This Is My Country

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The Impressions are an American music group from Chicago, originally formed in 1958. Their repertoire includes doo-wop, gospel, soul, and R&B. more »

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Some people think we don't have the right To say it's my country Before they give in, they'd rather fuss and fight Than say it's my country I've paid three hundred years or more
Of slave driving, sweat, and welts on my back
This is my country 
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Too many have died in protecting my pride For me to go second class
We've survived a hard blow and I want you to know
That you'll face us at last
And I know you will give consideration Shall we perish unjust or live equal as a nation This is my country 
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And I know you will give consideration Shall we perish unjust or live equal as a nation This is my country 
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Written by: CURTIS MAYFIELD

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.

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