Matt Ancient

Rookie - 49 Points (11 january 1985 / Africa)

Rise up Africa


Africa, Africa
rise up Africa
Africa, Africa
stand up Africa
when will you learn Africa
your sons and daughters are calling
they are crying
for they are starving
when will you change
oh Africa
you hate wisdom
so do not have freedom
and mystery consuming your kingdom
to be brave means disrespect
you have lost a great prospect
Africa, Africa
rise up Africa
Africa, Africa
wake up Africa

Submitted: Thursday, April 04, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 11, 2013

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  • Gold Star - 39,733 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (4/4/2013 8:50:00 AM)

    I love you and your call recently i wrote Somalia and other calling world to put on eyes and save the poeple read my I am Dead (Report) Reply

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