FOKN Ode To Ghana

by FOKN Bois

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Mic thirst 1 2 drink water Whether pure river rain or tap water Solar power b ecg e step daughter no dey feel am like e dey fill generator Buy pe trol pay toll then patrol Hey! let's go power show see koti o Junkies donkeys alcoholic monkeys U wan kiss, giv me president john's keys Pot holes pot heads pot makers Coal pot Potpourri nu mai pot Ex pats, street hawkers accra shakers Hey stop talk to me blowin rot Mpatoa actors small fishes Construct tractors carbozyllic dishes Gmo ama epa ngo Wer e go e fly o go up o envy oh
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Dey say mek we watch the road wey we say we tire We just wan mine the gold then fire 2 cold as we grow 2 old 2 inspire E b 2fold 2 fold cash B the desire 
 We commot wana eyes 4 road top e take we go china import wana presidential palace from india The symbol on the wall outside no b adinkra dey serve we miso soup u dey take aponkye kakra No dey respect we dey sweat u dey in nyanya jet Com c the way plastic full up the fisherman e net Sakawa save my life, wey other chance i get? Like i no take my school fees chillop like i go regret Fuck parents wey dey tink say the teacher always b right monkey go close e eye n lash u if u show am light Donkey seff no dey chew grass in d middle of d night Black honkey playin violin wit d fiddle of a white Wot a shitty pitiful sight ridicule bites Stolen jeggins on som mosquito azonto ready 2 fight U mek i mek ma paddies jealous Yet u say we b the same Hard to dey in yor lane if yor driver e name b skin pain 
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 things no dey be But we dey pretend Say we dey live the highlife Yeh yeh yeh 2X 
 Dem dey off the lights so say we no go fit c the cocaine Den close the pipe so say we no fit wash away the stain keep the roads all roff so say we go make late police cashiers, barriers now b toll gate MInisters corrupt den u catch abodam for puff U seff u high c yor red eye like period cloth But all b wana fault coz we get the sea wey we dey import salt Den cross wana leg suck malt 
 The price of lies The price of lies dey rise The prize be rice To mice e dey taste nice
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V1: Once upon a time there was an elephant in ghana with the biggest head It was so big its pillow was a double king sized bed It had a very short body, its eyes wer very red It loved limestone n its spectacle lenses wer made of lead It spoke with a polar bears accent to goats who wanted to be llamas It promised to start serving sushi at all ghana's la palmas But the chicken didnt pay attention they were busily watching the ostriches Promising to teach them to fly like guinea fowl to their bosses riches 
 Mario Sonic U dey play games Chess Dami Still dey play games Hide & seek 4 corners Shun dey play games 
 V2: The dollar rise like ma prick Coz ma president be dick Actually e b john b like e name seff too b john So so ronnin e dey ron Trouble com den e ron So so finger pointing All so dissappointing To me the most annoying thing Pastors demma annointing lotto doctor win lottery Preachers no want earn Teachers just wan learn Doctor no wan u sick Still trust yor mechanic? I no wan b star Just follow ma twitter No dey hia any fans Just like ma instagrams Ma facebook friends chaw So like ma page rather No dey roll with crowd But stumble on ma tumblr 
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If man no fit move mountain Wey mountain no move to man Den man 4 create mountain Exactly wer mountain man dey stand Many go understand few go overstand 1 or 2 go stand More recipies n spices 4 chefs dema chow b bland 
 Man of the house Talk of the town King of the streets The tribes chief Settling beef Peddling reef Meddling thieves Rebel in briefs Sippin tea of nettle leaves steamin, till the kettle heaves Blows & whistles Crows & pistols Guns & flowers Bums & showers Ebola proof Cholera booth Corrolla roof Malaria tooth My area youth u better rise & stop looking very aloof We don't see why Chale We want peace ...tins no be alright ...now we start dey bore Isis crisis Paris slices Ice is priceless Christ is lifeless televise with spices A back pack man No back up plan pack up a gun Dey back up a van Buck buck buck the bataclan 
