Universal Cry

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released January 10, 2013

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Track Name: She Lost Track
Bless her soul, and bless us all
Guide and protect her
Bless her soul, and bless us all
Bless her soul, ohwu

She lost track, couldn’t get the monkey off her back, ohhwu, oh no
Well she's trapped in her illusions yeae
And she's running from her self, running from her self
She lost her mind, she's like a prisoner serving time, oh, yeahy
Say she wanna find herself, huh
But she's running out of time, running out of time, she say
What am I gonna do now, where am I gonna hide, then she cried again
She say she wanna get out without a doubt
But she just can’t find the door ohwu, yeahy

She got trapped, couldn’t help herself from off the crap, ohw, oh yeahe
Hear she cries in desperation, yeahy
Urge is stronger than her will, stronger than her will
She lost her soul, living on the corners of the streets, yeah, in defeat
Say she wanna make a change, huh
But she craves another hit, craves another hit
Here she goes again, well she's been messin’ around with the wrong stuff, with the wrong stuff, and she's been hangin’ around at the wrong place, in the wrong time

She lost track, couldn’t get the monkey off her back, ohhw, ohw, no, no
Well she's trapped in her illusions yeahy, and she's running from herself, running from herself
She lost her mind, she's like a prisoner serving time, in her own prisons, ohw
See she wanna find herself, but she's running out of time, running out of time, ohh
So many good brothers and sisters, who have fallen on the wayside
So many good brothers and sisters, who have fallen on the wayside
Just can’t find the door, they got to get another hit, ohh
Just can’t find the door, help them get up on their feet, aye
Just can’t find the door, see she gotta get another hit
She just can’t find the door
Track Name: Hypocrites
Oh you mighty hypocrites, backbiters, get thee behind me Satan
Doh, pam, pam, dey dan poy
They will smile inna your face
Stab you inna your back
They will smile inna your face
But they wanna get you off a ya track
They will smile inna your face
Stab you inna your back
They will smile inna your face
Say they wanna get you off a ya track

Two faced crooks, Judas escarriot
Filled with hate and jealousy
Their teeth so white, smile so bright
Filled with hate and hypocrisies
Hands are stretched ready to receive
Cause they know that you're willing to give
Eat your bread and smoke your corn
But in the end they will bring you scorn

They will smile inna your face
Stab you inna your back
They will smile inna your face
But they wanna get you off a ya track
They will smile inna your face
Stab you inna your back
They will smile inna your face
But they wanna get you off a ya track

Ohhw, they are the ones who called me friend
But they betrayed me in the end, oh, yeah
They’ve got a trap set round the bend, lord
Yet amongst InI they pretend, ohh

Bagowire smile inna ma face
Stab me inna ma back
They will smile inna ma face
But they wanna get me off a ma track
They will smile inna ma face
Stab you inna your back
They will smile inna ma face
Say they wanna get you off a ya track

They come like friend
Some under false pretense
Just to gain your confidence
Smiles are bright, their teeth so white
But they are traitors in disguise
Some a grudge, consumed by jealousy
Filled with envy and deceit
Eat your bread, smoke your corn
and then they'll fry you inna the end

They will smile inna your face
Stab you inna your back
They will smile inna your face
But they wanna get you off a ya track
Hypocrites will smile inna ma face
Stab you inna your back
They will smile inna ma face
But they wanna get you off a ya track, ohw, oh na na na, oh na na na na na, Oh you hypocrites, oh you hypocrites
Track Name: When
Oh nah nah nah nan nap
Oh na na na nam nam
Oh na na, nam nam ohh, uhh
Yeeaahh, yyeeaahh, ohh ohhu ohhwu,

Looking out my window
And I’m a thinking of tomorrow
And I’m a wondering what the future will be
Thinking of the children
Who are the victims of oppression
Beaten down by wars, and eaten up by starvation

