Black Star Liners

Fred Locks

Dis one, a Rastaman anthem,
Me haffi lik it back again.
Dis song, a Rastaman anthem,
Go run along and tell your friend.

Seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
Yeah, seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
I can see them coming.
I can see I dreams running.
I can hear the Elders saying,
These are the days for which we've been praying.

Seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
Yeah, seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
It's repatriation,
A Black liberation.
Yes, the time has come:
Black Man, we're going home!

Seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
Yeah, seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.

Dis song, a Rastaman anthem,
We haffi lik it back again.
Dis one, a Rastaman anthem,
Go run along and tell your friend.

Coz seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
Yeah, seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.

Marcus Garvey told us
That freedom is a must.
He told us that the Black Star Liners
Are coming one day for us.

Seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
Seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
..Seven miles of Black Star Liners,
Seven miles of Black Star Liners,
Seven miles of Black Star Liners
Coming, coming, coming, coming
For I n I, for I n I, for I n I n I.
Yeah! For I n I n I.

For Natty Dreadlock, binghi Bongo Man
ba ba ba ba ba ba ba ba standing
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I n I.
Yes, I n I.
Seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
Yeah, seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
Seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
Yeah, seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.

I can see them coming.
I can see I dreams running.
I can hear the Elders saying,
These are the days for which we've been praying.

Seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
Yeah, seven miles of Black Star Liners coming in the harbour.
Yeah, seven miles of Black Star Liners,
Seven miles of Black Star Liners,
Seven miles of Black Star Liners
Coming, coming, coming, coming
Seven miles of Black Star Liners.....