John Lennon – Happy Christmas (War Is Over) Ukulele Chords

The original recording is in the key of A

   

Voice Range: CG (1 octave + 8 half tones) – how to use this?

 

1 & 2 & 3 &
▼   ▼ ▲ ▼ ▲

You do the strumming pattern once for every variation of the chord here:

   F         Gm        C         F
A|-0-0-0-0-|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-0-0-0-0-|
E|-1-0-3-1-|-3-2-5-3-|-1-0-0-0-|-1-0-3-1-|
C|-0-0-0-0-|-2-2-2-2-|-0-0-2-0-|-0-0-0-0-|
G|-2-2-2-2-|-0-0-0-0-|-0-0-0-0-|-2-2-2-2-|
   A#        Cm        F         A#
A|-1-0-3-1-|-3-2-5-3-|-1-0---0-|-1-0-3-1-|
E|-1-1-1-1-|-3-3-3-3-|-1-1-3-1-|-1-1-1-1-|
C|-2-2-2-2-|-3-3-3-3-|-0-0-0-0-|-2-2-2-2-|
G|-3-3-3-3-|-0-0-0-0-|-2-2-2-2-|-3-3-3-3-|

 

Verse:
So this is FChristmas and what have you Gmdone
Another year Cover and a new one just Fbegun
And so this is A#Christmas I hope you have Cmfun
The near and the Fdear one, the old and the A#young

 

Chorus:
A very Merry D#Christmas
And a happy New FYear
Let’s hope it’s a Cmgood one   D#
Without any A#fear      C

 

Verse:
And so this is FChristmas for weak and for Gmstrong
For rich and the Cpoor ones the world is so Fwrong
And so happy A#Christmas for black and for Cmwhite
For yellow and Fred ones let’s stop all the A#fight

 

Chorus:
A very Merry D#Christmas
And a happy New FYear
Let’s hope it’s a Cmgood one   D#
Without any A#fear      C

 

Verse:
So this is FChristmas and what have we Gmdone
Another year Cover and a new one just Fbegun
And so this is A#Christmas I hope you have Cmfun
The near and the Fdear one, the old and the A#young

 

Chorus:
A very Merry D#Christmas
And a happy New FYear
Let’s hope it’s a Cmgood one   D#
Without any A#fear      C

 

Outro:
FWar is over, Gmif you want it
CWar is over Fnow

Happy Xmas