 F.O.K.N Ode to G.H.A.N.A This be what FOKN Bois have to say Make Dey listen 8x
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Den the way e skin dark Lupita seff take yor boddi Like charcoal n coal tar n dzidzi n yoryee Som alo pastor spot am wan chew am wan chop am Tell am say e dey see darkness Invite am prayer camp fok u motherfucker go fok yor bleached wife plus e akukor permin hair dont joke plus ma life U dey talk about the son yet u dey run from am I dey live in the sun i b part of am i no get no white god in case sizzla no tell u Go boff for river densu coz i dey smell u Pray giv me if u wish yes yes i b witch But u no fit prey on me coz i no b no stupid fish 
 children of the sun come come If u've bleached dier chale run hide 
 Or go buy umbrella Stellas color inter stelar Now e jus b stelar hidin in a cellar Toning cream seller Cant u see keller Helen is smelling ah No one is telling her Accent from kenya Absence of dermia Vitilago vertigo in the villagio Burnt face o decrease ratio of felatio Step on brakes b4 flesh bakes n heart breaks Not on rakes gives shakes like snakes n earthquakes Den u b so vain Now u make so veiny Just coz of skin pain Now yor skin dey pain me why u dey weaken yor boat wey e dey hold yor water? Wot is keepin u afloat as the world dey get hotter? bleaching yor daughter aminata with alata samina Dat u mixed with hydrochloric acid obtained from fatima Pure Child abuse end times signs Debilitating destruction of divine design i guess we truly are gods self punishing Astonishingly, still polishing despite admonishing 
 Children of the sun...come...come...
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Ch: I fit do am by myself I no dey hia nobody else Dont play plus ma kenkey Ka ta hey ... min dorkpetey 
 V1: It was a noisy bright night A hungry full moon Fokn bois on osu streets Trying to consume Some komi keh kena Shito keh sliced paya Man taya but toto pai ah For fit fire African market We catch Floh the sabolai yah anyeley com ask us if we dey kai am Unless we c e duna but we no wan shy am So we jus dey spy am if e strycha dey b we go try am The fish b like dey dry am Salt am b4 dey fry am E b very fresh Night market be the best Ofaine ha wo pure water koni wo ke cooli wo chest Go fail yor africa cuisine exams if u no com test 
 Ch: Later on dat very night By the togo embassy Saw some ladies very nice Dat we wanted to marry For a few hours To come We must cash then carry I told dem i was sam And i became larry So suzi what can 17 cedis get me? For 2 cedis extra i can do somtin very sexy oh how exciting u mean somtin like blowjob? No i will buy nkuto n giv u a small handjob Ch too broke to buy sex The night me we vex We decide say we go go studio record som trax we catch there wey we go meet som record execs dey say dey dey use the new neuman spx d most expensive & best Mek we google the specs if we refuse dey go vex dey wan cut we cheques wey all dey go own be wanna souls & necks we look each other look dem Wey we talk Next
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kill all corrupt officials to make am official Close down all churches Mek dey pay back taxes relocate all the mosques Back to mecca Allow the lotto kioshks the kids b wana saviors Open up more parks Plant more trees Solar powered country No school fees Sack all the police Train new ones Dem no dey hia seff more ambulance dash bicycles So Less traffic We go recycle No more plastic Rwanda fit do am Y we no go fit? More public toilets In case u wan shit more farming ban gmo legalize marijuana Fuck monsanto Fix all the roads Donate fender rhodes Music back in schools No overload Sack the chinese Screen americans Monitor the lebanese Audit the indians Support drama groups Also drummer troupes Export more fruits Import no juice Occupy ghana Fuck dat shit wen e ever work? Change tactics help the fishermen Da fish no 4 proh Electric taxis New trotro Check all the prisons Also the jails Review all the cases Innocents bailed Relevant education Guaranteed jobs Young patriots No old slobs encourage questioning Fund big dreams Real support For our football teams We 4 look sharp No mercy for the negligent Find the true miss ghana Make her president
