(Sung in Swahili)

Refrain:
Shangilia! Piga kelele kwa Bwana (Rejoice! Make a joyful noise unto the Lord)
Shangilia! Msifu Bwana wa mabwana (Rejoice! Praise the Lord of Lords) (Repeat)

Ametukuka milele, ametukuka (He’s exalted forever, He’s exalted) x6

(From the Top)

Eh Bwana, Jina lako la milele (Oh Lord, Your Name is everlasting)
Kumbukumbu la vizazi hata vizazi (A remembrance from generation to generation) (Repeat)

Mataifa yote, msifu Bwana (Praise the Lord, all nations)
Enyi watu wote, mhimidini (Praise Him, all people) (Repeat)

Msifuni kwa mvumo baragumu (Praise Him with trumpet sound)
Msifuni kwa kinanda na kinubi (Praise Him with the lute and strings)
Msifuni kwa matari na kucheza (Praise Him with tambourine and dance)
Kila pumzi na amsifu Bwana! (Let everything that has breath praise the Lord)

Ametukuka milele, ametukuka (He’s exalted forever, He’s exalted) x6

(Refrain)

Ametukuka milele, ametukuka (He’s exalted forever, He’s exalted) x6