Song For The British Working Class chords with lyrics by Cornelius Cardew - Easy chords and tabs for guitar

Cornelius Cardew – Song For The British Working Class chords

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[Intro]
G  F  C  Dm

[Verse 1]
C EmBritish ruling class puffed up with arrogance
F GBoasted that the sun shone on your vast empire
FThat sun has now eclipsed.
C EmBritish ruling class, we have got news for you.
A# D AYour time has run out; You have got to go.
[Chorus]
G D EmLight is shining in the sky
G D EmHeralding the dawn of a glorious new day,
D C G AmBritish working class you're the revolutionary force
G F A DmTo build our socialist land.
[Verse 2]
C EmBritish working class you have a fine history
F GFierce battles waged against a vicious enemy
FWith grim determination.
C EmBritish working class aspires to revolution
A# D AIn the face of attempts to crush this aspiration
G FOf socialism in Britain.
[Chorus]
G D EmLight is shining in the sky
G D EmHeralding the dawn of a glorious new day,
D C G AmBritish working class you're the revolutionary force
G F A DmTo build our socialist land.
[Verse 3]
C EmIn the 1840s Marx and Engels on our shores
F GOrganised and hammered out the objective laws
FPropelling history.
C EmMarxist-Leninist science is the guiding star
A# D ACharting the course of the working class:
G FSocialist revolution.
[Chorus]
G D EmLight is shining in the sky
G D EmHeralding the dawn of a glorious new day,
D C G AmBritish working class you're the revolutionary force
G F A DmTo build our socialist land.
[Verse 4]
C EmPersisting in the face of every difficulty
F GIn 1979 was formed our new party,
FA glorious victory.
C EmRallying to this flag is the only way, workers
A# D ATo usher in, a bright new day of
G FSocialism in Britain.
[Chorus]
G D EmLight is shining in the sky
G D EmHeralding the dawn of a glorious new day,
D C G AmBritish working class you're the revolutionary force
G F A DmTo build our socialist land.
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