In celebration of International Day of Democracy, YIAGA AFRICA, the World Movement for Democracy (WMD) and the African Movement of Democracy (AMD) release the single ‘Democracy’ of the Music as a Messenger for Democracy Project.

The message in the lyrics “Democracy” decries dictatorship and greed, absolute power and corruption, awakens the conscience and serves as a reminder that we deserve democracy and freedom and rights—but also that we must fight to gain and protect them.

Musicians featured on the song include Moonaya (Senegal), Master Soumy (Mali), Awa Bling (Gambia), Killa Ace (Gambia), Cill (Nigeria) and Elom (Togo).

The lyrics are in French, English, Wolof.