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features Mziyanda (Suga) from "Ghetto Muffin" on vocals. written originally for Thetha Msawawa

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translated from Xhosa: they call us criminals / call the police / we're closing this party because they're calling us criminals / what are we to do? / why should they stand in our way? / we're the hustlers / why should they stand in our way when we only want to live our lives? / whether you're a Rasta or a thug everybody needs money / whether you are a priest or a student / everybody wants cash / so call the fire brigade / there is a fire / they call us criminals / my friend / I know things are hard / we're struggling together.

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from Akaśic Record, released April 12, 2002
music Warrick Sony
words: M. Mbutuma

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Kalahari Surfers South Africa

Warrick Sony is a South African composer, producer, musician and sound designer.
He is the founder and sole permanent member of the Kalahari Surfers. They made politically radical satirical music in 1980s South Africa.

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