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I no wan go fast No I no wan go slow Oh I jus wan catch there Yeh Mek u no stress me No 
 I just dey take ma time i dey ma lane I no dey wan complain the pressure wey u guys dey giv more of am b skin pain We no dey do am for the fame We dey do am for the fam So we dey do am for the gain Small b peh for the glam Descisions descisions wey man for make wey e dey bore the vision the vision b no more searching on the floor For loose coins n moose loins N goose drawings Chale me dier am skimming thru the news points Ch Tick Tock The shit talk start dey bore In ma flip flops or bare foot Tips on the floor The more we dey savour the flavour for the trip top The more the course dey jorm the more u no dey fit stop Gathering small moss Shadda with no dross So when the weather make better it means the breeze b all yors Of course The fast money make u feel unsafe U lock yor doors Alas honey Slow day Holla me blowjolbs Ch Y we no go slow down small? U dey watch yor watch Wey yor watch dey watch u dey laff Like som watchman wey e quaff sake of Hurry up & wait u 4get 2 baff now yor armpit start dey toss giv the staff u get formula plus calculator 4 d math u get d langalanga n cutlass clear d path but still u dey stand still coz u no wan b still Distill yor mind make true virtues instill Ch
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Most of we wan c wana body for tv we dey search wana spirit inside akpeteshi Think say wana soul dey plus the ministry wana mind b the tool we 4 take feel free Ask about yor african spirit Remember yor african spirit Learn about yor african spirit Tap into yor african spirit 
 Dey lie u say u b savage As u teach dem recipie 4 stewed cabbage tell u say yor masks b demonic Carry go dema temple of yor masonics Dey say yor gods b bad so mek u no use dem Now u dey go dema der pay c yor god 4 museum Dem dey pray to u wey u recieve Now dem dey prey on u u no believe Wantiwanti no getti gettigetti no wanti Mi ka wo nfanti kasa mu kraa chale wonti U lef god for village go find satan for downtown Heavy blackface now bleached to a light brown frown an endemic systemic epidemic E b polemic I b cynic of these gimmick picnics wey we just dey mimmick. 
 Try then see Try then feel 
 Chale If u feel say u start dey lost Ma paddy U 4 search inside yourself The answers all dey within U go see say nottin dey u no fit do with yor spirit Try den look inside yourself Reach within
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dis b yor last chance We dey drum am in yor head U wan dance Dat b y cote d ivoire still Dey pay france Dues dues We bid u adieu News news Check youtube The views The drum dey talk U tink say e dey sing So u dey wine U r lost like a bb ping On an iphone9 Many b fake like tourist djembe drum from ghana packed in a bag made with kente print from china Fuck afropolitan i b cosmopolitan nigga Matter of fact fuck motherfuckers i b villager Wot can com can come ay Wot can kamkam boadu say About da kantankerous decay Wen the drums talk listen Wen the drums sing dance Learn 2 tell the difference Then u will advance Ch: Ago Won ba ey 
 Are u still laffin at dondology U colonial slavery return wisher Mocking abraham attah u still no dey get The fokn picture Yor pastor pasteurizing yor brain into milk u pour from yor pitcher parroting what is rotten u've forgotten the true use of scripture adowa atumpan astimevu fontomfrom kpanlogo dondo Fokn bois b d last true town criers from axim to bongo u no listen yor common sense d time e dey beg u say please dont go If u b fan of dblack e raps wey u b rapper den pls dont flow Kofi Ghanaba Yaw Kontor Cici Frank Sunday chale more dey master drummers dash we demma rhythms wey we take more play polyrhythmic syncopation Paradidilious innovation Tone slap tone demonstration drum roll frustration of the nation 
