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The haunting and highly-acclaimed opening theme to the 2004 computer game Civilization IV, the lyrics to Baba Yetu are in fact a modified version of the Lord's Prayer ("Our Father, who art in Heaven…") sung in Swahili. This was likely a nod to the series-first introduction of Religion as a playable element in the game.


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  • Avatar for Laoise39
    Love it! ♥
  • Avatar for Ryrynz
    Humanity's theme.
  • Avatar for Tetrahedrus
    Amazing song.
  • Avatar for german103
    disappointed it wasn't on CIV V
  • Avatar for Sterryos
    Darn Ghandi and his nukes.
  • Avatar for JimmyCos
    I loved civilization 4 for his variety of cultures, in gameplay and music, i loved the colors and all the happiness...except you, yes, you gandhi. Anyway, this song won a grammy!
  • Avatar for Turin9
    FUCKING MONTEZUMA :-D beatuful song!
  • Avatar for German-Moisey
    I love it
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  • Avatar for stanko72
    the best game track ever

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