January 22nd, 2011

one piece, nico robin

"Octavo Día" by Shakira, English translation of lyrics

"Eighth Day"
Album: ¿Dónde Están Los Ladrones? (Where Are The Thieves?), 1998
Style: Rock, brunette Shakira
Country: Colombia

Listen:

This song wonders what God did after creation, and what he's doing now. Listen at YouTube here. Eleven years later, Lily Allen released a similarly speculative song about God called "Him". Both songs have rather pessimistic world views.

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Translation:

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