Negro lindo

De: Jorge Ben Jor

Black is beautiful

By : Jorge Ben Jor

Portugus

English

 

 

Negro lindo

Black is beautiful

Negro amor

Black is love

Negro meu amigo

Black is my friend

Negro tambem filho de Deus

The Black man is also the Son of God

 

 

Eu s quero que Deus minha ajude, a ver meu filho nascei, cresei. E ser um campeao

I only want God to help me see my newborn son will grow And be a champion

Sem prejude pra ninguem porque

Without prejudice to anyone, because

 

 

Negro lindo

Black is beautiful

Negro amor

Black is love

Negro meu amigo

Black is my friend

Negro tambem filho de Deus

The Black man is also the Son of God

 

 

Preto velho ter tanta cantiga

Old Black men have many a poetical song

Todo povo de Angola

All the people of Angola

Que todo povo de Angola

That all the people of Angola

Mandou preto velho chamar

They command old Black men to call out

Eu quero ver preto velho disser

I want to see old Black men say

Quero ver preto velho canta e dizer:

I want to see old Black men sing and say:

 

 

Negro lindo

Black is beautiful

Negro meu amigo

Black is my friend

Negro amor

Black is love

Negro tambem filho de Deus

The Black man is also the Son of God

 

 

English Translation : Ken Wais