Alperrakenyei by Mt Allen Band from Yuelamu

09 May 2011

A song about the memory of a lot of people living at Alperrakenyei (Yuelamu).

Lyrics
Angkwey anthwerr
A long time ago

Mer alenheyei
At this place

Tyerrty map Apwelepenhei anetyart
Lots of people used to stay at Apwelepenhei

Angkwey anthwerr
Angkwey anthwerr
Angkwey anthwerr
A long time ago
A long time ago
A long time ago

Alperrakenyei
At Alperrakenyei

Ngwenthel akin
Tomorrow as well

Mer alenhenyei
At this place

Merelayei
At home

Angkwey anthwerr
Angkwey anthwerr
Angkwey anthwerr
A long time ago
A long time ago
A long time ago

Alperrakenyei
At Alperrakenyei


Singer Geoffrey Lowe Jangala
Drums Mathew White Jupurrurla
Singer and rhythm guitar Raymond Daniels Jangala
Bass guitar Douglas Campbell Japangardi
Keyboards Donovan Rice Jampijinpa
Engineered by
Donovan Rice Jampijinpa, Mathew White Jupurrurla, Michael Den Elzen, Tristan Ray
Mastering by
Donovan Rice Jampijinpa, Grant Granites Japanangka, Tristan Ray
Production date 2001
Sung in Anmatyerr
Track 14 of Tanami Tracks. Available from our online shop.  ■■■

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