And I’m saying
When will this ugly war be over
And the children can go out and play
I wanna see
When will all oppression will be done
And the people will rise up and say

Freedom at last, freedom at last, so free
Freedom has come, freedom has come, ohh yeahy

See I, sitting in seclusion
And I’m in my meditation
And I can hear the voice of the sufferers cry for justice
Uhh, another ugly war is a raging
Threats of nuclear war is arising
And the world is gripped by fear of mass destruction

I’m a saying
When will this ugly war be over
And the children can go out and play, I wanna see
When will all oppression will be done
And the people will rise up and say

Freedom at last, freedom at last, so free,
Freedom has come, freedom has come,
Oh yeahy, oh uh yeah, nuh

Umhm mm, so much bloodshed and sorrows
There is no future for the youths of tomorrow, yeah
So many mothers crying
Too many funerals, oohh
When will it end

Saying, when will this ugly war be over
And the children can go out and play, I wanna see
When will all oppression will be done and the people will rise up and say
Freedom must come uuh, uhh, mhn
Track Name: Crucial
Raging out of control, world on fire
Red hot fire burning, lord, lord

Some hoping and praying for things to get better
But Rasta know it a go get worse, so much worse
Signs of the times are getting clearer, lord, lord
And HIS MAJESTY is getting nearer, clearer everyday

Things a go crucial
Down in a Babylon yeah
Things a go brutal now, dog a go nyam dog
Things a go brutal down in a Babylon yeah
Things a go crucial, now, now, now, lord, lord

Crucial, crucial yeah, rop pap, papa nah
Crucial, crucial, yeah, oh nan nah, nah, nah

Weeping and wailing and more tribulation
Threats and more fears and rumors of wars, lord, lord
World food shortage and mass starvation, lord oh lord oh
Man and man headed to destruction
Don’t say me never warn you

Things a go brutal unh
Down in a Babylon yeah
Things a go crucial now, so much a crime and violence
Things a go brutal, unh
Down in a Babylon yeah
Things a go brutal now, now, now, lord, lord know

Crucial, crucial, yeah, oh gosh now,
Crucial, crucial, yeah, prrr, pap, pap, dop, doh
Crucial, crucial, yeah, prr, pap, pap pa dop
Crucial, crucial, yeah, oh nuh, nuh, nuh

Some hoping and praying for things to get better
But Rasta know it a go get worse, so much worse
Signs of the times are getting nearer lord oh lord oh
And HIS MAJESTY getting nearer, clearer everyday

Things a go crucial, uh
Down in a Babylon, yeah
Things a go crucial now, dog a go nyam dog
Things a go crucial
Down in a Babylon yeah
Things a go crucial, now, now, now, lord, oh lord oh

Crucial, crucial, yeah, lord oh lord oh
Crucial, crucial yeah, oh nuh nuh

Things a go crucial
So much a crime and violence
Things a go crucial
So much a disease and pestilence
Things a go crucial
It gonna get worse before it gets better
Things a go brutal, now, now, now, now, unhh
Track Name: Babylon
Stop your wars man, come on
Well, well, well

Babylon cause all the problems
They make their wars
But they don’t know how to solve them, oh, yeah, oh yeah
System make all the problems
They make their but they don’t know how to solve them

Oh no, aye,
Well it’s that easy to fly overhead and drop your bombs upon the innocents,
Well it’s that easy to fly overhead and drop your bombs upon the sufferers,

Let me tell you
War is not the solution
War is not the solution
War and strife is not the solution
It never was it never will be so

Babylon cause all the problems, oh lord
They make their wars but they don’t know how to solve them, oh yeah, oh yeah
System make all the problems, suffering the innocent
To their problems they got no solution, oh nuh, oh yeahy

Global sheriff
Mashing up the Earth with your iron fist
Coming with your fool's philosophy
You think that war gonna bring you peace

Let me tell you now
Blood dripping down your dollars now
Blood dripping down your hands
Blood running down your conscience
You make your wars, but you got no solution

