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Intro:

Beenie: woh deh yeh
Well this is our prayer toi the world
S/cat: di system, what a corrupt system
Beenie: praise him
S/cat: pray for world that is our healing
Beenie: woh na na, woh na na, woh

Chorus

S/cat: oh jah jah hear my prayer
While I pray for this world to be a better place
Jah hear my cry
While I cry for you and I, again
Oh jah jah hear my prayer
While I pray for this world to be a better place
Jah jah hear my cry
While I cry for you and I

Verse: 1
Beenie: this is the real situation
S/cat: tell dem about
Beenie nation rise against nation
S/cat: see it
Beenie: while we live we know who who we are
Bad mind want to kill I
Through my brand new car
But it seems like total distruction, di only soloution,
Di only solution but ain't no you-you-s-e
None a dem can't stop us now
So silver cat help mi sing sey

Chorus

Verse: 2
S/cat: I cry for a better society
Beenie: woh na na, woh
S/cat: and I pray for a better economy
Beenie: woh na na
S/cat: and I cry for the mon and di baby
Beenie: woh na na, woh
S/cat: economical prices, can't tek di crises
People unoo blind unoo mus si want glasses
Father beg yuh fill over daily needs, and sing

Chorus

Verse: 3
Beenie: dem beat wi, I'll treat wi dem treat us like dog
S/cat: oh jah jah
Beenie: tek we from ghana, and bring we come a yard
S/cat oh jah jah
Beenie: give dem a inch, and dem take a yard
Dem a fraud, give dem a yard dem take a mile
Mi sing, once a man but twice a child
Well every little thing is just for a while
Well it seems like total distruction
Di only solution, so sing a long
Ain't no you-you-you-s-e none a dem caann stop us now
So beeenie man and silver cat a sing

Chorus

Verse: 4
S/cat: fi di world fi run better
We affi send a prayer
Bombs and guns, a weh some rich bowy a hire
Babes having babies and son a shot copper
Listen to mi words black people and follow
Silver cat and beenie man di two a we a brother
Always remember one hand wash di other, so

Chorus

Verse: 5
Beenie: cause di system, what a corrupt system
Pray for di world silver cat I'm preaching
S/cat: oh na na
Beenie: di system is a corrupt system cry
For di world is what I'm saying



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