• Artist: Joel Zoss
  • Title: Oh, Jerusalem
  • Genre: Reggae/Dub, Gospel/Religious
  • Mood: Laid Back/Groovy
  • Speed: Medium Slow (63-78)
  • Instruments: Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Electric Guitar (Clean, Overdriven), Horns/Woodwinds/Brass, Bass, Keyboards/Organs
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 4/19/2012
  • Lyric themes: Allah, Peace, Soul Searching, Apocalypse, War, War
  • Lyrics: OH, JERUSALEM Oh, Jerusalem Oh, Jerusalem See them coming with their submo guns Flame throwers in the hills of Zion Helicopters of the Lord The brotherhood of sacred sword Oh, Jerusalem Where is your milk and honey I know it's true 'cause I can taste it Each man his fig tree, each man his vine No more bloodletting, no more babies crying Oh Oh Oh Oh Oh Oh, Jerusalem Oh, Jerusalem Your leader thinks he is a cowboy His mother never told him where the light comes from The enemy is all around us Waiting to turn hearts to stone Oh, Jerusalem Where is your milk and honey I know it's true 'cause I can taste it Sit down by still water, dream us a dream No more of them cluster bombs, no more bloody screams Oh Oh Oh Oh Oh Oo oo oo Oh, Jerusalem Oo oo oo Oh, Jerusalem Oh, Jerusalem Oh, Jerusalem The terrorists are on the plane Let my people go if you ever want to see yours again You know we got disciples of the atom bomb The MX in the silo Oh, Jerusalem Where is your milk and honey I know it's true 'cause I can taste it Where are your prophets brothers, where are your hearts Where is your compassion, when the killing starts Oh Oh Oh Oh Oh Oo oo oo Oh, Jerusalem Oo oo oo Oh, Jerusalem, Oo oo oo
  • Keywords: Bass, Brass, Caribbean, Guitar

About Joel Zoss

Joel Zoss

Conway, MA United States

JOEL ZOSS has enjoyed a worldwide cult following as a master songwriter since Bonnie Raitt recorded his “Too Long at the Fair” and “I Gave My Love a Candle.” His songs have sold millions of copies, earning him two gold records, and have been acquired and licensed by institutions as diverse as MUZAK and the Smithsonian Institution. He is a National Endowment for the Arts Fellow of Creative Writing and a PEN short story award ...

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