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Lyr Req: songs from 'Once Were Warriors'

GUEST,Trish 27 Apr 00 - 06:24 AM
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Subject: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,Trish
Date: 27 Apr 00 - 06:24 AM

hello catters, I was hoping someone out there mighgt have the words to "Here is my heart" which is sung by Jake and Beth in "Once were warriors"...I was also after the lyrics for "Slipping away" which Jake is singing in the openin g scen e of "What becomes of the broken hearted"...an y help would be very much appreciated

n ote...there seem to be quite a few different songs called "slipping away"...fgor those who have not seen the film it goes ...baby I've been watching you, watching every thing you do, and I cant help the feeling, that someon e else is stealing, you away from me...


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: katlaughing
Date: 27 Apr 00 - 07:20 AM

Hi,

Stunning movie and wonderful music. Don't know if this will help or not, but here is a list of songs included on the soundtrack and a link to where you can listen to clips of some of them:

1. Karanga (trad.)
2. Once Were Warriors (the Awakening
3. So Much Soul
4. Sunrise Flutes (koauau)
5. What's The Time Mr. Wolf
6. Grace In The Alley
7. Home Grown
8. Grace Visiting Toot
9. Rua Kenana
10. Patere
11. Tahi (roots Mix)
12. Screaming Flutes
13. U Know (i Like It)
14. Radio Thief
15. To Be Free (kia Tu Mahea)
16. Gang Car
17. Ragga Girl
18. Gim'me Time
19. Here Is My Heart
20. Whakamutungia Tenei Mahi
21. Bully Gets His
22. Theme From Once Were Warriors

kat


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: Billy the Bus
Date: 27 Apr 00 - 09:54 PM

Kia ora, (G'day)

Despite coming from the land of "Once were warriors", i must admit I never saw the film (or any other in years) - no movie theatre here, and I never have time on my rare visits to the mainland.

However, if you get the lyrics, and need help with Maori word meanings, get in touch. I'll help as much as I can.

Aroha (LOL) - Sam


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,trish
Date: 04 May 00 - 04:08 AM

thanks kindly for the replies..much appreciated. anyone out there who can point me to the lyrics of the two songs mentioned...well I would be most grateful


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,nga_puhi_babe
Date: 30 Jan 05 - 04:02 AM

hey ppl, im from new zealand and am wanting the lyrics to RUA KENANA, i was wondering if n e one had them??? i think the movie is sooooooooooo kewl and i love it so much, both of the films (once were warriors, what becomes of the brokenhearted) are the best films to come out of New Zealand!! If u like this one, you will love WHALE RIDER:-D IF U CAN HELP ME EMAIL ME @ URBAN_SISTAH@HOTMAIL.COM!!!!


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Subject: Lyr Add: RUA KENANA
From: Jim Dixon
Date: 01 Feb 05 - 11:04 PM

Interesting. Here we have a Hawaiian band (Kapena) singing about a Maori prophet (Rua Kenana) using a Jamaican rhythm. You can hear a generous sound sample of Kapena's recording at their website. However, I don't think Kapena performed it on the soundrack.

allmusic says RUA KENANA was written by D. Grace.

Lyrics below copied from copied from a Hawaiian music fan site:

RUA KENANA

CHORUS:
 Am
Ooh yeah Ooh yeah Ooh yeah.
                                 G
Scoodily woodily woop bop bayo whoa.
                Am
Rua left his mark on this world.

Ooh yeah Ooh yeah ooh yeah.
                                  G
Scoodily woodily woop bop bayo whoa.
                Am
Rua left his mark on this world.

Rua Kenana, Tuhoe prophet from the Uruwera.
G             Am
O Rua, Rua Kenana.

Rua Kenana, Tuhoe prophet from the Uruwera.
G             Am
O Rua, Rua Kenana.
He told his people not to go to war.
Let the white man fight the white man's war.
O Rua, Rua Kenana.
He told his people not to go to war.
Let the white man fight the white man's war.
O Rua, Rua Kenana. CHORUS

He lived there at Maungapohatu.
Children of the mist is what they called you.
O Tuhoe, Tuhoe nui paru.
He lived there at Maungapohatu.
Children of the mist is what they called you.
O Tuhoe, Tuhoe nui paru. CHORUS

[Recorded by Kapena on "Kapena Is Da Crew," 1999.]


