The Black Eyed Peas | Where is the love ft the world 2016?

A new version of the well know hit with a critical and intens protest on the world.

 

 

1. First, what do you think does the title Where is the love refer to? __________________________

Now watch a small clip on the remake of Where is the love 2016. Click on icon above.

Which three incidents does WILL-I-AM refer to as the reason for the remake of the song? _________

2. Start the 2016 version and watch the video.

3. Which message do you get after watching the video? ___________________________________

4. Now relisten and fill in the gaps below or give a synonym for the underlined word.

 

People killing, people dying
Children hurt and I hear them crying
Can you [1] __________ what you preaching
Would you turn the other cheek again

Mama, mama, mama tell us what the hell is going on

Can't we all just get [2] __________

Father, father, father help us
Send some [3] __________ from above
These people got me, got me questioning

 

Where is the love

Yo, what's going on with the world mama
People livin' like they ain't got no mama
I think they are all [4] __________ by the drama and attracted to the trauma mama

I think they don't understand the concept or the meaning of [5] __________

 

Where is the love
Overseas, yeah, they're tryin' to stop terrorism

Over here on the streets the police shoot the people put the [6] __________ in 'em

But if you only got love for your own race
Then you are going to leave space for others to discriminate

 

Where is the love

And to discriminate only [7] __________ hate
And when you hate then you're bound to get irate
Madness is what you demonstrate
And that's exactly how hate works and operates
Man, we got to set it [8] __________
Take control of your mind just meditate
And let your soul just [9] __________ to the love and let the whole world celebrate

 

People killing, people dying
Children hurt and I hear them crying
Can you practice what you're preaching
Would you turn the other cheek again

 

Mama, mama, mama tell us what the hell is going on

Can't we all just get [2] __________

Father father father help us
Send some [3] __________ from above
Cause people got me, got me questioning

 

Where is the love

It just ain't the same, Always a change
New days are strange, Is just the world insane
Nations dropping [10] __________, Killing our little ones

Ongoing suffering as the youth die young

 

Where is the love when a child gets murdered or a cop gets knocked down

Black lives not now everybody matters to me

All races. It's your life, you know what I'm saying

Hate the really tall cases [?].

Everybody hates somebody

Guess we all raised as black eyed peas doing a song all about love and you all hate this.

All these protests with different coloured faces

We was all born with a heart why we gotta chase it

And every time I look around

Every time I look up, every time I look down,

No one is on the [11] __________

And if you never speak truth then you never know what love sounds

And if you never know love then you never know God

Where is the love, y'all, I don't, I don't know

Where's the truth y'all?

 

People killing, people dying
Children hurt and hear them crying
Could you practice what you preach
Would you turn the other cheek
Father, father, father help us
Send some [3] __________ from above
Cause people got me, got me questioning

Where is the love

Where is the love

 

Love is the key

Love is the answer

Love is the solution

They don't want us to love

Love is powerful

 

My mama asked me why I never vote

Cause policemen want me dead and gone

Got election looking like a joke

and the wee man is still selling dope

Somebody's gotta get these niggas hope

All he ever wanted was a smoke

Said he can't breathe with his hands in the air

Lying on the ground dying from a [12] __________

 

I feel the weight of the world on my shoulder
As I'm getting' older, Y'all, people gets colder
Most of us only care about money makin'
[13] __________ got us following in the wrong direction
Wrong information always shown by the media
Negative images is the main criteria
Infecting the young minds faster than bacteria
Kids want to act like what they see in the cinemas

 

Whatever happened to love and the values of humanity
Whatever happened to the love and the fairness and equality
Instead of spreading love we are spreading [14] __________
Lack of understanding leading us away from unity

 

Where is the love?

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