Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Stonebwoy has stated that his 2016 hit song, ‘Run Go’ best describes Ghana’s current state.
According to Stonebwoy in an interview with South Africa-based Moziak Magazine, leaders need to answer some critical questions that relate to the country’s current situation as he said in the song.
Ghanaian youth in the past month have protested on social media asking the government to fix various sectors of the economy which popularised the hashtag FixTheCountry.
Stonebwoy reacting to a request to name “a song that perfectly describes your country right now,” and he responded, “Run Go’ by Stonebwoy.”
Stonebwoy’s ‘Run Go’, a beautiful piece yet a crusade to keep leaders in the continent awake to their responsibilities to make the continent a better place.
In the song, he needed answers for questions, “Tell we where we gonna run go, After making our motherland a bitter place to live? Tell we where we gonna run go, Wen dem say we have to pay for the oxygen we breathe? Answer me now Mr big man. You no see everybody want to go run go up foreign no.”
He added, “simple life is all we want to live. Give me food give me clothes give me love and give me shelter shelter. Simple life is all we want life. Give me food give me cloth give me love and give me shelter shelter”
In the last part, he sang, “Ya uno fi hear mi please. [This a one yah song mi a sing from the deep. Down ina mi heart and mi a feel like to weep”
Watch ‘Run Go’ music video below;