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Eddy Grant - Gimme Hope Jo'Anna flac album

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Performer: Eddy Grant
Title: Gimme Hope Jo'Anna
Country: UK
Released: 1988
Style: Reggae-Pop, Soca
Category: Reggae / Pop
Rating: 4.5 ✦
Other format: AAC MP1 VOC MP2 WMA DMF DTS

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Album: File Under Rock (1988). Charted: 7. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Jo'anna" is a reference to Johannesburg, the largest city in South Africa. The Archbishop who's a peaceful man" is a reference to Desmond Tutu, the first black South African Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town who received the 1984 Nobel Peace Prize for his fight against apartheid. More songs from Eddy Grant. More songs inspired by places. More songs about political figures. More songs inspired by Nelson Mandela and Other Anti-Apartheid Campaigners. More songs from 1988. Lyrics to Gimme Hope Jo'anna.

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This song is by Eddy Grant and appears on the album Barefoot Soldier (1990). Well Jo'anna she runs a countryShe runs in Durban and the TransvaalShe makes a few of her people happy, ohShe don't care about the rest at all. She's got a system they call apartheidIt keeps a brother in a subjectionBut maybe pressure will make Jo'anna seeHow everybody could a live as one.

Gimme Hope Jo'anna" is a song originally by Eddy Grant, a well-known anti-apartheid reggae anthem from the 1980s, during apartheid in South Africa. The song was banned by the South African government when it was released. It reached in the UK Singles Chart, becoming his first Top 10 hit for more than five years. Living On The Frontline. Well Jo'anna she runs a country She runs in Durban and the Transvaal She makes a few of her people happy oh She don't care about the rest a. iscuss these lyrics on MetroLyrics.

Gimme Hope Jo'Anna Songtext.

Artist: √ Eddy Grant, Song: Gimme Hope Jo& Duration: 3:49, File type: mp3. №2895414354. The Karaoke Universe Electric Avenue (Karaoke Version). Karaoke Carpool Gimme Hope Joanna (In The Style Of Eddy Grant). Karaoke Diamonds I Don't Wanna Dance (Karaoke Version).


A Gimme Hope Jo'Anna 3:47
B Say Hello To Fidel 4:41

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Blue Wave Recording Studios
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – EMI Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – EMI Records Ltd.
  • Printed By – EMI Services Benelux B.V.
  • Manufactured By – EMI
  • Marketed By – EMI
  • Distributed By – EMI
  • Distributed By – EMI Pathé Marconi S.A.
  • Record Company – EMI


  • Engineer – Glen Johansen
  • Management – Metro Holdings Ltd.
  • Producer – Eddy Grant
  • Written-By – E. Grant*


Side B has a prefix '1. ' on back cover
First Category on labels, second Category on back cover

On labels:
℗ 1988 Original Sound Recording made by EMI Records Ltd.
Made in EEC.

On sleeve:
Marketed, manufactured and distributed by EMI
Printed in Holland by EMI Services Benelux B.V., Uden
En France: distribution exclusive EMI Pathé Marconi S.A.

Recorded at Blue Wave Studios, St. Philip, Barbados.
℗ & © 1988 EMI Records Ltd.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (As printed): 5 099920 251277
  • Rights Society (Boxed): GEMA
  • Rights Society (Not boxed): STEMRA
  • Label Code (On labels): LC 0299
  • Label Code (On sleeve): LC 0542
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A, stamped): 2025127-A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B, stamped): 2025127-B1

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ICE 12 8701 Eddy Grant Gimme Hope Jo'Anna ‎(12") ICE ICE 12 8701 UK 1988
CDR 20 2514 2, SGL 2025142 Eddy Grant Gimme Hope Jo'Anna ‎(CD, Single) Parlophone, Blue Wave Records, Parlophone, Blue Wave Records CDR 20 2514 2, SGL 2025142 Netherlands 1988
SPRO 372 Eddy Grant Gimme Hope Jo'Anna ‎(7", Single, Promo) Capitol Records SPRO 372 Canada 1988
K 060 20 2514 6, 20 2514 6 Eddy Grant Gimme Hope Jo'Anna ‎(12", Lab) Parlophone, Parlophone K 060 20 2514 6, 20 2514 6 Europe 1988
EMI-73-x-381 Eddy Grant Gimme Hope Jo'Anna ‎(7") EMI EMI-73-x-381 Philippines 1988