One Chord Song! "Get Up Stand Up" by Bob Marley

Is it really possible to create a famous song using only one chord? Absolutely.
Check out today's One Chord Song - "Get Up Stand Up" by Bob Marley.

The only chord you need to know for "Get Up Stand Up" is C Minor! Practice it along with a reggae strumming pattern and you should be able to play the complete song.

Note: Some recordings of this song use B Minor throughout the entire song, but the above version is all in C Minor. Also, it's best to play a full barre chord (B Minor or C Minor), if possible, to give you a deeper and richer chord sound.

So, it is possible to come up with an amazing song using only one chord.
Challenge yourself and see what you can create with just one guitar chord!

What other famous one chord songs do you know? Have you created a new song using only one chord? Please share your feedback with us below!

1 comment:

  1. Agreed. Sometimes the simplest songs are the best. Thanks for your comment Kashif!