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Be careful how u project ghana Dont photograph the borla Don't say its corrupt We r gettin tinz in order dont speak of the bad road Just get a range rover Dont tweet of the shed load Acquire a generator Dont complain of church noise Soundproof your house Ignore amrobbery increase Bulletproof yor blouse Dont address paedophilia At least d kids r eating promote homophobia Gays r kids of satan We all complain about traffic Our roads should be bigger At least its not as bad as in hawaii or nigeria Here was like a village Till we cut all the trees Now its a modern city Thats why we have a/c Skin whitening adverts we are very proud Of our colors on the flag Never doubt its a gift not a bribe To make the police like u R u a celebrity with moni? Our president is like u
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Som dream bi 2 hedgehogs fokin on ma face I wake op Som gbemi But dis no b ma place e hair brazilian E g-string b lace She turn, ai papi Ah y? I dey craze? She b full brazilian Including her blood No imitay ghanaian Bonafide latina bad I look out the window Dey do me like screensaver Jesus christ of sao paolo I dey the favelas She take me world cup Literally I view am Quizically How da fok i catch here? Did we fok? So much yeah... U r real african man I like the way u beat my drum U like culo too much more Than brazillian man Fok me all the time I beg u senor cabron kubolor u can com in every hole in me raw for evermore shit 
 Ch: she take me world cup ?x I 4 score goal 
 Oh shit heshe get dick Chale man 4 scatter kwik Do ma body like i sick Lucky sombro call wey e pik I chock ma gun 4 ma short Den i no dey c ma shirt I wear ma specs commot then d sun b fokn hot i spark ma okada wey e scream Mek i buy am ice cream Tink say i dey go store Sia I dey run from e dolor Tweaa shua dier aden? Y kraaa i come acari? fokn pork beans then gari Wey daji say we 4 marry Obrigadnooo
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Boff smear my share of shea butter Find som t shirt wear wrap ma wrapper fold som cash tuck am in ma skirt fold If i no dash go b late n dirt cold No dey feel to rev stroll stop cabby Bossu evening osu how muchy? O y u bore? Dis 1 dier u 4 tear top Or u dey c me tourist wey e just drop? Better...mek we go...roll the window accra city lights as da wind dey blow My favorite time coz no traffic Jus som few idiots revving erratic pass 37 catch flagstaff The bats go soldiers bed i just laff To the driver e no b really funny tho Soaking demonic preachin on the radio 
 Ch Accra by night I dey feel alright Den ma week make tight I 4 enjoy my life
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This is the Ghanaway of thinking about African Americans Thank God We're Not An African Americans favorite food watermelon n chicken wen hungry, wen white people say it u pretend to be angry walk around wearing fake korean daishikis, y dont u just wear yor white tees n feel free? Always talkin very loud so we notice, Meanwhile u whisper wen u see american police Want to be president, but homie can ya? yor only black president is from kenya U make fun of africans calling us dumb...tink we havnt seen worldstarhiphop.com? Feeling very very proud on your BET owned by a lovely white lady called cindy Graduate from the best school with the best grades/ but u dont get d job bcoz of yor skin shade U com to africa n say yor name is umekongokandabongouhurukenyattamenelik...ok me am just mike The pinks called u niggers the yellow called u niggers...now u yorself r calling yor own selves niggers 55 nations, 2000 languages...yet u still tink africa is 1 villages? U say u dont celebrate xmas coz its banza But pls what is more banza than kwanza?! Banza means yawa Yawa means useless Useless means u...slaves... only useful for plantations while we eat plantain n beans Redred...check their album Ok tnk u bye
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I meet som pretty girl den e star sign b gemini E eyes dey glisten as if get 2 gems in her eye she tell me say she just break up with som germany guy Som borga wey den e dey use am wey e just dey lie 
