Heathen

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Bob Marley & The Wailers were a Jamaican reggae band created by Bob Marley. The band formed when self-taught musician Peter Tosh met Neville Livingston (Bunny Wailer), and Robert Nesta Marley (Bob Marley) in 1963 and taught them how to play guitar, keyboards, and percussion. By late 1963 Junior… more »

Rise up fallen fighters
Rise and take your stance again
'Tis he who fights and run away
Live to fight another day

And (de heathen back dey 'pon de wall)
Heathen back, yeah, 'pon de wall!
And de heathen back dey 'pon de wall!
And de heathen back, yeah, 'pon de wall!

As a man sow, shall he reap
And I know that talk is cheap
But the hotter the battle
How much sweeter Jah victory

And (de heathen back dey 'pon de wall)
Such a good heathen back, yeah, 'pon de wall!
And de heathen back dey 'pon de wall!
And de heathen back, yeah, 'pon de wall!

Rise, oh, rise, oh, rise, oh, rise, oh, rise, oh
Rise and take your stance again
'Tis he who fight and run away
Live to fight another day

And (de heathen back dey 'pon de wall)
Such a good heathen back, yeah, 'pon de wall!
And de heathen back dey 'pon de wall!
Such a good (heathen back, yeah, 'pon de wall!) I'm saying

As a man sow, shall he reap
And I know that talk is cheap
But the hotter the battle, yeah
How much sweeter Jah victory

And (de heathen back dey 'pon de wall)
Heathen back, yeah, 'pon de wall!
De heathen back dey 'pon de wall!
De heathen back, yeah, 'pon de wall!

'Pon the wall
'Pon the wall
'Pon the wall
'Pon the wall

Written by: BOB MARLEY, COCOA TEA

Lyrics © Peermusic Publishing, Universal Music Publishing Group

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