Pearls Song Lyrics

Sade

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There is a woman in Somalia
Scraping for pearls on the roadside
There's a force stronger than nature
Keeps her will alive

This is how she's dying
She's dying to survive
Don't know what she's made of
I would like to be that brave

She cries to the heaven above
There is a stone in my heart
She lives a life she didn't choose
And it hurts like brand-new shoes

There is a woman in Somalia
Scraping for pearls on the roadside
There's a force stronger than nature
Keeps her will alive

This is how she's dying
She's dying to survive
Don't know what she's made of
I would like to be that brave

She cries to the heaven above
There is a stone in my heart
She lives a life she didn't choose
And it hurts like brand-new shoes

There is a woman in Somalia
Scraping for pearls on the roadside
There's a force stronger than nature
Keeps her will alive

This is how she's dying
She's dying to survive
Don't know what she's made of
I would like to be that brave

She cries to the heaven above
There is a stone in my heart
She lives a life she didn't choose
And it hurts like brand-new shoes

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 No Ordinary Love
  • 2 Feel No Pain
  • 3 I Couldn’t Love You More
  • 4 Like a Tattoo
  • 5 Kiss of Life
  • 6 Cherish the Day
  • 7 Pearls
  • 8 Bullet Proof Soul
  • 9 Mermaid


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Helen Adu, Andrew Hale
    album: Track 7 in album Love Deluxe
    release date: 1992-11-11
    popularity : 367 users have visited this page.
    genres: Electronic Jazz Funk / Soul
    styles: Dark Ambient/Soul-Jazz/Trip Hop
    length: 4:36
    vocal: Leroy Osbourne
    arranger: Sade
    strings arranger: Nick Ingman
    writer: Andrew Hale, Sade Adu

    Album Information

    label: Epic
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: CD
    barcode: 5099747262623
    script: Latin