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: Jim Dixon
Date: 01 Feb 05 - 11:11 PM

e-mail sent.


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST
Date: 27 May 07 - 08:01 AM

kia ora evrybody!!can sumwun plz tell meh tha lyrics foa tahi (roots mix) if ya hav dem plz!!i luv dat song!!thnx!!

arohanui!!!x0x0x


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: Peace
Date: 27 May 07 - 10:41 PM

Maori, huh?

Can you please tell us the name of the song you seek?


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST
Date: 27 May 07 - 10:46 PM

The song is called "Slipping Away" and was recorded by NZ ex-pat Max Merritt and the Meteors back in the ?early 70's. A Google search will easily find thw lyrics.


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Subject: Lyr Add: SLIPPIN' AWAY (Max Merritt & The Meteors)
From: Uke
Date: 28 May 07 - 07:10 PM

Just to make it easier, there seemingly being about two dozen songs with this title, the lyrics are below (and chords can be found here
):

SLIPPIN' AWAY
Max Merritt & The Meteors


Baby I've been watchin' you
(Baby I've been watchin' you)
Watchin' everything you do
(Watchin' everything you do)
And I just can't help but feelin'
Someone else is stealin' you away from me
I see it written in your eyes
And you confirm it with your lies
Though the way the weave can hold me
I would rather that you told me, where you wanna be

Oh, oh, oh, you're slippin' away from me
Oh, oh, oh, you're slippin' away from me
And it's breakin' me in two
Watchin' you slippin' away

Baby, I've been watchin' you
(Baby, I've been watchin' you)
Watchin' everything you do
(Watchin' everything you do)
And I just can't help but feelin'
Someone else is stealin' you away from me
I see it written in your eyes
And you confirm it with your lies
Though the way the weave can hold me
I would rather that you told me, where you wanna be

Oh, oh, oh, you're slippin' away from me
Oh, oh, oh, you're slippin' away from me
And it's breakin' me in two
(Breakin' me in two)
Watchin' you slippin' away
And it's breakin' me in two
(Breakin' me in two)
Watchin' you slippin' away
And it's breakin me in two
(Breakin' me in two)
Watchin' you slippin' away

Baby I've been watchin' you
Watchin' everything you do
And I just can't help but feelin'
Someone else is stealin' you away from me
I see it written in your eyes
And you confirm it with your lies
Though the way the weave can hold me
I would rather that you told me, where you wanna be

Whoa, oh, oh, you're slippin' away from me
Whoa, oh, oh, you're slippin' away from me
And it's breakin' me in two
Watchin' you slippin' away
And it's breakin' me in two
Watchin' you slippin' away

(Fades to End)
Yes, it's breakin' me in two
Watchin' you slippin' away
I said, it's breakin' me in two
Watchin' you slippin' away


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Subject: CHORDS?!?! for Southside of Bombay
From: GUEST,Kisione
Date: 02 Jun 07 - 01:45 AM

Does anyone have the chords to 'What's the time Mr. Wolf" by Southside of Bombay?


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,Ned's
Date: 04 Jun 07 - 06:35 AM

Love the song Slipping Away as well can some one tell me where I can down load this?? TRied I tunes but no go.


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST
Date: 08 Aug 07 - 12:49 AM

the song you are after is also called The Nature of Love
Well i,ve tried as hard as i can ...sung with an acoustic guitar in the ghing ching cords g and a


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,mutrot
Date: 20 Aug 07 - 02:56 AM

"Love the song Slipping Away as well can some one tell me where I can down load this?? TRied I tunes but no go."

It's on LimeWire.. I always try and pay first but if it aint on Itunes im not paying $20-$30 bucks to get the cd for one song

GUEST Date: 27 May 07 - 10:46 PM The song is called "Slipping Away" and was recorded by NZ ex-pat Max Merritt and the Meteors back in the ?early 70's. A Google search will easily find thw lyrics.

Oh my god dude you are a champion I have been trying to find out what that song is for years and have searched every possible lyric for it. I am now the prowd owner of 'Maz Merritt and the Meteors- Slipping Away"..... CHAMPION!!


