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Dignity

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About “Dignity”

Created by Topceejoseph 18 day s ago

Grammy award-winning singer, Angelique Kidjo has released a brand new single “Dignity” featuring Yemi Alade. The song is an homage to the protestors of the #EndSARS movement last year—Nigeria’s call to an end to police brutality.

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INTRO

I don tire oh Ea non blo sékpé A non blo yéli yéli Ovi agnon wé fo dé Ea non blo sékpé A non blo yéli yéli Ovi agnon wé fo dé
I don tire oh
Ea non blo sékpé
A non blo yéli yéli
Ovi agnon wé fo dé
Ea non blo sékpé
A non blo yéli yéli
Ovi agnon wé fo dé
 
 
I am tired oh Ea non blo sékpé A non blo yéli yéli Ovi agnon wé fo dé Ea non blo sékpé A non blo yéli yéli Ovi agnon wé fo dé
I am tired oh
Ea non blo sékpé
A non blo yéli yéli
Ovi agnon wé fo dé
Ea non blo sékpé
A non blo yéli yéli
Ovi agnon wé fo dé
 
 

VERSE

I don tire oh Medaho, ovi ayon wé fodé Yokpo tché, ovi ayon wé fodé Dekpé non, ovi ayon wé fodé Dekpé non, ovi ayon wé fodé You know how to dance, You know how to move with grace and agility Eh eh
I don tire oh
Medaho, ovi ayon wé fodé
Yokpo tché, ovi ayon wé fodé
Dekpé non, ovi ayon wé fodé
Dekpé non, ovi ayon wé fodé
You know how to dance,
You know how to move
with grace and agility
Eh eh
 
 
I am tired oh Medaho, ovi ayon wé fodé Yokpo tché, ovi ayon wé fodé Dekpé non, ovi ayon wé fodé Dekpé non, ovi ayon wé fodé You know how to dance, You know how to move with grace and agility Eh eh
I am tired oh
Medaho, ovi ayon wé fodé
Yokpo tché, ovi ayon wé fodé
Dekpé non, ovi ayon wé fodé
Dekpé non, ovi ayon wé fodé
You know how to dance,
You know how to move
with grace and agility
Eh eh
 
 

HOOK

Dignity, can save you or kill you Dignity, I wanna hold on to you Dignity, can hurt you or heal you Dignity, I wanna hold on to you
Dignity, can save you or kill you
Dignity, I wanna hold on to you
Dignity, can hurt you or heal you
Dignity, I wanna hold on to you
 
 
Dignity, can save you or kill you Dignity, I wanna hold on to you Dignity, can hurt you or heal you Dignity, I wanna hold on to you
Dignity, can save you or kill you
Dignity, I wanna hold on to you
Dignity, can hurt you or heal you
Dignity, I wanna hold on to you
 
 

VERSE

Were you dey Yesterday? When the gunman Shoot men down No retreat No surrender If them push you no fall down Many come, many go We no dey sleep we dey for road. We come in peace Not in Pieces
Were you dey
Yesterday?
When the gunman
Shoot men down
No retreat
No surrender
If them push you no fall down
Many come, many go
We no dey sleep we dey for road.
We come in peace
Not in Pieces
 
 
Where were you Yesterday? When the gunman Shoot men down No retreat No surrender If they push you, don’t fall down Many come, many go We don’t sleep, we are on the road We come in peace Not in Pieces
Where were you
Yesterday?
When the gunman
Shoot men down
No retreat
No surrender
If they push you, don’t fall down
Many come, many go
We don’t sleep, we are on the road
We come in peace
Not in Pieces
 
 

BRIDGE

O yeah, yeah Oga Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Respect is reciprocal My Oga, Oh oh oh Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Respect is reciprocal
O yeah, yeah Oga
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Respect is reciprocal
My Oga, Oh oh oh
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Respect is reciprocal
 
 
O yeah, yeah boss man Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Respect is reciprocal My mister, Oh oh oh Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Respect is reciprocal
O yeah, yeah boss man
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Respect is reciprocal
My mister, Oh oh oh
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Respect is reciprocal
 
 

VERSE

Soro soke! Werey dey disguise I don tired, tired oh As I dey look your eyes eh dey look your eyes Giant of Africa when life go betta You promise me tomorrow But nobody sees tomorrow
Soro soke!
Werey dey disguise
I don tired, tired oh
As I dey look your eyes eh
dey look your eyes
Giant of Africa
when life go betta
You promise me tomorrow
But nobody sees tomorrow
 
 
Speak louder! Mad person in disguise I am tired, tired oh As I am looking in your eyes eh Looking into your eyes Giant of Africa when will life be better You promise me tomorrow But nobody sees tomorrow
Speak louder!
Mad person in disguise
I am tired, tired oh
As I am looking in your eyes eh
Looking into your eyes
Giant of Africa
when will life be better
You promise me tomorrow
But nobody sees tomorrow
 
