ELDER MCKINLEY: A D I am Africa... Bm A E I am Africa. F#m With the strength of the cheetah, Bm E My native voice will ring... ELDERS: A D We are Africa! Bm A E We are the heartbeat of Africa! ELDER SCHRADER: F#m With the rhino- ELDER THOMAS: The meerkat- ELDER CHURCH: Bm E The noble lion king- ELDERS: A We are Africa! A B We are the winds of the Serentgeti, G#m C#m We are the sweat of the jungle man, A B We are the tears of Nelson Mandela, G#m C# We are the lost boy of the Sudan. ELDER CUNNINGHAM: Gb Cb I am Africa! Abm Gb C# Just like Bono! I am Africa! Ebm Abm I flew in here, and became one with Cb This land! ELDERS: C# Cb C# Ha na heya! Za ba neyba! ELDER CUNNINGHAM: Gb Cb I'm not a follower anymore, Abm Gb C# No, now I'm frickin' Africa! Ebm With my Zulu spear, Abm C# I run barefoot through the sand! C# I am Africa! ELDERS: Ebm C# Ebm Ha na heya za ba ney... G C We are Africa Am G D We are the, the only Africa (The one and only Africa) Em Am And the life we live is primitive D And proud!(Let us smile and laughrica!) G C We are Africa! Am G D We are the deepest, darkest Africa! (So deep and dark Africa) Em Am We are the fields and fertile forests, D Well endowed! Em We are Africa! ELDER MCKINLEY: D C We are the sunrise on the Savannah... ELDER ZELDER: G A monkey with a banana... ELDER CHURCH: Am Em G A tribal woman who doesn't wear a bra.... ELDERS: Ahhhhh C Africans are African, G Am G D But we are A- G Frica!