SOAS University of London

Department of Music, School of Arts

Track 2: Chuma

Ndabairwa chuma changu kwaMutare

Hona Ndabairwa chuma changu kuBindaru

Ndabairwa chuma changu kwaMutare

Ndabairwa chuma changu kuBindaru

Hona Ndabairwa chuma changu kuMasvingo

 

Chingouraisa Chingouraisa hona (kaida)

 

Ndabairwa chuma changu kuBindaru

Hona Ndabairwa chuma changu kuHarare

 

Chingouraisa ho Chingouraisa hona

 

Wealth

 

I have been punished for my wealth in Mutare

Imagine, I have been punished for my wealth in Bindura

I have been punished for my wealth in Mutare

I have been punished for my wealth in Bindura

Imagine, I have been punished for my wealth in Masvingo

 

Still causing destruction Still causing destruction (kaida)

 

I have been punished for my wealth in Bindura

Imagine, I have been robbed of my wealth in Bindura

Just causing death

Look, just causing death

All wealth is consumed in the cities and this causes death. All that is assumed to be bad is found in the cities. Even very little wealth causes death.