Blues For Allah

Album: Blues For Allah (1975)
  • Arabian wind
    The Needle's eye is thin
    The ships of state sail on mirage
    But drown in sand
    Out in no-nan's Land
    where Allah does command

    What good is spilling blood?
    It will not grow a thing
    Taste eternity the sword sings
    Blues for Allah in sh'Allah

    They lie where they fall
    There's nothing more to say
    The desert stars are bright tonight
    Let's meet as friends

    The flower of Islam
    The fruit of Abraham
    The 1000 stories have come round to one again

    Arabian Night
    Our gods pursue their fight
    What fatal flowers of darkness spring from seeds of light

    Bird of paradise fly in white sky
    Blues for Allah in sh'Allah

    Let's see with our heart
    These things our eyes have seen
    And know the truth will still lie somewhere in between

    Under eternity
    Under eternity
    Under eternity blue

    Bird of paradise fly in white sky
    Under eternity
    Blues for Allah in sh'Allah

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