got the news from the whispering trees, this is the time when man must
be freed, no more burning in vain, all we lose we'll have to gain, get
ready children please, didn't i build the cabin, didn't i plant the
corn, didn't my people keep holy, slave to this country, my sermon it
was billed for freedom, the good lord said son you're a free man, i'm
gonna talk that freedom talk, let me see you walk that freedom walk,
when yah gets ready, children please, a tell yah, got the news from a
whispering tree ...