Everything I Desire

Intro: [Soloist + (Ensemble)]
Tha-na-na-na (Tha-na-na-na)
tha-na-na-na-na-na-na-na (tha-na-na-na)
tha-na-na-na (tha-na-na-na)
tha-na-na-na-na-na-na-na (tha-na-na-na)
tha-na-na-na (tha-na-na-na)
tha-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na-na (tha-na-na-na)
tha-na-na-na (tha-na-na-na) tha-na-na-na-na-na-na-nan (tha-na-na-na)

Chorus: [Soloist + (Ensemble) + {choir}]
You are my friend (You are my friend) {Ameni Ameni}
Oh, You are my joy (You are my joy) {Ameni Ameni}
You are my comforter (You are my comforter) {Ameni Ameni}
You are everything I desire (everything I desire) {everything I desire}
When I feel (When I feel) {Ameni Ameni }
So sad and lonely (sad and lonely) {Ameni Ameni}
You are the first (You are the first) {Ameni Ameni}
On my mind (On my mind) {On my mind} REPEAT

Verse 1: [Soloist 1 <English translation> + (Choir)]
Ungumngani wami <You are my friend> (Thi tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
Ebumnandini <In joyful times> (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
Ebunzimeni <In times of joy> (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
Awuguquki <You never change> (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
We Somandla <O, dear Lord> (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
Ngiya abonga <I do thank you> (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
Wen ababa <For you never change> (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
Awuguquki <You stay the same> (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)


Verse 2: [Soloist1 + (Choir)]
When you are in need (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
Call on Jesus (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
He's got the power (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
To lift you up! (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
When you are in need (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
Call on Jesus (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
He's got the power (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)
To lift you up! (thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na)

Bridge: [Soloist1 + (Choir) <English translation>]
Ngi-zo-ku khon-za, (Khon-za) Nga-zo zonk' I-zi-kha-thi (Zonk I-zi-kha-thi) <I will praise You at all times with love in my heart>
Ngo-than-do (Ngo-than-do) enh-li-zwen-i (enh-li-zwen-i) <in my heart>
Ngi-zo-ku khon-za, (Kho-n za) Nga-zo zonk' I-zi-kha-thi (Zonk I-zi-kha-thi) <I will praise You at all times with love in my heart>
Ngo-than-do (Ngo-than-do) enh-li-zwen-i (enh-li-zwen-i) <in my heart>

Chorus: [Soloist + (Ensemble) + {choir}]
You are my friend (You are my friend) {Ameni Ameni}
Oh, You are my joy (You are my joy) {Ameni Ameni}
You are my comforter (You are my comforter) {Ameni Ameni}
You are everything I desire (everything I desire) {everything I desire}
When I feel (When I feel) {Ameni Ameni }
So sad and lonely (sad and lonely) {Ameni Ameni}
You are the first (You are the first) {Ameni Ameni}
On my mind (On my mind) {On my mind}

Outro/Ending:
Thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na    thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na   thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na thi, tha-na-na-na