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Tiken Jah Fakoly, 23rd June birthday

PostPosted: Fri Jun 23, 2017 7:11 pm
by Chris P
https://youtu.be/vqmUkjZhYOM

Plus rien ne m'├ętonnes

English translation:
Nothing astonishes me anymore

They have divided up the world, nothing astonishes me anymore!
Nothing astonishes me anymore!
Nothing astonishes me anymore!

If you let me have Chechnya,
I'll let you have Armenia.
If you let me have Afghanistan,
I'll let you have Pakistan.
If you don't leave Haiti,
I'll embark you for Bangui.
If you help me to bomb Iraq,
I'll arrange Kurdistan for you.

They have divided up the world, nothing astonishes me anymore!
Nothing astonishes me anymore!
Nothing astonishes me anymore!

If you let me have uranium,
I'll let you have aluminium.
If you let me have your mineral resources,
I'll help you to hunt down the Taliban.
If you give me a whole lot of dough,
I'll wage war on your behalf.
If you let me extract your gold,
I'll help you to oust the general.

They have divided up the world, nothing astonishes me anymore!
Nothing astonishes me anymore!
Nothing astonishes me anymore!

They have divided up Africa without consulting us.
They are astonished that we are divided.
One part of the Mandingo empire
was with the Wollof.
One part of the Mossi empire
was in Ghana.
One part of the Susu empire
was in the Mandingo empire.
One part of the Mandingo empire
was with the Mossi.

They have divided up Africa without consulting us!
Without asking us!
Without apprising us!

They have divided up the world, nothing astonishes me anymore!
Nothing astonishes me anymore!
Nothing astonishes me anymore!