Zion Train

Chords and lyrics for Zion Train by Bob Marley

C 
Zion train is  
G 
coming our  
Am 
way;
F 
 
The  
C 
Zion train is  
G 
coming our  
Am 
way;
F 
 
C 
Oh, people,  
G 
get on board!
Am 
(you 
 
better
F 
get on board!)
C 
Thank the Lord
G 
(praise 
 
Fari)
Am 
-
F 
 
I  
C 
gotta catch a train, ’cause there  
G 
is no other station;
Am 
F 
C 
Then you going in the  
G 
same direction (
Am 
ooh-ooh).
F 
 
C 
Zion train is  
G 
coming our  
Am 
way;
F 
 
The  
C 
Zion train is  
G 
coming our  
Am 
way;
F 
 
C 
Which man can save his  
G 
brother’s 
 
soul?
Am 
(save 
 
your
F 
brother’s 
 
soul)
C 
Oh man, it’s just  
G 
self 
 
control.
Am 
(oo-hoo
F 
-oo!)
C 
Don’t gain the world and  
G 
lose your soul
Am 
(just 
 
don’t
F 
lose your soul)
C 
Wisdom is better than  
G 
silver and gold  
Am 
-  
F 
To the bridge (ooh-ooh!)
 
Oh,  
F 
where there’s a  
G 
will,
F 
There’s always a  
G 
way.
F 
Where there’s a  
G 
will,
F 
There’s always a  
G 
way (way, way, way, way),
 
C 
Soul train is  
G 
coming our  
Am 
way;
F 
er!
C 
Zion train is  
G 
coming our  
Am 
way;
F 
 
C 
Two thousand years of  
G 
history 
 
 
Am 
(histo
F 
-ry)
 
Could  
C 
not be wiped away so  
G 
easily.
Am 
F 
C 
Two thousand years of  
G 
history 
 
 
Am 
(Black 
 
histo
F 
-ry)
C 
Could not be wiped so  
G 
easily 
 
 
Am 
(could not be wiped so
F 
easily).
 
Oh, children,  
C 
Zion train is  
G 
comin’ our  
Am 
way; get on
F 
board 
 
now!
 
They said the  
C 
Zion train is  
G 
comin’ our  
Am 
way;
F 
C 
You got a ticket, so  
G 
thank the Lord!
Am 
F 
C 
Zion’s train is -
G 
Zion’s train is  
Am 
- Zion’s train is
F 
– Zion’s train -
 
They said the  
C 
soul train is  
G 
coming our  
Am 
way;
F 
 
They said the  
C 
soul train is  
G 
coming our  
Am 
way;
F 
 
 
C 
 
G 
 
Am 
 
F 

Zimbabwe

Chords and lyrics for Zimbabwe by Bob Marley

C#m 
Every man gott
Bm 
a right to decide  
F#m 
his own  
D 
destiny
C#m 
And in thi
Bm 
s judgement th
F#m 
ere’s 
 
no
D 
partiality
C#m 
So arm i
Bm 
n arms, with arm
F#m 
s, we will fight  
D 
this little struggle
C#m 
Cause that’s the
Bm 
only way we c
F#m 
an overcome our li
D 
ttle 
 
trouble
 
Brother you’re  
C#m 
right. You’re right
 
You’re  
Bm 
right. You’re right. You
F#m 
‘re 
 
 
D 
so 
 
right
 
We gonna  
C#m 
fight, we’ll have t
Bm 
 
fight
 
We gonna  
F#m 
fight, fight fo
D 
r our rights
 
D 
Natty Dread it ina  
E 
Zimbabwe
D 
Set it up ina  
E 
Zimbabwe
D 
Mash it up ina  
E 
Zimbabwe
D 
Africans a liberate  
E 
Zimbabwe

Work

Chords and lyrics for Work by Bob Marley

Bm 
We, Jah people can
G 
make 
 
it
Bm 
work;
G 
Come 
 
to-
Bm 
gether 
 
and
G 
make 
 
it
Bm 
work, 
 
yea
G 
h!
Bm 
We… can make it work; we… can make it work.
 
