "Bubbler" Waul: Keyboards Dereje Mekonnen: Keyboard (marimba) Lenny Pickett: Bass clarinet Jerry Harrison: Keyboards (pianos)

    Chris Frantz & Tina Weymouth I wish you well, I wish you well

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