Three Little Birds chords




You can learn how to play Three Little Birds by Bob Marley & The Wailers!

On what can only be described as the best B side to an album ever recorded, we find Three Little Birds as the second to last song.

The 1977 Exodus B-side has the following tracks: Jamming, Waiting In Vain, Turn Your Lights Down Low, Three Little Birds, One Love/People Get Ready.

Exodus propelled Bob Marley to superstardom and made him one of our time’s best-loved songwriters and singers.

The seemingly simple chords of Three Little Birds make this song sound as if it has always been around. It always will be, that’s for sure!


Three Little Birds chords and lyrics


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| A | A | D | A |
Don’t worry, about a thing. ’Cause every little thing is gonna be alright.
| A | A | D | A |
Singing, don’t worry, about a thing. ‘Cause every little thing is gonna be alright.

| A | E |
Rise up this morning, smiled with the rising sun.
| A | D |
Three little birds pitch by my doorstep.
| A | E |
Singing sweet songs of melodies pure and true.
| D | A |
Saying, “This is my message to you-ou-ou”.

| A | A | D | A |
Singing, don’t worry, about a thing. ’Cause every little thing is gonna be alright.
| A | A | D | A |
Singing, don’t worry, about a thing (don’t worry). ‘Cause every little thing is gonna be alright.

| A | E |
Rise up this morning, smiled with the rising sun.
| A | D |
Three little birds, pitch by my doorstep.
| A | E |
Singing sweet songs of melodies pure and true.
| D | A |
Saying, “This is my message to you-ou-ou”.

| A | A | D | A |
Singing, don’t worry, about a thing (worry about a thing, oh). ‘Cause every little thing is gonna be alright (don’t worry).
| A | A | D | A |
Singing, don’t worry about a thing (I won’t worry). ‘Cause every little thing is gonna be alright.

| A | A | D | A |
Singing, don’t worry about a thing. ‘Cause every little thing is gonna be alright (I won’t worry).
| A | A | D | A |
Singing, “Don’t worry about a thing. ‘Cause every little thing is gonna be alright.
| A | A | D | A |
Singing, don’t worry about a thing (don’t worry about a thing). ‘Cause every little thing is gonna be alright.


Bob Marley

Bob Marley was a Jamaican singer, songwriter, guitarist, and activist.

Marley is the most widely known performer of reggae music and is regarded by many as a prophet of the Rastafarian religion. Few artists have had such widespread recognition as Bob Marley.

Go to Bob Marley – Biography.


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