Babylon cause all the problems, oh yeahy
They make their wars but they don’t know how to solve them, aye, oh yeahy
System make all the problems, suffering the masses
To their problems they’ve got no solution, oh nuh, oh uhh yeahy
Babylon cause all the problems, oh yeah
Starving children and making more wars, stop you wars
Yeah, yeah, system cause all the problems
To your mix up you got no solution, nuh
Man and man make all the problems
Suffering the innocent, starving children and making more wars, stop your wars man, yeah
Track Name: Show Me
Aye, show me your love
Show me your love now, well
Show me your love, come on
Show me your love now, well, well

Show me your love
Come on and give me your love
Let your love light shine on me yeah
Show me your love
Come on and give me your love
Let your love light shine on me now

Show me your love now, now, now
Let your love light shine on me yeah
Show me your love now, now, now
Let your love light shine on me yeah

I’ve been searching for your love my whole life through
I’m depending on your love to see me through
Uhh, guide my feet while walking through this world of sin
Cause your love is all I need
Jah please guide me through these stormy seas yeah

Show me your love
Come on and give me your love
Let your love light shine on me yeah
Show me your love
Come on and give me your love
Let your love light shine on me now

Show me your love now, now, now
Let your love light shine on me yeah
Show me your love now, now, now
Let your love light shine on me yeah

Need your love to see me through
In times like these huh
Cause without your love I’m lost amidst stormy seas, uhhwee
Need your light to guide my feet through the darkest nights ohh
What am I without your love
You’re my protector lord you're my defense

Show me your love
Come on and give me your love
Let your love light shine on me yeah
Show me your love
Come on and give me your love
Let your love light shine on me now

Show me your love now, now, now
Let your love light shine on me yeah
Show me your love now, now, now
Let your love light shine on me now

I’ve been searching for your love my whole life through
And I’m depending on your love to see me through, uhhwee
Guide my feet while walking through this world of sin, huh
And preserve my life in trying times like these, well, well, well
Show me your love, come come and show me
Show me your love, come guide and protect me
Show me your love, come come and defend me
Show me your love, cause I need your love now
Show me your love, cause I need your love now
Show me your love, come, come come, show me your love
Say I need your love yeah, show me your love, you’re all I ever needed
Show me your love, you're all I ever had, show me your love
You’re all I ever needed, you're all I ever had
Show me your love, Say I need your love yeah
Come show me, show me your love, uhh, show me your love come on and give your love
Track Name: Rough Road
Hahn, hahn, oh yeah
Nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah nah, nah, nah,
I’m a praying
Hahn, hahn, ohw, yeah, yeahy
Nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah,

I’m praying, I’m praying
Help me lord, help me lord
Pray you help me lord
Help me make it through another day
And praying

There’s no letting up
Stormy weather's up ahead, oohhy
Rough is the road that I trod, rougher road I’m troddin
So many stumbling blocks
But I must jump another hurdle
Rough is the road that I trod, oh yeah, yea

Lord every day I pray
That you guide me on my way
And you guide my going outs
Lord please protect my coming in, oh, uh, yeah,

Hahn, hahn, uhm
Nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, oh, ho, uh, uuhh
Hahn, hahn, ohhw, yeah, yeahee
Nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah
Praying, I’m praying

Help me lord, help me lord, help me
Help me make it through another day
And I’m a praying

So many hungry nights
There's no place to rest my head, oohhy
Rough is the road that I trod, rougher road I’m trodding
Lord help me find my will
To take me through my destination
Rough is the road that I trod, ohhy yea, yeah

Lord every day I pray
That you guide me on my way
And you guide my going outs
Lord please protect my coming in
Let your wisdom be my light
Let your knowledge be my might
Lord I’m way down on my knees
Help me oh Jah I beg you please, oh, uh yeahy