Bm 
Five days to
Em 
go
Bm 
; working for t
F#7 
he next day;
Bm 
Four days to
Em 
go
Bm 
; working for t
F#7 
he next day. Say we got:
Bm 
Three days to
Em 
go 
 
now
Bm 
; working for t
F#7 
he next day;
Bm 
Two days to
Em 
go 
 
(ooh)
Bm 
; working for t
F#7 
he next day. Say we got:
Bm 
One day to
Em 
go
Bm 
; working for th
F#7 
e… every day is…
 
Bm 
Work
E7 
.
Bm 
Work
E7 
,
Bm 
Work
E7 
,
Bm 
Work
E7 
!
Bm 
We… can make it work; we… can make it work.
 
Bm 
We, Jah people can
G 
make 
 
it
Bm 
work;
G 
Come 
 
to-
Bm 
gether 
 
and
G 
make 
 
it
Bm 
wor
G 
k.
Bm 
We… can make it work; we… can make it work. We got;
 
Bm 
Five days to
Em 
go
Bm 
; working for t
F#7 
he next day;
Bm 
Four days to
Em 
go
Bm 
; working for t
F#7 
he next day. Say we got:
Bm 
Three days to
Em 
go 
 
now
Bm 
; working for t
F#7 
he next day, yes,
Bm 
Two days to
Em 
go 
 
(ooh)
Bm 
; working for t
F#7 
he next day. Say we got:
Bm 
One day to
Em 
go
Bm 
; working for
F#7 
… everyday is…
 
Bm 
Work, 
 
bup-oo-ah
E7 
!
Bm 
(Work!) I work in the
E7 
mid-day 
 
sun;
Bm 
(Work!) I work till the
E7 
evening 
 
come!
Bm 
(Work!) If ya ain’t got
E7 
nothing to do!
Bm 
(Work!
E7 
 
Oooh…
 
Bm 
 
Em 
 
A 
 
G 
 
F#7 
 
E7 

Whos The Cap Fit

Chords and lyrics for Whos The Cap Fit by Bob Marley

A# 
Man to man is so unjust, children:
Cm 
Ya don’t know who to trust.
 
A# 
Your worst enemy could be your best friend,
Cm 
And your best friend your worst enemy.
 
D# 
Some will eat an
F 
d drink with you,
D# 
Then behind them
F 
su-su ‘pon you.
D# 
Only your friend
F 
know your secrets,
D# 
So only he co
F 
uld reveal it.
 
Gm 
And who the cap fit,
Cm 
let them wear it!
Gm 
Who the cap fit, let
Cm 
them wear it!
Gm 
Said ah throw meh co
Cm 
rn, me no call no fowl;
 
Ah sa
Gm 
ying, 
 
“Cook-cook-cook,
Cm 
cluk-cluk-cluk.”
 
A# 
Some will hate you, pretend they love you now,
Cm 
Then behind they try to eliminate you.
A# 
But who Jah bless, no one curse;
 
T
Cm 
hank God, we’re past the worst.
 
D# 
Hypocrites 
 
and
F 
parasites
D# 
Will come up and
F 
take a bite.
D# 
And if your nigh
F 
t should turn to day,
D# 
Ah lot of people
F 
would run away.
 
Gm 
And who the cap fit,
Cm 
let them wear it!
Gm 
Who the cap fit, let
Cm 
them wear it!
Gm 
Said ah throw meh corn,
Cm 
me no call no fowl;
 
Ah sa
Gm 
ying, 
 
“Cook-cook-cook,
Cm 
cluk-cluk-cluk.
 
D# 
Some will eat an
F 
d drink with you,
D# 
Then behind them
F 
su-su ‘pon you. yeah!
D# 
And if your nigh
F 
t should turn to day,
D# 
Ah lot of people
F 
would run away.
 
