007 (Shantytown)

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Jimmy Cliff

Jimmy Cliff, OM (born James Chambers on 1 April 1948) is a Jamaican musician, singer and actor. He is the only currently living musician to hold the Order of Merit, the highest honour that can be granted by the Jamaican government for achievement in the arts and sciences. more »


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1972
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At ocean eleven 
And now rudeboys have a go wail 
Cause them out of jail 
Rudeboys cannot fail 
Cause them must get bail 

Dem a loot, dem a shoot, dem a wail 
A Shanty Town 
Dem a loot, dem a shoot, dem a wail 
A Shanty Town 
Dem rudeboys get a probation 
A Shanty Town 
And rudeboy bomb up the town 
A Shanty Town 

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At ocean eleven 
And the rudeboys a go wail 
Cause them out of jail 
Rudeboys cannot fail 
Cause them must get bail 

Dem a loot, dem a shoot, dem a wail 
A Shanty Town 
Dem a loot, dem a shoot, dem a wail 
A Shanty Town 
Dem rudeboys get a probation 
A Shanty Town 
And rudeboy bomb up the town 
A Shanty Town 

Police get taller 
A Shanty Town 
Soldier get longer 
A Shanty Town 
Rudeboy a weep and a wail 
A Shanty Town

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Written by: DESMOND DEKKER

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