PaPa FLaVa and Salvation Band

PaPa FLaVa and Salvation Band

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PaPa FLaVa is the most promising and sensational reggae and dance hall artist making waves all over Africa and the international scene.PaPa FLaVa has a lot of energy and his live stage performances are just amazing and inspirational to watch.Together with the band,they are the best reggae band now.

Biography

RISING REGGAE ARTISTE NOAN ANANIE ALSO KNOWN AS ‘PAPA FLAVA’ WAS BORN ON
JULY 11TH IN TAKORADI CITY IN GHANA, WEST AFRICA AND WAS EDUCATED AT ACCRA
ACADEMY SENIOR HIGH FROM 1997, HE THEN ATTENDED CENTRAL UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
TO STUDY A BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN SCIENCE AND MARKETING.

‘PAPA FLAVA’S’ MUSICAL CAREER STARTED AS A MEMBER OF A POPULAR AND RENOWNED
MUSICAL GROUP IN GHANA CALLED “TH 4 KWAGES” AND AFTER A NUMBER OF HITS AND
TOURING THE WHOLE OF GHANA, HE THEN DECIDED TO BECOME A SOLO ARTIST IN
2007. HIS FIRST ALBUM RELEASED IN 2007 WAS CALLED PAPAYE (GOODNESS) WITH
HIT TRACKS LIKE “PAPAYE”, ‘ASABONE’ (REMIX) AND “MY GIRL”, WHICH WAS BOTH
IN LOCAL DIALECTS’ (GHANAIAN) AND ENGLISH RESPECTIVELY.

‘PAPA FLAVA’ HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO WORK WITH GHANAIAN LEGEND KOJO ANTWI
AND THE RAINBOW BAND , HE TOURED THE COUNTRY WITH KOJO ANTWI AND THE
RAINBOW BAND AND ALSO TOURED THE COTE DIVOIRE, IVORY COAST. THIS GAVE HIM THE
EXPERIENCE TO WRITE AND PERFORM WITH HIS OWN LIVE ENSEMBLE “ PAPA FLAVA AND
THE SALVATION BAND”.

MORE RECENTLY IN 2011 HE RELEASED HIS SECOND ALBUM CALLED ‘PAPA FLAVA’
FEATURING HIT SONGS LIKE ‘CARINA’, ARE YOU READY, MISSING U, CRAZY
WORLD, FEELING AND MANY MORE.

FRESH IN 2012, COMES THE THIRD ALBUM CALLED “BACK AGAIN” FEATURING TRACKS
SUCH AS LOVE ATTACK, JAH LIVE AND BACK AGAIN.

WITH THIS ENERGETIC AND TALENTED ARTISTE NOW MAKING BIG WAVES IN THE REGGAE
INDUSTRY WORLDWIDE, THE FUTURE LOOKS BRIGHT FOR ‘PAPA FLAVA’

Lyrics

carina

Written By: PaPa FLaVa

• CHORUS
YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU MY LADY CARINA
I LOVE TO SEE YOUR SMILE OH MY LADY CARINA
I LOVE THE WAY THAT YOU ARE OH CARINA
COULD YOU PLEASE BE MY CHIKA BONITA?
OH CARI CARINA MY MAMA SITA
I REALLY WONNA MAKE YOU MY BABY MAMA
I HAVE THIS QUESTION TO ASK YOU CARINA
COULD YOU PLEASE BE MY LOVER FOR EVER?