 

HOOK

I don tire oh Tire tire tire for the lamba I don tire oh Tire tire, whyyou to dey lie I don tire oh Tire tire tire for the lamba I don tire oh Tire tire, why you to dey lie
I don tire oh
Tire tire tire for the lamba
I don tire oh
Tire tire, whyyou to dey lie
I don tire oh
Tire tire tire for the lamba
I don tire oh
Tire tire, why you to dey lie
 
 
I am tired oh Tired tired tired of the lies I am tired oh Tired tired, why do you lie so much I am tired oh Tired tired tired of the lies I am tired oh Tired tired, why are you fond of lying
I am tired oh
Tired tired tired of the lies
I am tired oh
Tired tired, why do you lie so much
I am tired oh
Tired tired tired of the lies
I am tired oh
Tired tired, why are you fond of lying
 
 

BRIDGE

My Oga Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Respect is reciprocal My Oga, oh oh oh Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Respect is reciprocal
My Oga
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Respect is reciprocal
My Oga, oh oh oh
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Respect is reciprocal
 
 
My boss Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Respect is reciprocal My boss, oh oh oh Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Respect is reciprocal
My boss
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Respect is reciprocal
My boss, oh oh oh
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Respect is reciprocal
 
 

VERSE

Were you dey Yesterday? When the gunman Shoot men down No retreat No surrender If dem push you no fall down Many come, many go We no dey sleep we dey for road We come in peace Notin pieces O yeah, yeah Oga A glimpse of hope in humanity The last frontier of our own sanity Spread your love to all equally And plant the seeds of radical beauty The wind will blow A light will show Real Beauty On a brand new day The wind will blow A light will show Real Beauty
Were you dey
Yesterday?
When the gunman
Shoot men down
No retreat
No surrender
If dem push you no fall down
Many come, many go
We no dey sleep we dey for road
We come in peace
Notin pieces
O yeah, yeah Oga
A glimpse of hope in humanity
The last frontier of our own sanity
Spread your love to all equally
And plant the seeds of radical beauty
The wind will blow
A light will show
Real Beauty
On a brand new day
The wind will blow
A light will show
Real Beauty
 
 
Where were you Yesterday? When the gunman Shoot men down No retreat No surrender If they push you, don’t fall down Many come, many go We do not sleep, we are on the road We come in peace Not in pieces O yeah, yeah mister A glimpse of hope in humanity The last frontier of our own sanity Spread your love to all equally And plant the seeds of radical beauty The wind will blow A light will show Real Beauty On a brand new day The wind will blow A light will show Real Beauty
Where were you
Yesterday?
When the gunman
Shoot men down
No retreat
No surrender
If they push you, don’t fall down
Many come, many go
We do not sleep, we are on the road
We come in peace
Not in pieces
O yeah, yeah mister
A glimpse of hope in humanity
The last frontier of our own sanity
Spread your love to all equally
And plant the seeds of radical beauty
The wind will blow
A light will show
Real Beauty
On a brand new day
The wind will blow
A light will show
Real Beauty
 
 

HOOK

On a brand new day It will glow On a brand new day A clear way On a brand new day It will glow On a brand new day We’ll get down On a brand new day
On a brand new day
It will glow
On a brand new day
A clear way
On a brand new day
It will glow
On a brand new day
We’ll get down
On a brand new day
 
 
On a brand new day It will glow On a brand new day A clear way On a brand new day It will glow On a brand new day We’ll get down On a brand new day
On a brand new day
It will glow
On a brand new day
A clear way
On a brand new day
It will glow
On a brand new day
We’ll get down
On a brand new day
 
 

OUTRO

Walk with your head straight Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Stand with your head straight Respect is reciprocal Walk with your head straight Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Stand with your head straight Respect is reciprocal
Walk with your head straight
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Stand with your head straight
Respect is reciprocal
Walk with your head straight
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Stand with your head straight
Respect is reciprocal
 
 
Walk with your head straight Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Stand with your head straight Respect is reciprocal Walk with your head straight Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal Stand with your head straight Respect is reciprocal
Walk with your head straight
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Stand with your head straight
Respect is reciprocal
Walk with your head straight
Respect is reciprocal, is reciprocal
Stand with your head straight
Respect is reciprocal
 
 

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About “Dignity”

Created by Topceejoseph 18 days ago

Grammy award-winning singer, Angelique Kidjo has released a brand new single “Dignity” featuring Yemi Alade. The song is an homage to the protestors of the #EndSARS movement last year—Nigeria’s call to an end to police brutality.

“Dignity” Song Facts

Release Date Mar 26, 2021
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