Hahn, hahn, ohw, yeah, yeah,
Nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah
Praying I’m a praying
Hahn, hahn, oh yea, yeahee
Nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, nah, oh uhh yea, yeah
Track Name: Jah Calling
Oh uh now children, oh children
See some truth, oh now, oh, uhh
Oh uh now children, oh children
Come see some truth, oh now

Say I hear the voice of Jah Jah calling
And he's calling in the wilderness, lord
Say I hear the voice of Jah jay calling
And he's calling in the wilderness, oohhy

Jah is calling on war mongers
Stop your fight and cease your wars
For how pleasant it is for InI
To dwell in perfect harmony
Hatred we must abandon
We all know that’s no solution
Take heed shepherd is calling now
Oh children are you listening

Say I hear the voice of Jah Jah calling, huh
And he's calling in the wilderness, lord oh lord lord
Say I hear the voice of Jah Jah calling
And he's calling in the wilderness

Tell you what
Ras Tafari is a calling
From the four corners of the earth
Be not stiff necked children
Let the truth confound the wise
Jealousy is your destruction
Only love is the solution
Behold Jah Jah is calling now
Oh children are you listening

Say I hear the voice of Jah Jah calling
And he's calling in the wilderness, lord, oh lord, lord
Said I hear the voice of Jah Jah calling
And he's crying from the wilderness prrr ap pop yeahee

Prrr rap pat tap tam
Say I hear the voice of Jah Jah calling
And he's calling in the wilderness, lord, uhh, lord lord
Say I hear the voice of Jah Jah calling
And he's calling in the wilderness, oh, yeah

Did you hear the voice of Jah Jah calling
And he's calling in the wilderness, loud and clear
And I hear the voice of Jah Jah calling, ohhw
And he's calling in the wilderness
Track Name: Armed and Dangerous
Armed and dangerous
Babylon armed so armed and dangerous
System armed and dangerous
Heads of governments armed
So armed and dangerous

Well, super power armed and ready
midget and mx misiles aiming deadly, well
From the north to the South, and the East to the West, oh gosh
Them getting ready for a shootout contest
They wanna see who's the best

Armed and dangerous
Babylon armed so armed and dangerous, and then i see them fighting
Armed and dangerous
Heads of power them armed
So armed and dangerous

Well, military demonstrations my gosh
Navy and Army just a rehearse invasion well
War machine to murder population
Chaos and fear the world in tension
System invention well

Armed and dangerous
Devil them armed, so armed and dangerous, then I see them fighting
Armed and dangerous
Heads of power them armed
So armed and dangerous, well well well well well

Devil them a come with a wicked intension lord
Mashing up creation with them wicked invention ohw
Them a illegal goons and top notch crimers
Bombing and shooting the world all over
They fighting for power, well

Armed huh and dangerous
Governments armed, so armed and dangerous
Babylon armed and dangerous
Heads of power them armed so armed and dangerous

Well, and them a make more war
And them a make more war
And them a fight some more
And them a make more war
Well, well, well
Hey you mister global sheriff
Take down your weapons and cool it cool it
Track Name: Prophet
Nah, nah, nah, nah, nah nah, nah nah, nah, nah
nah nah nah nah nah na na na, prr pup pap pap aye

Prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard,
Say the prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard, true true
Say the prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard
Say the prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard, watch out

Say the prophet is never honored ina him own yard, yeah, yeah, yeah
Say the prophet is never honored ina him own yard, well
Let me tell you

Run out of my way
Say I’ve got a work to do
I a'int got no time to lose on you
Say you just wasting my time
Get out of my way
Say I’ve got a work to do
A’int got no time to lose on you
Well you just wasting my time

I’m a man on a mission
Say I’m fighting for your liberation, well
A’int got no time for devilish illusions
so, so, so, so

Say the prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard
And the prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard, prrr, pap, pap pae,
Prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard huh
Prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard
Take me to the bridge, yeah

