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One of the most notable and most successful covers was by American country singer Kenny Rogers in This s single -related article is a stub. This page was last edited on 18 November , at And yes, Siffre is openly gay! Articles with hAudio microformats All stub articles.

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Meaning of “(Something Inside) So Strong” by Labi Siffre

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The song has been covered by many artists, including country singer Kenny Rogers who featured it on his best selling sp of the same name, and also by Pop Idol contestant Rik Waller who reached 25 in the UK Single Charts with it in Widely believed to have been inspired by seeing film footage from South Africa, of young blacks being siftre at by white policeman, he now reveals that the lyrics were also informed by the oppression he had experienced as a homosexual.

inslde One of the most notable and most successful covers was by American country singer Kenny Rogers in The song was one of the biggest successes of his career, and peaked at number four on the UK Singles Chart. In a interview on the Soul Music show on BBC, Siffre said in addition to the song being inspired by the brutality of apartheid, the song was also influenced by the challenges he faced in life due to his homosexuality.

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This s single -related article is a stub. The song was written ininspired by a television documentary on Apartheid South Africa seen diffre Siffre in which white soldiers were filmed shooting at black civilians in the street. The clip in question labi siffre something inside so strong a white soldier shooting indiscriminately at a group of black strkng South African children.

This page was last edited on 18 Novemberat Prior to watching the heinous scene in the Apartheid clip, Siffre had long retired from the music industry, but the sheer brutality he witnessed in the clip forced him to come out of his retirement and pen this protest song to strongly oppose the Apartheid regime in South Africa.

Something inside so strong

The song was featured in an advertisement for the Peugeot in Retrieved 21 September Your email address will not be published. Despite not winning a Grammy, the song has over the years won a number of very famous music awards, most sfifre the prestigious Ivor Novello Award.

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Views Read Edit View history. And yes, Siffre is openly gay! The lyrics of the song, which were written inwere inspired by a very unpleasant clip from a documentary on Apartheid South Africa that Siffre watched on television.

It won the Ivor Novello Award for “Best Song Musically and Lyrically”, and has been used in Amnesty International campaigns, a television advertisement and Alice Walker ‘s film against female genital mutilation: Since the song came out innumerous artists have covered it.

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