• VERSE ONE

ITS BEEN SO NICE,SO NICE WITH YOU
OH MY DAATA OH CARINA
THIS ONE HERE,IT IS MY VIEW
I REALLY HAVE THIS ONE HERE ABOUT YOU.
CARINA YOU HAVE BEEN NICE TO ME,
YOU ARE THE ONLY ONE THAT I BELIEVE,
I WILL NEVER BE WITH NO OTHER,BUT WITH YOU OH BABY.
YOUR NATURAL BEAUTY IS NICE AND CRISS I LOVE THE WAY GIRL YOU JUMP AND TWIST,
YOU ARE THE SUNSHINE AND YOU BRIGHTEN MY DAY,
YOU CAME INNER ME LIFE AND YOU CHANGE ALL MY WAYS,
YOU KNOW MY LOVE WILL ALWAYS BE IN A RUB AND DUB STYLEY ALL FOR YOU,
DONT YOU EVER LET LOVE GO AWAY,
DONT YOU CHEAT ME AND LEAVE ME THIS WAY..
• CHORUS
YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU MY LADY CARINA
I LOVE TO SEE YOUR SMILE OH MY LADY CARINA
I LOVE THE WAY THAT YOU ARE OH CARINA
COULD YOU PLEASE BE MY CHIKA BONITA?
OH CARI CARINA MY MAMA SITA
I REALLY WONNA MAKE YOU MY BABY MAMA
I HAVE THIS QUESTION TO ASK YOU CARINA
COULD YOU PLEASE BE MY LOVER FOR EVER?
• VERSE TWO

A LONG TIME ME TELL YOU SAY ME NEVER WONT LEAVE YOU
ME WANT THE WHOLE OF THE WORLD TO KNOW SAY I MAN NEED YOU
A LONG TIME TIME ME A WAIT FOR MY TURN JUST TO LOVE YOU,
MIRA AND JACKY NON OF THEM CANT DISS YOU,
SPECIAL REQUEST UNTO YOU MY BABY GIRL,
WOMAN YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL LIKE DIAMONDS AND PEARL
I WILL NEVER DISS YOU CARINA I SWEAR,
WORDS CANT EXPLAIN HOW YOU ROCK MY WORLD,
WOMAN YOUR LOVE IS LIKE FIRE DOWN INNER MY SOUL,
TO HAVE YOU AS MY WIFE IS MY ULTIMATE GOAL,
EVERY THING ME DO CARINA I DO FOR YOU,
TEASE ME TEASE ME TILL I LOOSE CONTROL,
I AM IN LOVE WITH YOU OH CARINA,
YOU GIVE ME LOVING SO ME FORGET ABOUT SABRINA,
THIS YOUR LOVING IS THE ONE I REQUIRE,
BOOM DRAW THIS YOUR LOVE GOT THE FIRE...

• CHORUS

YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU MY LADY CARINA
I LOVE TO SEE YOUR SMILE OH MY LADY CARINA
I LOVE THE WAY THAT YOU ARE OH CARINA
COULD YOU PLEASE BE MY CHIKA BONITA?
OH CARI CARINA MY MAMA SITA
I REALLY WONNA MAKE YOU MY BABY MAMA
I HAVE THIS QUESTION TO ASK YOU CARINA
COULD YOU PLEASE BE MY LOVER FOR EVER?

• THIRD VERSE

CARINA YOU ARE THE ONLY ONE WHO MAKE ME COMFORTABLE
EVERY DAY AND NITE YOU PUT MY FOOD UPON THE TABLE,
THIS LOVE THAT I HAVE FOR YOU IS INEVITEBLE,
ME LOVE YOU EVERY NOW AND THEN IN A DOUBLE
SO COME BACK HOME TO ME OH MY CARINA
SHE COMES FROM NORWAY BUT SHE DANCE LIKE JAMAICAN
GIVE IT TO ME,GIV E IT TO ME
OH MY CARINA,PAPA FLAVA SAYS YOU ARE MY NUMBER ONE LOVER
COME BACK HOME TO ME OH MY CARINA
SHE COMES FROM NORWAY BUT SHE DANCE LIKE JAMAICAN
GIVE I TO ME ,GIVE IT TO ME,
OH MY CARINA,PAPA FLAVA SAY YOU ARE MY NUMBER ONE LOVER.

