You know how people suffering
They looking for something, something to look up to
They looking for a change
How long? (x4)
What I’m gonna do
What i’m gonna say
America! (x3)
Must you keep suffering like this? How long
Must I keep going on? To see all this pain in the world
How long, oh oh
Tell me, tell me
Tell me
How long? How long
Must I keep going on? Please hear me…
Make this world right, ooh people Ooh, oh, ow, oh
I talked my brother the other day
He said brother
Please, gimme a little fix
I look at him and said
Brother, don’t leave me
Don’t leave me
How long? ohh.