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The Cranberries

The Cranberries are an Irish rock band formed in Limerick in 1989. The band consists of vocalist Dolores O'Riordan, guitarist Noel Hogan, bassist Mike Hogan and drummer Fergal Lawler. Although widely associated with alternative rock, the band's sound also incorporates indie pop, post-punk, Irish fo… more »

I would like to state my vision 
Life was so unfair 
We live in our secure surroundings 
And people die out there 
 Bosnia was so unkind 
 Sarajevo changed my mind 
And we all call out in despair 
All the love we need isn't there 
And we all sing songs our rooms 
 Sarajevo erects an undertune 
Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Sarajevo 
 Bosnia was so unkind 
Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Sarajevo 
 Bosnia was so unkind 
Sure things would change if we really wanted them to 
No fear for children anymore 
 There are babies in their hands, terror in their heads 
For life, for life 
When do the saints go marching in? 
When do the saints go marching in?


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