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  1. Lyrics to 'Satta Massagana' by The Abyssinians. There is a land, far far away / Where there's no night, there's only day / Look into the book of life, and you will see / That there's a land, far far away.
  2. Africa Race Lyrics: We are the slave descendants of the African race / African race, the African race / We are the slave descendants of the African race / Where proud is no disgrace / Our forefathers.
  3. History. The vocal trio was originally formed in by Bernard Collins and Donald Manning. Their first song was " Satta Massagana ", which was strongly influenced by Carlton Manning's "Happy Land". "Satta Massagana" is a Rastafarian hymn sung partly in the Ethiopian Amharic language. They recruited a third vocalist, Associated acts: Carlton and The Shoes.
  4. Nov 09,  · The Abyssinians Licensed to YouTube by UMG (on behalf of New Rounder); UNIAO BRASILEIRA DE EDITORAS DE MUSICA - UBEM, LatinAutor - PeerMusic, LatinAutor - UMPG, LatinAutor, BMI - Broadcast Music Inc., EMI Music Publishing, UMPI, CMRRA, UMPG Publishing, and 8 Music Rights Societies.
  5. Dec 31,  · They recorded their landmark song of faith, “Satta Massagana” (“give thanks”), in , and over the course of the next several years, it would become one of the most influential roots tracks ever created, a Rastafarian paean that was covered, sampled, reworked, and copied countless times (by the Abyssinians and other artists).Released on: January 01,
  6. The Abyssinians first and most recognisable track, Satta Massagana, was inspired by Carlton Manning’s “Happy Land.” Manning is a co-founder of The Abyssinians and was previously part of.
  7. Jun 01,  · The song "Satta Massagana" serves as reggae's national anthem, but all the songs on this album are equally as good. The Abyssinians proclaim their message through heavenly harmonies, their lyrics ringing with righteousness and track for track /5(37).
  8. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CDr release of Satta Massagana on Discogs.5/5(7).
  9. Listen to African Race by The Abyssinians on Slacker Radio and create personalized radio stations based on your favorite artists, songs, and powermetal.kelediballadomeenasnowforge.infoinfo Duration: 2 min.
  10. Dec 31,  · Roots reggae harmony heroes The Abyssinians formed in the late '60s, but despite releasing a number of singles, they didn't unleash their debut album until Satta Massagana's title track is a moody, minor-key masterpiece of Rastafarian prophecy. But the rest of the record is equally weighty; whether we're talking about the angst-filled, Afrocentric "Black Man's Strain" or the rabble Released on: January 01,

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