Punky Reggae Party Uke tab by Bob Marley

3 Chords used in the song: Bm,Em,D

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Bob Marley - Punky Reggae Party - Uke

Intro:

Bm Bm

Bm Bm
Punky, punky, punk...
Said your gonna, punky, punky, punk.
New wave, new phrase, new wave, new craze.

Verse 1:

Bm Bm
Going to a party, and I hope you are hearty,
So please dont be naughty; for its a Punky Reggae Party.

Bm Bm
New wave, new craze, new wave, new phrase.

Chorus 1:

Em Em D D
It takes joyful sound, to make the world go round.
Em Em D D
Come with your heart and soul; come and rock your bone.

Em Em D D
It's a Punky Reggae Party, and it's to-night.
Em Em D D
It's a Punky Reggae Party, and its al-right. What did you say?

Verse 2:

Bm Bm
Re-jected by society; treated with impunity.
Projected by my dignity, I search for reality.
New wave, new craze, new wave, new wave, new phrase. I'm saying;

Chorus 2:

Em Em D D
The Wailers will be there; The Damned, The Jam, the Clash.
Em Em D D
Maytals will be there; Dr. Feelgood too.

Em Em
No boring old farts, no boring old farts,
D D
No boring old farts, will be there! Singing;
Em Em
No boring old farts, no boring old farts,
D D
No boring old farts, will be there!

Em Em D D
It's a Punky Reggae Party, and it's to-night.
Em Em D D
It's a Punky Reggae Party, and its al-right

Verse 3:

Bm Bm
A A tip from a gypsy, she said; "man, you gettin tipsy".
Hiding from reality; in your world of hypocrisy.
In your world of hypocrisy, in your world of hypocrisy,
In your world of hypocrisy, in your world of hypocrisy.
Good God! A A bubble, a bubble; looking for no trouble,
But if you trouble, trouble; we'll give it to you double.
Let me tell you:

Chorus 3:

Em Em D D
It takes joyful sound, to make the world go round.
Em Em D D
Come with your heart and soul; come and rock your bone.

Em Em D D
It's a Punky Reggae Party, and it's to-night.
Em Em D D
It's a Punky Reggae Party, and its al-right.

Coda:

Bm Bm
A A tip from a gypsy, she said; "man you gettin tipsy".
Hiding from reality; in your world of hypocrisy.
In your world of hypocrisy, in your world of hypocrisy,
In your world of hypocrisy, in your world of hypocrisy.
Good God! A A bubble, a bubble; looking for no trouble,
But if you trouble, trouble; we'll give it to you double.
New wave, new craze, new wave, new wave, new phrase...

(Fade)

 

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About this song

"Punky Reggae Party" is a reggae song by Bob Marley & The Wailers, recorded and released in 1977. Not appearing on any studio album, it was released as the b-side to the Jamming single in some countries and was later released as a live single on Babylon By Bus. Subsequently, it appeared on a number of compilations and 'Best of' albums as well as the Deluxe Edition of Exodus. Recorded in Basing Street, Notting Hill at the time of the the clash between the punks and the Rastafarians. Two 7's Clash, 77..