Child Of Jah

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Written by Roger Meltzer, Joseph Everton "Reality" Weekes (BMI)
Published by Capsicum Music, LLC and Soul of Zion Music(BMI)
 
Produced by Roger Meltzer, Joseph Everton "Reality" Weekes & Patricia Cleopatra "Zyon" Panton
 
                        Ad lib lead over intro vamp groove….                      
 
                        Chorus- He’s a
 
                                      Child of Jah

 
  How can you hurt him? He’s a
 
  Child of Jah
 
  You know it’s true…He’s a
 
  Child of Jah
 
  How can you curse him? He’s a
 
  Child of Jah
 
  Just like you (just like you) just like you (just like you)...just like you
 
 
 
Ad lib lead over intro vamp
 
 
 
                        Verse- You live by the sword
 
                                    You die by the sword

 
                                    But no one may murder

 
                                    In the name of the Lord

 
 
                        Lift- He whom you’d kill
 
                                 Has a father and mother

 
                                 He whom you’d hate

 
                                 Is still your brother…(he’s a

 
 
                   Chorus- Child of Jah)…
 
                                 How can you hurt him? He’s a

 
                                 Child of Jah
 
                                 You know it’s true…he’s a

 
                                 Child of Jah

 
                                 How can you curse him? He’s a

 
                                 Child of Jah

 
                                 Just like you (just like you) just like you (just like you)...just like you

 
 
 
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                          Verse- What we take on faith
 
                                      Can live without proof

 
                                      But visions can differ

 
                                      Of the one great truth

 
 
                           Lift- He whom you’d kill
 
                                   Has a father and mother

 
                                   He whom you’d hate
 
                                   He’s still your brother…(he’s a

 
 
                     Chorus- Child of Jah)
 
                                   How can you hurt him? He‘s a

 
                                   Child of Jah

 
                                   You know it’s true…I know you do…he’s a

 
                                   Child of Jah

 
                                   (How can you curse him? He’s a

 
                                   Child of Jah

 
                                   Just like you (just like you) just like you (just like you)

 
 
Bridge-(El Shaddai, Jesus) Selassie i
 
             (Allah HoAkbar)    Jah
 
             Love all his children
 
             Made each one of us a star
 
 
             From His throne up in Zion
 
             He may sometimes seem far
 
             But the Word of His prophets
 
             Tells us all of us are…(Children of Jah) (resolves)
 
 
Chorus- Child of Jah
 
              (How can you hurt him?…he’s a
 
                                      Child of Jah)
 
                                      You know it’s true ..Yes, you do…he’s a

 
                                      Child of Jah

 
                                      How can you curse him?…he’s a

 
                                      Child of Jah

 
                                      Just like you (just like you) just like you (just like you)

 

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