Put Your Hands Together

The O'Jays

About Put Your Hands Together

"Put Your Hands Together" is a song recorded by The O'Jays song in 1973 for their album Ship Ahoy, which peaked at number 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 2 on the Billboard Hot Soul Singles chart. It is their third song to reach the top 10 of the Hot 100 after "Back Stabbers" and "Love Train".


Year:
1995
4:07
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Come on, come on
Come on, y'all now
Put your hands together
Na-na-na-na
Put your hands together
Everybody now
Put your hands together
Na-na-na-na
Let us pray

We've got to pray for all
The brothers under thine hand
Pray for all the sisters
That's doing the best she can
Let us pray that tomorrow
There'll be a better
Day to come, yeah

We got to put our forces together
Sing a song so loud, so fair
That the birds in the trees
Hum along with me
Sweet harmony

Then let it thunder
Let it lightning, let it rain
Let it rain, let it rain
'Cause we're gonna sing
Glory hallelujah so the
Whole wide world can hear

Come on, y'all, now
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
And let us pray

We got to pray for all the people
Who are sleeping in the street
Pray for all the people
Who don't have enough to eat
Let us pray that tomorrow
There'll be a better day to come
Yeah, yeah, yeah

We got to put our forces together
Sing a song so loud, so fair
That the birds in the trees
Hum along with me
Sweet harmony

Then let it thunder
Let it lightning, let it rain
Let it rain, let it rain
'Cause we're gonna sing
Glory hallelujah so the
Whole wide world can hear

Come on, come on
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
And let us pray

'Cause we're gonna sing sing
Glory, glory hallelujah
Right here, right now
I said we'll, we'll, we'll
We'll sing, singing
Glory, glory hallelujah
Well
Well hallelujah
Well hallelujah

Come on, come on
Come on, come on
Come on, come on
Come on, come on
Come on, come on
Come on, come on
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
Put your hands together
Put your hands together

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The O'Jays

The O'Jays are an American R&B group from Canton, Ohio, formed in 1958 and originally consisting of Eddie Levert (born June 16, 1942), Walter Williams (born August 25, 1943), William Powell (January 20, 1942 – May 26, 1977), Bobby Massey and Bill Isles. The O'Jays made their first chart appearance with "Lonely Drifter" in 1963, but reached their greatest level of success once Gamble & Huff, a team of producers and songwriters, signed them to their Philadelphia International label in 1972. With Gamble & Huff, the O'Jays (now a trio after the departure of Isles and Massey) emerged at the forefront of Philadelphia soul with "Back Stabbers" (1972), and topped the Billboard Hot 100 the following year with "Love Train". Numerous other hits followed thro… more »

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Written by: KENNY GAMBLE, LEON HUFF

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