Wednesday, October 3, 2018

3 Chord Ukulele Songs

                     
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The Lion Sleeps Tonight

C
In the Jungle,
        F
the mighty jungle,
        C                    G7
the lion sleeps tonight.
C
In the jungle,
         F
the quiet jungle,
          C               G7
the lion sleeps tonight.

       C
Ah weeeeee 
F              C               G7
Eeee ee  E um um away  (REPEAT)

C
Near the village,
          F
the peaceful village,
         C                 G7
the lions sleeps tonight.
C
Near the village,
          F
the peaceful village,
         C                G7
the lion sleeps tonight.

       C
Ah weeeeee 
F              C               G7
Eeee ee  E um um away  (REPEAT)

C
Hush my darling,
            F
don't fear my darling,
         C                   G7
the lions sleeps tonight.
C
Hush my darling,
           F
don't fear my darling,
         C                  G7
the lion sleeps tonight.

       C
Ah weeeeee 
F              C               G7
Eeee ee  E um um away  (REPEAT)

Silent Night

C
Silent night! Holy night!
G7            C
All is calm, all is bright
F                C
Round yon Virgin Mother and Child
F               C
Holy Infant so tender and mild
G7                C
Sleep in heavenly peace,
C        G7        C
sleep in heavenly peace.

C
Silent night! Holy night!
G7              C
Shepherds quake at the sight,
F                   C
Radiant beams from Thy holy face,
F                C
with the dawn of Redeeming grace,
G7                C
Sleep in heavenly peace,
C        G7       C
sleep in heavenly peace.

Happy Birthday

C                              G7
Happy Birthday to you
G7                            C
Happy Birthday to you
C                               F
Happy birthday dear _____
            C          G7   C
Happy birthday to you

Rockin Robin

C
He rocks in the tree-tops all day long,

hoppin' and a boppin' and a-singin' his song.

All the little birds on Jaybird Street,
                             C
love to hear the robin goin' tweet, tweet, tweet.

             F
Rockin' Robin..(tweet, tweet, tweet.)
             C
rockin' Robin..(tweet, tweedely-dee.)
        G7                                           F                            C         G7
Well, go rockin' Robin cause you're really gonna rock, tonight.

Take Me Out to the Ball Game

C                            G7
Take me out to the Ball Game
C                             G7
Take me out to the crowd
F
Buy me some peanuts and cracker jacks
G7
I don't care if I ever get back
                C                                       G7
Cause it's “Root, Root Root” for the Cubbies
     C                            F
If they don't win it's a shame
               C                                                               F   G7   C
And it's “One! Two! Thre strikes you're out!” at the old ball game!

Twinkle Twinkle

C                F      C
Twinkle, twinkle little star.
F     C      G7       C
How I wonder what you are.
C   F        C        G7
Up above the world so high,
C      F       C      G7
Like a diamond in the sky.
C                F      C
Twinkle, twinkle little star.
F     C      G7       C
How I wonder what you are.

C            F        C
When I go to sleep at night
F           C     G7        C
Please keep me within your sight
C           F      C        G7
Please keep watch upon the earth
C        F         C       G7
Keep it safe till morning light
C               F      C
Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
F     C       G7      C
How I wonder what you are

Oh Susanna

     C                                                                G7
Oh I come from Alabama with a banjo on my knee,
       C                                        G7             C
I'm going to Louisiana, my true love for to see
   C                                                                        G7
It rained all night the day I left, the weather it was dry
        C                                         G7                         C
The sun so hot I froze to death; Susanna, don't you cry.

F            C                               G7
Oh, Susanna, don't you cry for me
           C
For I come from Alabama,
              G7                C
with my banjo on my knee.

  C                                                                           G7
I had a dream the other night when everything was still,
   C                                  G7                 C
I thought I saw Susanna coming up the hill,
          C                                                                               G7
The buckwheat cake was in her mouth, the tear was in her eye,
                 C                                                G7                     C
I said I'm coming home from Dixieland, Susanna don't you cry.

F            C                                 G7
Oh, Susanna, don't you cry for me
          C
For I come from Alabama,
              G7               C
with my banjo on my knee.

This Land Is Your Land

                      F                                               C
This land is your land, and this land is my land
                  G7                                       C
From California, to the New York Island
                                    F                                             C
From the Redwood Forest, to the Gulf stream waters,
G7                                                      C
this land was made for you and me

                   F                               C
As I was walking a ribbon of highway
          G7                                   C
I saw above me an endless skyway
           F                                C
I saw below me a golden valley
G7                                                      C
This land was made for you and me

                     F                                          C
This land is your land, and this land is my land
                      G7                                  C
From California, to the New York Island
                                     F                                             C
From the Redwood Forest, to the Gulf stream waters,
G7                                                     C
this land was made for you and me

                              F                                                     C
I've roamed and rambled and I've followed my footsteps
                                  G7                                  C
To the sparkling sands of her diamond deserts
                  F                                    C
And all around me a voice was sounding
G7                                                      C
This land was made for you and me

                      F                                               C
This land is your land, and this land is my land
                 G7                                       C
From California, to the New York Island
                                    F                                              C
From the Redwood Forest, to the Gulf stream waters,
G7                                                     C
this land was made for you and me

                              F                             C
The sun comes shining as I was strolling
                               G7                                             C 
The wheat fields waving and the dust clouds rolling
                       F                                 C
The fog was lifting a voice come chanting
G7                                                      C
This land was made for you and me

                        F                                            C
This land is your land, and this land is my land
                G7                                         C
From California, to the New York Island
                                      F                                            C
From the Redwood Forest, to the Gulf stream waters,
G7                                                    C
this land was made for you and me

                    F                          C
As I was walkin'  -  I saw a sign there
                  G7                            C
And that sign said - no tress passin'
                    F                                              C
But on the other side  .... it didn't say nothin!
         G7                                                       C
Now that side was made for you and me!

                        F                                              C
This land is your land, and this land is my land
                  G7                                      C
From California, to the New York Island
                                    F                                              C
From the Redwood Forest, to the Gulf stream waters,
G7                                                     C
this land was made for you and me

                                       F                                             C
In the squares of the city - In the shadow of the steeple
                           G7                           C
Near the relief office - I see my people
                            F                                          C
And some are grumblin' and some are wonderin'
    G7                                                        C
If this land's still made for you and me.

                       F                                              C
This land is your land, and this land is my land
                 G7                                       C
From California, to the New York Island
                                     F                                              C
From the Redwood Forest, to the Gulf stream waters,
G7                                                    C
this land was made for you and me
G7                                                     C
this land was made for you and me

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