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,nz-chik
Date: 08 Sep 07 - 09:56 AM

kia ora!!umm cud anybody give me tha lyrics for gim'me time plz!!its a ralli gudd song and i noe probably onlee that first 3 words!!so if anybody cud do that i'd appreciate it!!thanks...

arohanui...x0x0x


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,Tehee
Date: 12 Sep 07 - 08:08 AM

Well I've tried As hard as i can Just to make you, understand Cause the world, it won't stop It keeps going, going, 'round and 'round

I guess the nature, the nature of love Has always, always been this way Here is my heart

I remember, all those yesterdays Understanding your everyway And i know the workd never stops It keeps going, round and round and round Cause thats the nature, the nature of love And its always always been this way

So now my lover There'll be no other, the stars in heavens will shine forever a moment we treasure, your undenying love. so darling, here is my heart so darling. here is my heart so darling, here is my...heaarrrttt


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Subject: Chords Add: HERE IS MY HEART
From: GUEST,Butts
Date: 08 Oct 07 - 03:17 PM

Hey,

been trying to find a tab for 'Here is my heart' sung by Jake and Beth, but have found nothing, so I've tabbed it myself (the G chord used in film sounds a tad different, but normal tuning)

Intro:    G    Eb7   D7


             G                   Bm7
J: Well I've tried, as hard as I can
             C             D    D7
   Just to make you understand
             G             Bm7
   Cos the world, it won't stop
             C                     D      D7
   It keeps goin', goin' round and round.

                G                     Bm7
B: I guess the nature, the nature of love
         C                      D      D7
   Has always, always been this way
               G       Eb7      D7
   Here is my heart...........

         G                      Bm7
J&B: I remember all those yesterdays
         C                      D    D7
    Understanding- your every way
         G                      Bm7
    And I know the world never stops
                C                         D      D7
    It keeps going, round and round and round
                   G                      Bm7
    Cos that's the nature, the nature of love
               C                      D       D7
    And it's always, always been this way.

               G                     Eb7
ALL: So now my lover, there'll be no other
                      G                  Eb7
    The stars in the heavens will shine forever
                C                  Cm
    A moment we treasure, your undenying love
       G       Eb7    D7       G
    So darling, here is my heart
       Eb7      Eb7    D7       G   
    So darling, here is my heart
       Eb7      Eb7    D7   G          C             G   
    So darling, here is my HEAAAAARRRRT WHOOOOAAAHHH YEEEAAHHHHHH


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,damien
Date: 23 Nov 07 - 05:02 PM

helo i cant find tab for once were warriors theme song can u please help


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,Keiki
Date: 30 Jan 08 - 07:39 PM

Do you know what the song is that Mavis is singing at the bar and what the lyrics are?


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: Peace
Date: 30 Jan 08 - 08:49 PM

Theme music tabs.


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Subject: what the time mr wolf
From: GUEST,taj
Date: 17 Feb 08 - 12:03 AM

who sings this song????


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,Peace
Date: 17 Feb 08 - 12:46 PM

Tama Renata maybe?


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,damien
Date: 25 Mar 08 - 04:37 AM

Taj the band yo are after is Southside of the Bombay - Whats the time Mr Wolf


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST
Date: 05 Apr 08 - 08:56 AM

Tuhoe nui tonu    ... not nui paru


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,Kat..
Date: 30 Jul 08 - 08:09 PM

The closest i could get to perfect! :D

Ka tangi ma i raro
E. aue
Ka mau

Kia tahuri mai nga taringa manu
Taringa pohatu
Kia aro mai te whakarongo
Tenei te whakahuahua atu nga rongo kei roto nei
Kia rere arorangi atu ki runga ki te tihi o te maunga
E tu mai ra

Arotino taua e
Ko te koiere te koiere
Tu te winiwini
Tu te wanawana
Ko te koiere te koiere

Aue.. Aue..
Aue.. Aue..

Kia kotahi ra
Kia kotahi ra
Kia kotahi ra
Kia kotahi ra
Kia kotahi ra
Kia kotahi ra
Kia kotahi ra
Kia kotahi ra

E aue aue
E aue aue
E aue
E aue

Ka hoki nga mahara ki te whai i whakawhiti mai
ko nga matua tupuna
he rerenga kotahi mai inaianei kahore i te takoto pera
Me ta ratou i haere mai ai
Kahore ia nei ko nga uri i te kotahi ra


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,Kat..
Date: 30 Jul 08 - 08:14 PM

Tahi lyrics by the way


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,jenna
Date: 01 Aug 08 - 04:37 AM

Does anyone know any other versions of Slippin away by other people, there is a particular version not the max merrit one its a bit faster
PLEASE


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: Jim Dixon
Date: 05 Aug 08 - 09:19 PM

Allmusic.com is a good source for finding out about recordings. It lists 48 recordings of SLIPPIN' AWAY—but there are several different songs with that title.

