Bob Marley Profile

About Bob Marley

Robert Nesta Marley, OM (6 February 1945 – 11 May 1981) was a Jamaican singer-songwriter, musician and guitarist who achieved international fame and acclaim, blending mostly reggae, ska and rocksteady in his compositions. Starting out in 1963 with the group the Wailers, he forged a distinctive songwriting and vocal style that would later resonate with audiences worldwide. The Wailers would go on to release some of the earliest reggae records with producer Lee "Scratch" Perry.

A, F#m  D (x2)

[Chorus 1]

(F#m        D)
Live if you want to live;
A                          F#m
(Rastaman vibration, yeah, positive).
Thats what we got to give;
A                      F#m
(I'n'I vibration yeah, positive).
Got to have a good vibe!
A                      F#m
(Iyaman iration, yeah, Irie ites!)
A                          F#m      D
(Positive vibration, yeah, positive).

[Verse 1]

If you get down and you quarrel everyday,
You're saying prayers to the devils, I say.
Why not help one another on the way?
Make it much easier, (just a little bit easier).
Say you just can't live that negative way,
If you know what I mean; make way for the positive day.

[Bridge 1]

        D    C#m
'Cos its news, news and days,
D        C#m
New time.
              D          C#m
And if it's a new feelin', yeah!
          D        C#m        F#m
Said its a new sign;  oh, what a new day.


Pickin' up; are you pickin' up now?
Jah love, Jah love, (protect us).
Jah love, Jah love, (protect us).
Jah love, Jah love, (Pro-tect us).

[Chorus 2]

A                          F#m        D
Rastaman vibration, yeah, (positive).
A                      F#m      D
I'n'I vibration, yeah, positive.
A                      F#m        D
Iyaman iration, yeah, (Irie ites!)
A                          F#m      D
Positive vibration, yeah, (positive).


Pickin' up; are you pickin' up now?
Pickin up; are you pickin up now?
Pickin up? (Jah love, Jah love).
Are you pickin' up now?
Pickin up? (Jah love, Jah love).
Are you pickin up now?
Pickin up? (Jah love, Jah love).
Are you pickin up now?
Pickin up; are you pickin up now?
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