Well its like Joseph down in Egypt, ohhw, ohhw, ohhw, ohhw
Hated and beaten down by his own kind

Cross that bridge again,
He is the black sheep of his own fold, imagine this
Chastised and spat upon
But his story must be told

Say the prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard
Say the prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard, ah, ah
Say the prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard
Say the prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard, aye

Now that you're gone
Here comes their flowers, well
Long, long you gone
Here comes their words of hypocrisies, well
Long now you're gone
They coming with their prayers and words, too late
Now that you gone
They come with words of hypocrisy
so, prroopp pa nam pae,

Prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard
Prophet is never will ever be honored ina him own yard
Prophet is never will ever thru them never know
Prophet is never will ever never no
Track Name: Reggae Music
Well, well
Reggae music
Reggae music
Reggae music now
Chant down Babylon
Oh, yeahy, aye

Reggae music, oh music
Reggae music
Reggae music now
Chant down Babylon
Oh yeahy, yeahy

Reggae music is the fire
And this ya fire
Come to chant down Babylon
Reggae music is the fire, now
This ya fire come to chant down wickedness

Chant down all wicked principalities
ina high and low places
Fire burn down all devilish conception
Clean up Jah creation, aye
Mek I chant down all devilish philosophies
Of the scribes and phareses
Come mek i bust down Sodom and Gomorrah
Fire hotter, hotter fire, well, well

Reggae music
Reggae music
Reggae music now
Chant down Babylon
Stand for truth and right

Reggae music
Reggae music
Reggae music now
Chant down Babylon, oh, yeahee yeah

Reggae chant down Babylonian conception
Spiritual revolution
Come mek i trample down the walls of oppression
Set the captives free, set them free
Eradicate all unu slavish mentality
Down with false indoctrination
Come mek I chant down all weak heart conception
Ina Jah creation, well

Reggae music
Reggae music
Reggae music, now
Chant down Babylon

Woh, uh, yeah
Reggae music
Reggae music
Reggae music now
Chant down Babylon
The fire just a burn

Reggae music
Reggae music
Reggae music now
Chant down Babylon

Ohhw, yeah, yeahee, uhhn
Chant down Babylon
Reggae fire just a burning
Chant down Babylon
Woh uh wuh, oh wuh yeah nuh
Chant down Babylon
Reggae fire just a burning, aye
Chant down Babylon
Through the music the truth come revealing
Chant down Babylon
Let the voice be heard now
Chant down Babylon
Track Name: Behold
Rasta say
Behold and look
African redemption come, hold on
Behold and look
Blackman redemption come, ohhy

Then I hear the voice of the prophet
In the wilderness, huhn
Then I hear the words
Of the higher one say
Saying yeah

Then I heard the voice of Jah
Whispering ina my head
He say gather my children
From the ends of the earth

I’m saying
Behold and look, uhn
African redemption come, hahn
Behold and look
Blackman redemption, ohhy

Then I hear the voice of the prophet
In the wilderness, huhn
Then I hear the words of the prophet say, saying, yeah
Then I hear the voice of Jah
Whispering ina my head
He say gather my children
From the ends of the earth

I’m saying
Behold and look
African redemption come, oh lord oh now
Behold and look
Blackman redemption come

Children singing
Give us our freedom and leave I alone
Leave us alone, ohh uh, leave us alone
Give us our freedom and leave us alone
Oh Africa is my home

Oh, give us our liberty or give we death
Oh give I death, oh give I death
Give I my liberty or give I death
Oh Africa is my home

I’m a saying
Behold and look, ahn
African redemption come, ahn
Behold and look
Blackman redemption come
I’m a saying
Behold and look
African redemption come
Say I’m saying
Behold and look
Blackman redemption come, ohhy
Open up your eyes and see and look and you'll know
Behold and look
Blackman redemption come
Behold and look
African redemption come
Behold and look
Blackman redemption come