 Gemini princess if u come plus me i go show u all the world Coz i dey travel all the time & i could really use some help do u know how to type are u well versed in excel spreadsheet & word I need a PA & on free days maybe we can have some sex Ch Work & play 
 Gemini princess i must point out somtin this very instance I hope u dont mind wen i present u as my personal assistant In this industry the slightest thing can spoil all yor chances u must learn the ropes n know the codes n steps to the dances Ch
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One day foknbois wer invited to a maternity ward We wer told obour was there giving birth to our award He was overdue almost 23 months pregnant He was lying on the floor like a drunken elephant We heard the Ghamro doctors encouraging mr bice to push But the cosga nurses rather told him he should squeeze his tush We saw daddy bosco in the hallway pacing up n down hoping dat his boss would die so he could take his crown Wen we entered the restroom we saw rex omar Sniffing som white powders with nat brew amanzeba We quickly left to tell ambolley at his house Couldn't believe what we saw as we passed charterhouse Many artistes in a queue to pay their nomination dues we continued to gally drinking our shatta wale juice (ginger flava) Black rasta rode by on the motor used 4 picking borla he was goin round collecting overdue reggae payola Me tak abowt di parlimentarians but mi regret it He said somtin to us in mpatois but we didnt get it We saw a range rover taxi dat belonged to d black He was kneelin next to it beggin joey to write his raps Raquel & wisa were urinating by the roadside no one seemed surprised but com on guys we were surprised Atomic police pointed to our boot n said gbelemo dey shouted rastafuor wo krom, we responded telemo 
 we get styles Fokn styles Styles dier we get fokn 3x u get piles No air miles Yet u dey flex fokn 
 if u no go fit to do mek u no tell me say me i no go fit to do coz i go vex yet i just go play am cool by the time u go see say u just b jelos fool I dey have sex chillin with my girls makin fokn music chale
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The vip bus move like 11pm Den we dey go ga B4 we climb top we kill fufu 4 kejetia (welcome 2 las palmas) Then the nyanya overchill But at least no preacher Dey put on som lil win film I guess am from the laughter These seats dier 1st class flights Two left one right I get som beats i go take write to shorten the night I wake mens ask am if e see ma headphones E say e dey e bag unders so mek i use e own 
 Kubolor paa i bed deep so wey e wake me den i wan sleep till after kyebi honom bebi see how e dey nod e big head take stretch ma headset the driver start fire like e hear on yor marks get set i wish say sombro go start preach mek i insult am small no better gbemis on board too so here dey make dull mtchew... Ei wait! I no shedda c dis girl den e cover e head top, b like e no dey feel well the way e dey sweat dier fever or diahorrea Flatu scent confirm ma latter theoria fine girl so wey yor intestines dey toss so Dis one so so luncheon meat & turkey bottos oh 
 Ah chale mens e b u challenge the nyanya nah e from dat naija girl gbemisola ifunyanya the way she kyia dier she for tell the driver mek e stop coz we hit another speed bump she go fit shit wana top Oh those kind tinz just dey happen for films inside Hm dey der no tell u wot do eli d last time local ga boy wey e slur take beg the driver by force ah i dey kai u show me the video for your laptop ... Pls tell me its not the sound i tink it is Pls tell me its tom brown u r tasting on yor lips if it is then this tom brown is strong n rich i never knew a tom brown like dis even exists Lets stop lying to ourselves it is shit!!! we are eating shit oh we are eating shit But sister we just passed nkawkaw u could have asked the driver to stop there or? I wanted to do it at linda dor Well now its on the floor n the window door Driver ye be si oh guantatanamo fuor wo krom Aha ablasti ti se nsaman puom Chale mens i dey drop down den naked maself Myself we 4 find water boff...4 wana health i leff ma phone den ma bag coz chale new life Naked & shitty in dark africa is dis life? 
 