• CHORUS

YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU MY LADY CARINA
I LOVE TO SEE YOUR SMILE OH MY LADY CARINA
I LOVE THE WAY THAT YOU ARE OH CARINA
COULD YOU PLEASE BE MY CHIKA BONITA?
OH CARI CARINA MY MAMA SITA
I REALLY WONNA MAKE YOU MY BABY MAMA
I HAVE THIS QUESTION TO ASK YOU CARINA
COULD YOU PLEASE BE MY LOVER FOR EVER?
• CHORUS

YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU MY LADY CARINA
I LOVE TO SEE YOUR SMILE OH MY LADY CARINA
I LOVE THE WAY THAT YOU ARE OH CARINA
COULD YOU PLEASE BE MY CHIKA BONITA?
OH CARI CARINA MY MAMA SITA
I REALLY WONNA MAKE YOU MY BABY MAMA
I HAVE THIS QUESTION TO ASK YOU CARINA
COULD YOU PLEASE BE MY LOVER FOR EVER?

THE END

JAH LIVE

Written By: PaPa FLaVa

JAH LIVE...SONG COMPOSED AND ARRANGED BY PaPa FLaVa.

• CHORUS
JAH LIVE
IN THE HEART OF MEN.
RASTA LIVE
UUUU UUUU UUUU UUUU

JAH LIVE
IN THE HEART OF MEN.
JAH JAH LIVE
UUUU UUUU UUUU UUUU

• VERSE ONE
ITS A REVELATION TIME
YOUTH MAN BE WISE DONT YOU EVER LET THEM CONFUSE YOUR MIND
SO OPEN UP YOUR HEART AND PRAISE JAH LOVE
LORD OF LORDS WILL SURELY COME THROUGH,
TO PURIFY YOUR HEART,WITH RIGHTEOUSNESS HE WILL SURELY SEE YOU THROUGH
I HAVE TRIED HIM AND I KNOW ITS TRUE
WELL ITS TIME FOR ME TO SPREAD THE GOOD NEWS TO YOU COS

• CHORUS

JAH LIVE
IN THE HEART OF MEN.
RASTA LIVE
UUUU UUUU UUUU UUUU

JAH LIVE
IN THE HEART OF MEN.
JAH JAH LIVE
UUUU UUUU UUUU UUUU

• VERSE TWO
JAH RASTAFARAI LIVETH EVERY TIME,
JAH JAH LIVES AND REIGNS IN THE HEART OF ALL MEN,
HEI MYSTRY BABYLON ME SEE YOUR MASTER PLAN
ALL YOU WANT TO DO IS INSTIGATE THE GHETO YOUTHS
TO FOLLOW YOU AND YOUR DIRTY DOCTRINES
BUT ME NAGO TURN A VICTIM TO YOUR RELIGION
WHO MADE THE HEAVEN S AND WHO MADE THE EARTH?
GHETO YOUTHS I COME TO WARN YOU NEVER YOU FORGET,
WHO MADE MAN AND WHO GIVE THE BREAD?
JAH JAH RASTAFARAI PROVIDE MY DAILY BREAD
• CHORUS

JAH LIVE
IN THE HEART OF MEN.
RASTA LIVE
UUUU UUUU UUUU UUUU

JAH LIVE
IN THE HEART OF MEN.
JAH JAH LIVE
UUUU UUUU UUUU UUUU

VERSE THREE

ALL THINGS SHALL PASS AWAY BUT THE RIGHTEOUS MAN WILL STAY
UNTILL ETERNITY,
WEAK HEART WILL FADE AWAY BUT THE RIGHTEOUS ONE STAY
UNTIL INFINITY,
JAH WILL NEVER GIVE THE POWER TO THE BALL HEAD,
TO CRUSIFY AND BLASPHEME ALL NATTY DREAD,
RASTAFARAI SELLASIE I AY
HE IS THE CONQUORING LION OF JUDAH.

