For Now (give thanks mix)
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hot reggae for a rapidly heating planet
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Peak: #107   (74,920 songs currently in World)
Peak in sub-genre: #14   (14,424 songs currently in Reggae)
Upload date
December 02, 2012
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MP3 4.0 MB, bitrate 128 kbps.
4:25 minutes
Words/music
Martin Holsinger © Amoghasiddhi Music
Story behind the song
when i wrote the lyric, i didn't think of it as a reggae song, but, after seeing the recent Bob Marley documentary and asking myself, "What would Bob have to say about the world as it is now?" I starting hearing this as a reggae song.
Lyrics
(Am) For Now For Now For Now The (Dm)trucks are rolling For (Am)Now The (Dm) money flows For (Am)Now The (Dm) jets are flying For (Am)Now We're (Em)safe on the streets For (Am)Now For Now For Now The (Dm)net's connecting For (Am)Now The (Dm)lights are on For (Am)Now the (Dm)phones are ringing For (Am)Now we're (Em)eating well For (Am)Now For Now I (Dm)live checkin' over my (Am)shoulder I (Dm) live checkin' over my (Am)head Big (Dm)axe is falling Big (Am)axe is falling Big (Em)axe is gonna chop it all (Am)down (2x) For Now There's (Dm)soap and hot water For (Am)Now Soft (Dm)bed and clean sheets For (Am)Now Your (Dm)perfume enchants me For (Am)Now A (Em)night without care For (Am)Now For Now (break) Some day s (Dm)oon We all gonna (Am)lose So many (Dm) things we are so used (Am)to Some day (Dm)soon All we can (Am)do will be (Dm)what we can (Em)do for our(Am)selves Soon come Soon come For now we can (Dm) get together For (Am)now we can (Dm)find our friends For (Am)now we can (Dm)make ourselves ready For the (Am)time when the (Em) empire ends Soon (Am)come Soon come I (Dm)live checkin' over my (Am)shoulder I (Dm) live checkin' over my (Am)head Big (Dm)axe is falling Big (Am)axe is falling Big (Dm)axe is gonna chop it all (Am)down Big (Dm)axe is gonna chop it all (Am)down Big (Dm) axe is gonna (Em)chop it all (Am)down