 
 See 59 galamsey guys covered in wet mud Brown mportormportor say dem dey walk go ga chop kfc shun gari fortor Den we forget say shit dey wana body Coz we make used to the smell Dey hold dema noses look we like We just commot from nude hell We ask dem if pipe or river dey around Dey say som new well There norr Muhammed then Atef show up ask us if we dey need help dey say dey get information say som chrife radicals dey the bus top we tell dem say som serious bottos bomb so we jus wan boff dey push past we run to the bus scream everybody go off!!! ...christian suicide bomber scream jesus is lord wey d roof blow off
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E name b abena wey she say mek i call am tanya I ask am y wey she say fuck africa My grandmother b witch wey she dey try kill me for somanya I never ever dey step foot again for Ghana Go find myself some nice cowboy in indiana Den find a career being like Rihanna have half caste children & name 1 nirvana african family members go chew u alive piranhas so dont call me mabena abi or awurabena well u hav flatu in twi & shat in ga that's y u r "ta" ... "nya..."... ABENA...bra fie oh Abena S3 wa ko a san bra ABENA...bra fie oh Abena Abena wo y3 aky3 o ABENA...bra fie oh Abena Kai s3 wo di ka wo fie ABENA...bra fie oh Abena Wo y3 a ky3 wo abrokyire ABENA...bra fie oh Abena Wo ba mi p3 chewing gum ABENA...bra fie oh Abena
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M3nsa chop satty wey e start leff e kiss fati talk sayonara wey kick the last beff Taking hot koko b koko 4 am den e b ninja vit fast breakfast cafeteria chef Notorious kanana try attack wey e regret katana almost reach neck block plus baguette Dry one paa like harmattan ayigbe biskate d boss mek dey slip like moss fit biz kate nkatie cake colored ninjistsu suit match suade tom brown pierre cardin shoes e no choose 2 b ogun shogun o so dey born am e train small for chateau rouge & yokohama island 3 geishas attack e dive behind rack of coats fly som dick tracy dvd slice dema throats owner of d place vex coz e just lose bet Mensa break chairs break bread wey e no break sweat
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Aziza the mystical pizda Lipstick amazonian poisonous frog color Lomi nava undercover Mek a brother want to make u a mother Adorned like a fela kuti dancer from kalaluta Slap any hala puta e dare call u shalamuta Mutabaruka on a scooter sayin u r cuter Toto shooter full time rooter washin wit a buta Dont need bills to get thru her gates n crash her computer Or apply for jobs to taste her apple while macking in abuja Acolatse frankey frankly I dey tarzan giv e monkey Keta gypsy witch with zero tolerance giv black honkies u get majestic donkey wey Jesus seff no b worthy 2 ride am into jerusalem tafli your down south durty durty wolf tamer fuck kramer clean rimmer They're lamer end gamer scene sinner New age royal non diva hair non weaver Dont need her beaver 2 make u a true believer Ch She is the one dat picks me up wen i am feelin terrible she givz me so much vim i tink she's so fokn incredible Sickadelic woman u r way beyond remarkable I find yor vagina juices soakingly palatable Psychedelic woman your Anatomy's from another galaxy Cure for my maladies Far from a fallacy That's my analogy and I'd rather be where you are Accept my sincere apology The rest are a parody It's you that they wanna be But never gonna be Phenomenal Philomena Beauty defying queen of sheba Her Gaze turns men to stone neo head of medusa intellectual mischievous feminist Activist Voluptuous curvaceous hilarious humanist Her eyes contain several solar systems unexplored her hips are broad she is a god so easily bored Her shea buttered skin makes the sun wear dark shades Her melanin pure chocolate preserved in cool dark shade ...Now Redman & Method Man are coming to spoil the song...

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About 2 years ago we came across "Ode To Ghana", a Hiphop instrumental album released by Hobo Truffles featuring various Hiphop producers worldwide who made beats using mainly Ghanaian Highlife samples. We could not resist the urge to rap on all 21 beats using it as an opportunity to address the current state of our deloved Ghana.

Big up to www.Yoyotinz.com for partnering with FOKN Bois to help release this piece of ourstory.

Check Hobo Truffles' "Ode To Ghana" (Instrumental Album) here:
hobotruffles.bandcamp.com/album/ode-to-ghana-2

Also featuring:
Sankwas Bois (Mutombo da Poet & Simpol Tinz) - Track 3
Omonblanks (Blank Creation) - Track 4
Panji Anoff (Pidgen Music) - Track 7
Voncujovi Brothers - Track 9
Sister Deborah - Track 13
Wunmi - Track 18

We are giving out this album for FREE! Show your appreciation by blessing our paypal (foknbois@gmail.com)

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released June 30, 2016

All tracks written by Emmanuel Owusu Bonsu & Bondzie Mensa Ansah
Recorded, mixed, and mastered by Bondzie Mensa Ansah

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