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"Gimme Hope Jo'anna" is an anti-apartheid song written and originally released by Eddy Grant in , during the apartheid era in South Africa. The song was banned by the South African government when it was released, but was widely played in South Africa nonetheless. It reached number seven on the UK Singles. Eddy Grant - Gimme Hope, Joanna (Letra e música para ouvir) - Well Jo'anna she runs a country / She runs in Durban and the Transvaal / She makes a few of her people happy, oh / She don't care about the rest at all / She's. 27 Jun One performer, who was not present that day, but has been included this time around, is the author of a song which many saw as the very anthem of apartheid's demise. Eddy Grant's Gimme Hope Jo'anna hit the UK top 10 in January More importantly, it was banned by South Africa's government, and.
Gimme Hope Jo'anna by Eddy Grant song meaning, lyric interpretation, video and chart position. Find a Eddy Grant - Gimme Hope Jo'Anna first pressing or reissue. Complete your Eddy Grant collection. Shop Vinyl and CDs. Guyanan-born reggae artist Eddy Grant wrote the song “Gimme Hope Jo'anna” in the s, long before Mandela's release. The song was banned in South Africa, the lyrics spouting anti-regime sentiments tantamount to blasphemy, calling the country out on its use of violence in dealing with the Soweto uprising of