Gm 
And who the cap fit,
Cm 
let them wear it!
Gm 
Who the cap fit, let
Cm 
them wear it!
Gm 
Said ah throw meh co
Cm 
rn, me no call no fowl;
 
Ah sa
Gm 
ying, 
 
“Cook-cook-cook,
Cm 
cluk-cluk-cluk.
Gm 
Cook-cook-cook, 
 
 
Cm 
cluk-cluk-cluk
Gm 
throw meh corn, me
Cm 
no call no fowl

Who The Cap Fit

Chords and lyrics for Who The Cap Fit by Bob Marley

 
Man t
G 
o man is…. Chi
Am 
ldren you dont know who to trust
 
Your w
G 
orst enemy.. An
Am 
d your best friend your worst enemy
 
Some w
C 
ill eat and drink with  
D 
you
 
Then b
C 
ehind themselves upon yo
D 
u
 
Only y
C 
our friends know your se
D 
crets
 
So on
C 
ly he could reveal th
D 
em
 
And wh
Em 
o that cap fit  
Am 
Let them wear it
 
And wh
Em 
o that cap fit  
Am 
Let them wear it

Who Colt The Game

Chords and lyrics for Who Colt The Game by Bob Marley

F# 
Who colt the game
B 
F# 
Who colt the game
B 
D#m 
It’s not natt
G#m 
 
dready
D#m 
It must be bal
G#m 
 
heady
B 
Somebody play the  
C# 
wrong 
 
domino
B 
And want the world to  
C# 
flollow
B 
Someone is fillin’ their  
C# 
sack
B 
In a completry?  
C# 
black
F# 
Who colt the gam
B 
e
F# 
A you colt the gam
B 
e
D#m 
Why you play the ba
G#m 
 
card
D#m 
Now we catch you of
G#m 
 
guard
B 
Natty dread want to  
C# 
shuffle
B 
Not lookin’ for  
C# 
nothin’ to scuffle now
B 
Natty dread want to  
C# 
shuffle
B 
Not lookin’ for  
C# 
nothin’ to scuffle now
F# 
Who colt the game
B 
F# 
Who colt the game
B 
D#m 
One way in, one wa
G#m 
 
out
D#m 
Some a holler some  
G#m 
 
shout
B 
Natty dread want to  
C# 
shuffle
B 
Not lookin’ for  
C# 
nothin’ to scuffle now
B 
Natty dread want to  
C# 
shuffle
B 
Not lookin’ for  
C# 
no-one to hassle now
F# 
You colt the game
B 
F# 
Divided 
 
in
B 
D#m 
Why you play the ba
G#m 
 
card
D#m 
Now we catch you of
G#m 
 
guard
B 
Somebody play the  
C# 
wrong 
 
domino
B 
And cause the rest to  
C# 
follow
B 
Someoen is fillin’ ya  
C# 
sack
B 
Well it’s a completry?  
C# 
black
F# 
Who colt the game
B 
F# 
Who colt the game
B 
F# 
Now bout to fill your
B 
sack
F# 
It’s a completry
B 
black
F# 
Natty dread want to
B 
shuffle
F# 
Natty dread want to
B 
shout
F# 
Colt and col
B 
t
F# 
Colt and colt
B 
F# 
Speak the truth and do it
B 
ever
F# 
Who colt the gam
B 
e
F# 
’cause once you did it you’ll do it  
B 
again
F# 
Who colt the game
B 

We And Dem

Chords and lyrics for We And Dem by Bob Marley

Bm 
 
Am 
We no know how we and dem a-go work this out, oy!
 
Bm 
But 
 
someon
Em 
e will ‘ave to pay,
C 
For the innocent  
D 
blood,
 
That they,
Bm 
shed 
 
every
Em 
day.
 
Oh,  
C 
children, mark my  
D 
word;
 
It’s what the  
Bm 
Bible
Em 
say
D 
 
yeah
C 
 
yeah!
 
Am 
We no know how we and dem a-go work this out, oy!
 
