The Rape of the World Song Lyrics

Tracy Chapman

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Mother of us all
Place of our birth
How can we stand aside
And watch the rape of the wold

This the beginning of the end
This the most heinous of crimes
This the deadliest of sins
The greatest violation of all time

Mother of us all
Place of our birth
We all are witness
To the rape of the world

Track Listing


CD 1
  • 1 Heaven’s Here on Earth
  • 2 New Beginning
  • 3 Smoke and Ashes
  • 4 Cold Feet
  • 5 At This Point in My Life
  • 6 The Promise
  • 7 The Rape of the World
  • 8 Tell It Like It Is
  • 9 Give Me One Reason
  • 10 Remember the Tinman
  • 11 I’m Ready


  • credits


    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
    writers: Tracy L Chapman
    album: Track 7 in album New Beginning
    release date: 1995-11-10
    popularity : 170 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Folk, World, & Country
    styles: Folk Rock/Pop Rock
    length: 7:11
    producer: Don Gehman and Tracy Chapman
    mixer: Don Gehman
    engineer: Don Gehman
    assistant engineer: Kevin Scott, Doug Trantow and John Ewing, Jr.
    composer: Tracy Chapman
    lyricist: Tracy Chapman

    Album Information

    label: Elektra Entertainment
    country(area): Germany
    format: CD
    barcode: 075596185028
    script: Latin