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Lyrics

Africa – Yemi Alade ft. Sauti Sol Lyrics

Intro

Wai, it’s an african one, ya
Beats by Emzo
Yemi Alade, Sauti Sol

 

Verse I

Yemi Alade

This my African hands them gon love you, yeah
My African lips them gon kiss you, oh oh
My African hips get down for you, oh oh
My African legs them gon run to you
Whether you come here to break dance
Abi you come here to shake hands
You come here to make plans
Ever we’ll be the richest motherland
Whether you come here to rock waist oooh
Abi na to find food oooh
Everything dey oooh
Ever we’ll be the richest motherland

 

Chorus

Anywhere you go, London, USA
Nowhere be like Africa, nowhere be like home
Anywhere you go, New york, Chicago
Nowhere be like Africa, nowhere be like home

 

Biko weruya wayo, eh eh eh
Wayaka, eh eh eh
Karibu kiti, eh eh eh
Utapewa nini aiyayaya, eh eh eh
Weruya wayo, eh eh eh
Wayaka, eh eh eh
Karibu kiti, eh eh eh
Utapewa nini, nini le leio, eh eh eh

 

Verse II 

Sauti Sol

This my African heart will love you
This my African arms they will squeeze you yeah
My African ears will listen to you
My Kenyan legs will run to you yeah
Na kama umekuja ku break dance
Umekuja ku get down
Umekuja ku take dance
Hakuna matata eeh
Kama umekuja kulipa laye
Kupiga densi ooh
Hapo ulipo eeeh
Kata kiuno ioo ioo ioo

 

More lyrics: Lusama by Sizzaman

 

Bridge

Anywhere you go, London, USA
Nowhere be like Africa, nowhere be like home
Anywhere you go, New york, Chicago
Nowhere be like Africa, nowhere be like home

 

Chorus

Biko weruya wayo, eh eh eh
Wayaka, eh eh eh
Karibu kiti, eh eh eh
Utapewa nini aiyayaya, eh eh eh
Weruya wayo, eh eh eh
Wayaka, eh eh eh
Karibu kiti, eh eh eh
Utapewa nini, nini le leio, eh eh eh

 

It’s an African one
Yemi Alade
Soldier come, soldier go
Your home na your home
Irreplaceable

 

Bridge

Anywhere you go, London, USA
Nowhere be like Africa, nowhere be like home
Anywhere you go, New york, Chicago
Nowhere be like Africa, nowhere be like home

 

Chorus

Biko weruya wayo, eh eh eh
Wayaka, eh eh eh
Karibu kiti, eh eh eh
Utapewa nini aiyayaya, eh eh eh
Weruya wayo, eh eh eh
Wayaka, eh eh eh
Karibu kiti, eh eh eh
Utapewa nini, nini le leio, eh eh eh

 

Outro

Africa Africa yeah….eh eh eh
Sweet like palmwine ooh

 

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Lawrence

Lawk is a mozillian, writes for Spur, Newslibre and consults part time for Every1Mobile and Innovware.

He loves open source, the open web, writing, reading and developing literacy tools that can teach the youth around the world especially in East Africa.

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