It might be easier to tell them apart if we knew who wrote the one you want.


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,Talei
Date: 20 Oct 08 - 01:12 AM

can anyone help me out with the song what's the time Mr Wolf...is it really a song if yes where can I download it for free....with the lyrics


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST
Date: 29 Oct 08 - 06:51 PM

well i went to this site years ago to correct their wrong lyrics, u must not have seen them, i think they are still there ( corrections that is )

but ill do it again.

IT IS NOT.." Tuhoe nui paru" as quoted here. its TUHOE NUI TONU!!!

the translations for your version says tuhoe are big and filthy, when the actual lyrics mean, tuhoe is still a force to be recond with

chur
nguha313

ps theres a copy of the song on my youtube site www.youtube.com/nguha313


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Subject: Lyr Add: WHAT'S THE TIME, MR. WOLF? (R Aperahama)
From: GUEST
Date: 15 Jan 09 - 07:17 PM

What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time?
What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time?
What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time?
What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time?
I say it's 1 o'clock
2 o'clock
3 o'clock
4 o'clock
5 o'clock
6 o'clock
It's spooling after dinner
7 o'clock
8 o'clock
9 o'clock when you're when you're with the boys
10 o'clock
11 o'clock Mr Daddy long legs crawling up to the ceiling
The sun don't shine the sun don't shine the sun don't shine at all
Mamma Pappa say you should go to school, I don't know what for
Now that I've grown up and seen the world and all its lies
What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time?
What's the time Mr. Wolf?
Oh oh-oh Mr Daddy long legs crawling up to the ceiling
Has anyone seen the world and the state it's in it's never been this way before
Anyone who's got the eyes of love in another world
Is there anyone who's got the story anyone who's got that story What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time?
What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time?
*Instrumental* What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time?
What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time?
What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time?
What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time? I say it's 1 o'clock
2 o'clock
3 o'clock
4 o'clock
5 o'clock
6 o'clock
It's spooling after dinner
7 o'clock
8 o'clock
9 o'clock when you're when you're with the boys
10 o'clock
11 o'clock What's the time Mr. Wolf?
What's the time?


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST
Date: 15 Jan 09 - 07:20 PM

yeah if anyone has the chords for mr wolf..it is much appreciated


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,Livvie
Date: 11 Mar 09 - 11:47 PM

Kia Ora,,

was wondering who actually sings "here is my heart"
Tried searching for it on the net but nothing seems to come up..


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: Jim Dixon
Date: 13 Mar 09 - 02:22 PM

The best place to find this kind of thing is usually Allmusic.com, but I see there are several songs with the same title; I don't know how to distinguish the one you want. You could try listening to several sound samples until you recognize it.


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST,Chris B (Born Again Scouser)
Date: 13 Mar 09 - 03:21 PM

Apparently they're making a sequel about the prevalence of mental health problems in the Maori community and the widespread use of Prozac and other anti-depressants.

It's going to be called 'Once Were Worriers'.


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST
Date: 26 Aug 09 - 09:24 AM

kia ora whanau i got slippin away on lime wire but its sung by a tongan boy. and the nature of love song is called ..
here is my heart - Murray Mcnabb. aroha tahi


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST
Date: 26 Dec 09 - 09:16 AM

Does anyone know what the song is when the big dude
turns on the jukebox?? the reggae song on the jukebox i mean..


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: GUEST
Date: 09 Jan 10 - 01:17 AM

Heeyy they do have a sequal of once were warriors called what becomes of the broke hearted:D


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from Once were warriors...
From: Jim Dixon
Date: 10 Jan 10 - 07:33 PM

What Becomes of the Broken Hearted? (1999) at IMDb.com.

Once Were Warriors (1994) at IMDb.com.


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from 'Once Were Warriors'
From: GUEST,farm boi
Date: 12 Jul 10 - 06:55 PM

does any one know the chordes to "whats the time" kiora whanau


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Subject: RE: Lyr Req: songs from 'Once Were Warriors'
From: GUEST
Date: 10 Nov 10 - 12:40 AM

the song slipping away was by max merrit and the meteors


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