• CHORUS

JAH LIVE
IN THE HEART OF MEN.
RASTA LIVE
UUUU UUUU UUUU UUUU

JAH LIVE
IN THE HEART OF MEN.
JAH JAH LIVE
UUUU UUUU UUUU UUUU

• CHORUS

JAH LIVE
IN THE HEART OF MEN.
RASTA LIVE
UUUU UUUU UUUU UUUU

JAH LIVE
IN THE HEART OF MEN.
JAH JAH LIVE
UUUU UUUU UUUU UUUU

HOLIDAY

Written By: PaPa FLaVa

HOLIDAY...SONG COMPOSED AND ARRANGED BY PaPa FLaVa.
• VERSE ONE
HOLIDAY AND IT IS PAY DAY
WHAT A VERY VERY HAPPY DAY
ALL WORK AND NO PLAY MAKES JACK A DULL BOY
COME MAKE WE HAVE SOME PARTY,BEACH PARTY,
ME AND MY PEOPLE WE GOING TO LABADI,
WE CHILLING WE NO FEAR NO BODY,
WITH MY LADIES WEARING BIKINI
WE PAPING ON A MONDAY AFTERNOON,
HOLIDAY,HOLIDAY SAY YAY,
HOLIDAY IT IS A BEAUTIFUL DAY,
TINGA TINGALIN, FOR MONDAY TO FRIDAY
IF YOU ARE A WORKER MAN LET ME HEAR YOU SAY.

• CHORUS

ITS A HOLIDAY
MOMA YEN GYE YENNI
HOLIDAY AY AY
COME ON EVERY BODY.

ITS A HOLIDAY
MOMA YEN GYE YENNI
HOLIDAY AY AY
COME ON EVERY BODY.
• VERSE TWO
EVERY BODY COME LETS PARTY
ASABONE KUM ASAASE
PE ATARE SH3 MA YENPIE
YENKO DISCO YEN KO GYE YENI
(above meaning; every body come lets party,dancing can never kill you,so put on your new cloths and dancing shoes,lets go to the disco and have fun)
LADIES WELCOME TO MY PARTY
POOL PARTY BOOGY DOWN TILL THE BREAK OF DAWN
RASTA PARTY WE ARE DRINKING BAILIES
ROCKSTONES OFFICE WITH SEXY LADIES,
CROUDA PEOPLE LET ME HEAR YOU SAY YAY
OH SAY YAY IF YOU HAVE MONEY
CELEBRATION BETTER JUBILATION LETS COME TOGETHER.

• CHORUS
ITS A HOLIDAY
MOMA YEN GYE YENNI (meaning:let us have fun)
HOLIDAY AY AY
COME ON EVERY BODY.

ITS A HOLIDAY
MOMA YEN GYE YENNI (meaning;let us have fun)
HOLIDAY AY AY
COME ON EVERY BODY.
VERSE THREE.
ITS ALL ABOUT MOTHERS DAY FATHERS DAY
FARMERS DAY LIBERATION DAY
SIXTH MARCH INDEPENDENCE DAY,BIRTH DAYS AND CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS.
RAIN RAIN GO AWAY
GO AND COME ANOTHER DAY
RASTA PARTY WE ARE DRINKING BAILEYS
AT ROCKSTONES OFFICE WITH SEXY LADIES
CROUDA PEOPLE LET ME HEAR YOU SAY YAY
OH SAY YAY IF YOU HAVE MONEY
CELEBRATION BETTER JUBILATION,
LETS COME TOGETHER.

• CHORUS
ITS A HOLIDAY
MOMA YEN GYE YENNI
HOLIDAY AY AY
COME ON EVERY BODY.

ITS A HOLIDAY
MOMA YEN GYE YENNI
HOLIDAY AY AY
COME ON EVERY BODY.

THE END........

Discography

CARINA......(.serve and protect riddim)
HOLIDAY
ARE YOU READY
MISSING YOU
POVERTY PARADISE
ONE LOVE
JAH LIVE.......(.thank you mama riddim)
FUNNY PEOPLE
WANT ME ......(hold you riddim)
DUTTY WIND
LOVE ATTACK
PAPA FLAVA

Set List

drums set
bass guitar
lead guitar
percurssions
2 chorg keyboards
2 backing vocalists
1 lead vocalist(papa flava)
sound technician