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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.
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|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|