Bm 
But in th
Em 
 
beginning,
 
Jah cre-
C 
ated 
 
every-
D 
thing;
Bm 
He 
 
gave
Em 
man 
 
do
C 
m-inion over al
D 
 
things.
Bm 
But now it’s too
Em 
late;
 
You see,  
C 
men has lost their  
D 
faith, 
 
hey-ey-hey!
Bm 
Eating 
 
up
Em 
all the flesh fro
C 
m off th
D 
e earth, eh!
 
Am 
We no know how we and dem a-go work this out, oy!
 
Am 
We no know how we and dem a-go work this out; them a flesh and bone!
 
Bm 
But we  
Em 
now have no f
C 
riends, 
 
in-
D 
a high socie-ty, yeah,
 
We no  
Bm 
have 
 
no
Em 
friends; 
 
oh
C 
, mark my ident
D 
i-ty.
 
We no  
Bm 
have 
 
no
Em 
friends..
C 
 
o
D 
h-oh, 
 
yeah!
 
Am 
We no know how we and dem a-go work it out, (no, we no know),
 
Bm 
 
Am 
 
Em 
 
C 
 
D 

War

Chords and lyrics for War by Bob Marley

Bbm 
Until the ph
Ab7 
i-losophy, 
 
wh
Bbm 
ich hold one ra
Ab7 
ce 
 
su-perior,
 
And a-
Bbm 
nothe
Ab7 
r; 
 
 
Bbm 
in-f
Ab7 
erior.
 
Is  
Bbm 
finall
Ab7 
y,  
Bbm 
and 
 
perman
Ab7 
ently,
 
Dis-
Bbm 
credite
Ab7 
d, an
Bbm 
 
a-ban
Ab7 
doned,
 
Everywhere is  
Bbm 
war
Ab7 
, me  
Bbm 
say
Ab7 
war.
 
Bbm 
That until th
Ab7 
ere no longe
Bbm 
r, first class,
 
And second class  
Ab7 
citizens, of an
Bbm 
 
nat
Ab7 
ion.
Bbm 
Until the colour of  
Ab7 
a man’s skin, is
Bbm 
of no more si
Ab7 
gnifi-cance,
 
Than the  
Bbm 
colour of his eye
Ab7 
s; me  
Bbm 
say
Ab7 
war.
 
Bbm 
That until the
Ab7 
basic human rights,
 
Are  
Bbm 
equally guaranteed t
Ab7 
 
all,
 
Without  
Bbm 
regard to rac
Ab7 
e; di
Bbm 
 
a
Ab7 
-war.
 
That  
Bbm 
until that da
Ab7 
y,  
Bbm 
the dream of la
Ab7 
sting 
 
peace,
Bbm 
World 
 
citize
Ab7 
n-sh
Bbm 
ip, rule of  
Ab7 
inter-nati
Bbm 
onal 
 
 
Ab7 
mo-rality,
 
Will re-
Bbm 
main in but a fleeting i
Ab7 
l-lusion,
 
To be pur-
Bbm 
sue
Ab7 
d, but never
Bbm 
at-t
Ab7 
ained,
 
Now everywhere is  
Bbm 
war
Ab7 
.  
Bbm 
 
Ab7 
War.
 
Bbm 
And until t
Ab7 
he 
 
ig-noble,
Bbm 
and un-happy regimes,
 
That  
Ab7 
hold our brothers in A
Bbm 
n-g
Ab7 
ola
Bbm 
, in Moz
Ab7 
ambique,
 
South  
Bbm 
Afric
Ab7 
a, subhu
Bbm 
man 
 
bo
Ab7 
ndage,
 
Have been  
Bbm 
topple
Ab7 
d, utterly  
Bbm 
des-t
Ab7 
royed,
 
Well, everywhere is  
Bbm 
war
Ab7 
, me  
Bbm 
say
Ab7 
war.
 
Bbm 
War in the Eas
Ab7 
t, 
 
 
Bbm 
war in the
Ab7 
West.
Bbm 
War up Nort
Ab7 
h, 
 
 
Bbm 
war down  
Ab7 
South.
Bbm 
War, 
 
wa
Ab7 
r, 
 
 
Bbm 
rumours 
 
o
Ab7 
 
war.
 
