Harvest for the world    (video)

 

    F#m - Bm -  C

 

    C - G - Bb       - C - G - Bb       - C - G - D - E    - C - D

 

     Am               Bm      D                  E

1. All babies together, everyone a seed,

     Am                 Bm          D                  E

    half of us are satisfied, half of us in need.

     Am                   Bm     D                            E

    Love’s bountiful in us, tarnished by our greed,

             Am                          D                      C

    oh, when will there be a harvest for the world !

 

+  C - G - Bb       - C - G - Bb       - C - G - D - E     - C - D

 

   Am                Bm      D                             E

2.     A nation planted so concerned with gain,

    Am                    Bm                    D                        E

    as the seasons come and go greater grows the pain.

           Am        Bm     D                E

    And far too many feeling the strain,

             Am                          D                      C

    oh, when will there be a harvest for the world !

 

+  C - G - Bb       - C - G - Bb       - C - G - D - E     - C - D

 

     Em                  Bm  Em                Am

+  Gather every man, gather every woman,

    Em                  Bm  Em                            Am       Bm

    celebrate new life, give thanks for your children, oh.

      Em               Bm   Em            Am

    Gather every one, gather all together,

    Em               Bm    Em                  Am                  C

    overlooking love, hoping life gets better for the world.

 

+  C - G - Bb       - C - G - Bb       - C - G - D - E     - C - D

 

       Am                   Bm              D                  E

3. Dress me up for battle when all I want is peace,

      Am                   Bm                  D                               E

    those of us who pay the price come home with the least.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

             Am             Bm     D                  E

    And nation after nation turning into beasts,

             Am                          D                      C

    oh, when will there be a harvest for the world !

 

+  C - G - Bb   - C - G - Bb (8x with varying bits of lyrics)

 

 

    (The Isley Brothers)