Simmer Down Uke tab by Bob Marley

6 Chords used in the song: Bb,Eb,F,Gm,F9,Cm7

Add tab to your SongBook

View these chords for the Baritone

Transpose chords:
Chord diagrams:
Pin chords to top while scrolling
Tablature / ChordsFont size: A- A A+

Don't know how to read a tab or a chord ? Check out these uke lessons:

Detailed guide to strumming and picking
How to read uke tabs
Reading chord diagrams

Bob Marley - Simmer Down - Uke

Intro:

Bb Bb Eb Eb F F,
Bb Bb Gm Gm Eb Eb F F
Bb Bb Eb Eb F F, Bb Bb

Chorus 1:

Bb Bb Gm Gm
Simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
You lickin' too hot, so, simmer down,
Cm7 Cm7 F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Soon you'll get dropped, so, simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Can you hear what I say? Simmer down,
Cm7 Cm7 Bb Bb Gm Gm Eb Eb F9 F9
Won't you, why won't you, why won't you simmer down?

Verse 1:

Bb Bb Gm Gm Eb Eb F9 F9
Long time people dem used to say,
Bb Bb Gm Gm Cm7 Cm7
What sweet nanny goat a-go run him belly, so;

Chorus 2:

Bb Bb Gm Gm
Simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Oh, control your temper, simmer down,
Cm7 Cm7 F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
For the battle will be hotter. Simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Can you hear what I say? Simmer down,
Cm7 Cm7 F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm Eb Eb F9 F9
Oh, that I'm a-leaving you to-day, simmer down.

Sax Solo:

Bb Bb Gm Gm, Eb Eb F9 F9, Bb Bb Gm Gm Cm7 Cm7 F9 F9 (x3)

Chorus 3:

Bb Bb Gm Gm
Simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Can you hear what I say? Simmer down,
Cm7 Cm7 F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Oh, that I'm a-leaving you to-day. Simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm Eb Eb F9 F9
Can you hear what I say? Simmer down.

Verse 2:

Bb Bb Gm Gm Eb Eb F9 F9
Chicken Mer-ry, hawk de near,
Bb Bb Gm Gm Cm7 Cm7 F9 F9
And when him de near; you must be-ware, so;

Chorus 4:

Bb Bb Gm Gm
Simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Oh, control your temper, simmer down,
Cm7 Cm7 F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
For the battle will be hotter. Simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
And you won't get no supper, simmer down,
Cm7 Cm7 F9 F9
And you know you bound to suffer.
Bb Bb Gm Gm Eb Eb F9 F9
Simmer down, simmer, simmer right down.

Coda:

Bb Bb Gm Gm
Simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Like you never did be-fore, simmer down,
Cm7 Cm7 F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Oh, oh, oh, simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Can you hear what I say? Simmer down,
Cm7 Cm7 F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
You lickin' too hot, so; simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9
And you know soon you'll get dropped, so;
Bb Bb Gm Gm
Simmer down,
Eb Eb F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Why won't you simmer, simmer down? Simmer down?
Cm7 Cm7 F9 F9 Bb Bb Gm Gm
Simmer down, simmer down.


(Repeat to Fade)

 

Tab comments (0)
No comment yet :(
Need help, a tip to share, or simply want to talk about this song? Start the discussion!

You must be logged in to join the discussion
or Register

 

About this song

No information about this song.