Journalist (ex-BBC, RFI, TV5), writer (first book on Massive Attack and Bristol), I also work on film projects. Born in Paris, I have been based in Prague, Miami, London, Nairobi (covering Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Somalia), and Bristol, UK. I travelled from Italy to Haiti, via Tunisia, Liberia, South Africa, India, Mexico, Niger, Turkey, Iraq... My passions: Africa, Europe, literature, music, arts. This blog is to share my work and cultural discoveries from around the world.
While reading more on the history of the Indigenous people of North America.
Bob Marley - 'Buffalo soldier'
Buffalo Soldier, dreadlock RastaThere was a Buffalo SoldierIn the heart of AmericaStolen from Africa, brought to AmericaFighting on arrival, fighting for survivalI mean it, when I analyze these thingsTo me, it makes a lot of senseHow the dreadlock Rasta was the Buffalo SoldierAnd he was taken from Africa, brought to AmericaFighting on arrival, fighting for survivalSaid he was a Buffalo Soldier, dreadlock RastaBuffalo Soldier, in the heart of AmericaIf you know your historyThen you would know where you coming fromThen you wouldn't have to ask meWho the heck do I think I amI'm just a Buffalo SoldierIn the heart of AmericaStolen from Africa, brought to AmericaSaid he was fighting on arrivalFighting for survivalSaid he was a Buffalo SoldierWin the war for AmericaSaid he was a, woe yoy yoy, woe woe yoy yoyWoe yoy yoy yo, yo yo woy yo, woe yoy yoyWoe yoe yoe, woe woe yoe yoeWoe yoe yoe yo, yo yo woe yo woe yo yoeBuffalo Soldier, troddin' through the land woo oohSaid he wanna ran, then you wanna handTroddin' through the land, yea, yeaSaid he was a Buffalo SoldierWin the war for AmericaBuffalo Soldier, dreadlock RastaFighting on arrival, fighting for survivalDriven from the mainlandTo the heart of the CaribbeanSinging, woe yoy yoy, woe woe yoy yoyWoe yoy yoy yo, yo yo woy yo woy yo yoyWoy yoy yoy, woy woy yoy yoyWoy yoy yoy yo, yo yo woe yo woe yo yoyTroddin' through San JuanIn the arms of AmericaTroddin' through Jamaica, a Buffalo SoldierFighting on arrival, fighting for survivalBuffalo Soldier, dreadlock RastaWoe yoe yoe, woe woe yoe yoeWoe yoe yeo yo, yo yo woe yo woe yo yoeMostrar menos