Bbm 
And until tha
Ab7 
 
da
Bbm 
y, the Afri
Ab7 
can 
 
conti-nent,
 
Will  
Bbm 
not know peac
Ab7 
e, 
 
 
Bbm 
we 
 
Africans
Ab7 
will 
 
fight.
 
We find it  
Bbm 
necessar
Ab7 
y,  
Bbm 
and we know we  
Ab7 
shall 
 
win,
 
As  
Bbm 
we are confiden
Ab7 
t, in  
Bbm 
the 
 
vi
Ab7 
ctory, of go
Bbm 
od 
 
 
Ab7 
over 
 
evil.
 
Bbm 
Good 
 
over
Ab7 
evil, 
 
yea
Bbm 
h! 
 
 
Ab7 
Good over evil.
 
Good over  
Bbm 
evil, 
 
yea
Ab7 
h! Good o
Bbm 
ver
Ab7 
evil.
 
Bbm 
 
Ab7 

Want More

Chords and lyrics for Want More by Bob Marley

Bm 
Now you get, what you want, do you want more?
G9 
Bm 
Now you get, what you want, do you want more?
G9 
(Want 
 
more?)
 
Bm 
You think it’s the end, but  
Em 
it’s just the beginning.
 
You  
Bm 
think it’s the end, but it’s
Em 
just the beginning.
 
Go  
Bm 
down back-biter, down back-bite,
Em 
down back-biter, down back-bite.
 
Go  
Bm 
down back-biter, down back-bite,
Em 
down back-biter, down back-bite.
 
Bm 
They stab you in the back, and
Em 
they claim that you’re not looking.
 
But Jah  
Bm 
have them in the region, in the
Em 
valley of decision.
 
They  
Bm 
stab you in the back, and they
Em 
claim that you’re not looking.
 
But Jah  
Bm 
have them in the region, in the
Em 
valley of decision.
 
Go  
Bm 
down back-biter, down back-bite, go
Em 
down back-biter, down back-bite.
 
Bm 
Now you get, what you want, do you want more?
G9 
Bm 
Now you get, what you want, do you want more?
G9 
Bm 
Now you get, what you want, do you want more?
G9 
 
You  
Bm 
think it’s the end; do you want more
G9 
? (Want more?)
 
Bm 
Go down back-biter, down back-bi
Em 
te, down back-biter, down back-bite.
 
Go  
Bm 
down back-biter, down back-bite,
Em 
down back-biter, down back-bite.
 
They  
Bm 
stab you in the back, and they
Em 
claim that you’re not looking.
 
But Jah  
Bm 
have them in the region, in the
Em 
valley of decision.
 
Bm 
Now; what you want?
Em 
Want more, want more?
Bm 
Now; what you get?
Em 
Want more, want more?
 
Bm 
Now, now; do you want more?
G9 
 
You  
Em 
think it’s the end, (think it’s the end),
 
Do you want more?  
G9 
(Want 
 
more?)
 
Bm 
(Now; what you want?
Em 
Want more, want more?)
Bm 
(Now; what you get?
Em 
Want more, want more?)
 
Bm 
 
G9 
 
Em 

Waiting In Vain New Key

Chords and lyrics for Waiting In Vain New Key by Bob Marley

 
I
E 
don’t wanna wait in v
A 
ain for your
Am 
love;
 
I
E 
don’t wanna wait in va
A 
in for your
Am 
love.
 
F
E 
rom the very first time I  
A 
rest my eyes on you, girl,
 
M
E 
y heart says follow throu
A 
gh.
 
B
E 
ut I know now that I’m wa
A 
y down on your line,
 
B
E 
ut the waiting feel is fin
A 
e
 
’cause
A 
if summer is  
B 
here,
 
I’m  
G#m 
still waiting t
F#m 
here;
 
Wi
A 
nter is he
B 
re,
 
An
G#m 
d I’m still w
F#m 
aiting 
 
there.