Linton Kwesi Johnson Come Wi Goh Dung Deh Lyrics

Dread Beat an' Blood Track Listing
Vinyl 1
  • 1 Dread Beat an' Blood
  • 2 Five Nights of Bleeding (for Leroy Harris)
  • 3 Doun de Road
  • 4 Song of Blood
  • 5 It Dread Inna Inglan (for George Lindo)
  • 6 Come Wi Goh Dung Deh
  • 7 Man Free (for Darcus Howe)
  • 8 All Wi Doin Is Defendin
  • Come, wi go dung deh
    Mek wi tek a ride dung deh
    Come, wi go dung deh
    Mek wi fahwahd dung deh
    We nuh bad it up a bad it up a bad it up
    Come, wi go dung deh

    De peeple dem a bawl fi food dung deh
    Dem cyaan get no food but food dung deh
    De peeple dem a bawl fi work dung deh
    Dem cyaan get no work but work dung deh
    De peeple dem a bawl fi shelta dung deh
    Dem cyaan get a room but palace dung deh
    De peeple dem a bawl fi mercy dung deh
    Dem cyaan get no mercy, mercy no dung deh

    Come, wi go dung deh
    Mek wi tek a stride dung deh
    Come, wi go dung deh
    Mek wi fahwahd dung deh
    We nuh bad it up a bad it up a bad it up
    Come, wi go dung deh

    De peeple dem a fite fi work dung deh
    De peeple dem a fite wananada dung deh
    De peeple dem a fite fi stay alive dung deh
    De peeple dem a fite fi dem rites dung deh
    De peeple dem a fite oppression dung deh
    De peeple dem a fite fi dem life dung deh
    De peeple dem a fite fi suvvie dung deh
    De peeple dem a fite dem a fite dung deh

    So come, wi go dung deh
    Mek wi mek a stap dung deh
    So come, wi go dung deh
    Mek wi fahwahd dung deh
    We nuh bad it up a bad it up a bad it up
    Come, wi go dung deh

    Written by: Linton Kwesi Johnson
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