Adlai Stevenson

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Sufjan Stevens

Sufjan Stevens ( /ˈsuːfjɑːn/ SOOF-yahn; born July 1, 1975) is an American singer-songwriter and musician born in Detroit, Michigan. Stevens first began releasing his music on Asthmatic Kitty, a label co-founded with his stepfather, beginning with the 1999 release, A Sun Came. He is best known f… more »

Righteous men of the earth
Oh have you been patient
I suppose our thoughts about United Nations

Adlai, Adlai
What did he say
And what is the answer

1952 the heart was not your master
The accident you knew
Would carry with your laughter

Evidence, evidence
I've heard of it
And what is the answer

Adlai, Adlai
What did he say
And what is the answer


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