LYRICS

Artist:  Beenie Man
Song Title:  Zion
Album Title:  Escalade
Submitted By:  Gemini_20502K

 

Intro:
Hey! Ready when you are now now now now now, and first of all
Drop di drum, drop di bass, shake yuh foot, whine yuh waist
Beenie Man, buss di place, zion dance, zion dance
Drop di drum, drop di bass, shake yuh foot, whine yuh waist
Beenie Man, buss di place, zion dance, zion dance

Chorus:
I heard the sound of a rastaman's drum
Beating through the walls of zion (Lion!!!!)
I heard the voice of a rastaman's drum
Beating through the walls of zion

Verse 1:
And he say, grant him di rights (Oh na na)
And he said let's get wise (Oh na na)
A couldn't mi dem a fight (Oh na na)
Dem waan tek mi life (Oh na na)
So back inna we wise (Oh na na)
Dem caan tek mi strive (Oh na na)
From we a live upright (Oh na na)
Selassie show mi di light (Oh na na)
So wave yuh hand dem high (Oh na na)
You know Selassie no die (Oh na na)
Jah nuh inna nuh sky (Oh na na)
Him a di I-N-I because...

Chorus:
I heard the sound of a rastaman's drum
Beating through the walls of zion (Lion!!!!)
I heard the voice of a rastaman's drum
Beating through the walls of zion

Verse 2:
And he say, fight di struggle don't run away (Lion!!!!)
You don't sure about another day
Open yuh ears and listen what mi say
Don't live like no deadly prey
Ghetto yutes oonu gotta be strong
Don't be no chi chi man, don't me no nyamaman
Woman don't be no lesbian
Member I am a Jamaican, I'm not from Afghanistan
Fire bun Bin Laden yah mon!!!!
All Jamaican come sing mi song

Chorus:
I heard the sound of a rastaman's drum
Beating through the walls of zion (Lion!!!!)
I heard the voice of a rastaman's drum
Beating through the walls of zion

Bridge:
And he say, drop di drum, drop di bass, shake yuh foot, whine yuh waist
Beenie Man, buss di place, zion dance, zion dance
Drop di drum, drop di bass, shake yuh foot, whine yuh waist
Beenie Man, buss di place, zion dance, zion dance

Chorus:
I heard the sound of a rastaman's drum
Beating through the walls of zion (Lion!!!!)
I heard the voice of a rastaman's drum
Beating through the walls of zion

Repeat Verse 1 & Chorus till end