Blood Orange - "Juicy 1-4"

September 29, 2016 - Blood Orange 09/29/2016 Views: 21,814

Dev Hynes, A.K.A. Blood Orange, performs the song "Juicy 1-4" from his album "Freetown Sound." (4:45)

My guest tonight is an artistwhose new album is called

Freetown Sound.

Now to play the song,"Juicy 1-4" from that album,

please welcome, Blood Orange.

(cheers and applause)

♪ Seen it all before

♪ Could this take too long

♪ A prayer is all you need

♪ And it's allthat was told to me ♪

♪ Stripped of all that's left

♪ Tell me what is right,tell me what is right ♪

♪ And never let me ask

♪ It's it's all that was toldto me ♪

♪ Couldn't see the changes evenif I can't explain it ♪

♪ But the presence of a lover

♪ With the faces of a mother

♪ It's warm

♪ Oh, it's warm

♪ What is it we're looking for

♪ If common senseis just a law ♪

♪ And all my teacher preaches

♪ Maybe that somethingis wrong ♪

♪ Mary

♪ Our lady Africa

♪ You promised us a home

♪ Brothers and sisters

♪ But never while we're young

♪ Not for while, not for while ♪

♪ Not for while we're young ♪

♪ Oh, Mary

♪ Our lady Africa

♪ Please don't leave us alone

♪ May your son's law of love

♪ Stripped of what is left

♪ Tell me what is right

♪ Tell me what is right ♪

♪ And never let me ask

♪ Never let me ask, oh ♪

♪ If it's all

♪ That was taught to me

♪ Couldn't see the changeseven if I can't explain it

♪ But the presence of anotherwith the faces of my mother

♪ It's warm

♪ What is it we're lookin' forif common sense ♪

♪ Is just a law and all myteacher preaches ♪

♪ Is maybe thatsomething is wrong ♪

-♪ Mary -♪ Mary ♪ - Mary ♪

♪ Our lady Africa

♪ You promised us a home

♪ Promised us a home ♪

♪ But not for whilewe're young ♪

-♪ Oh, Mary -♪ Oh ♪

♪ Our lady Africa

♪ Please don't leave us alone

♪ May your son's law of love

♪ Ah ♪

♪ Ooh ♪

♪ Feeling old

♪ Knowing that the dream

♪ You sold

♪ How'd you make it

-♪ To your goal? -♪ To your goal ♪

-♪ Once ago -♪ Once ago ♪

-♪ Time you know -♪ Time you know ♪

♪ The heat you feltwhen you were cold ♪

♪ As real as gold

♪ The chains and all

♪ And all the things

♪ That make us bold

-♪ Make us bold ♪-♪ They make us bold

♪ As black as gold

♪ And rightly so

♪ A feeling old

♪ Knowing that

♪ The dream you sold

♪ And how'd you make it

♪ To your goal?

♪ Once ago

♪ Time you know

♪ The heat you felt

-♪ When you were cold -♪ You were cold ♪

-♪ As real as gold -♪ Real as gold ♪

-♪ The chains and all -♪ Chains you know ♪

♪ And all the things

-♪ That make us bold -♪ Make ♪

-♪ Make us bold -♪ Make us go ♪

♪ Black as gold

♪ Rightly so.