Little Drummer Boy Song Lyrics and Chords

Johnny Cash


Little Drummer Boy Song Lyrics and Chords by Johnny Cash


[chordpress float=”none” format=”yes” hbnotation=”no” interactive=”no” transpose=”0″]Little Drummer Boy
Recorded by Johnny Cash
Written by Katherine Davis, Henri Onerati, Harry Simeone
[G]Come they told me our new born King to see
[D7]Our finest gifts we bring pa [G]rum pum pum [D7]pum
To lay before the King pa [G]rum pum pum [C]pum
Rum pum pum [G]pum rum pum pum [D7]pum
[G]This is to honor Him pa [C]rum pum pum [G]pum
[D7]When we [G]come pa [C]rum pum pum [G]pum

Baby Jesus I am a poor boy too
[D7]I have no gift to bring pa [G]rum pum pum [D7]pum
That’s fit to give a King pa [G]rum pum pum [C]pum
Rum pum pum [G]pum rum pum pum [D7]pum
[G]But may I play for You pa [C]rum pum pum [G]pum
[D7]On my [G]drum pa [C]rum pum [G]pum

The Mother Mary nodded the ox and lamb kept time
[D7]I played my drum for Him pa [G]rum pum pum [D7]pum
I played my best for Him pa [G]rum pum pum [C]pum
Rum pum pum [G]pum rum pum pum [D7]pum
[G]Then He smiled at me pa [C]rum pum pum [G]pum [D7]me and my [G]drum[/chordpress]




Who sang the the song Little Drummer Boy?
– The song Little Drummer Boy was sang by Johnny Cash.


Who is Johnny Cash?
– John R. Cash (born J. R. Cash February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was an American singer, songwriter, musician, and actor. Much of Cash’s music contained themes of sorrow, moral tribulation, and redemption, especially in the later stages of his career. He was known for his deep, calm bass-baritone voice, the distinctive sound of his Tennessee Three backing band characterized by train-like chugging guitar rhythms, a rebelliousness coupled with an increasingly somber and humble demeanor, free prison concerts, and a trademark all-black stage wardrobe which earned him the nickname “The Man in Black”.Born to poor cotton farmers in Kingsland, Arkansas, Cash rose to fame in the burgeoning rockabilly scene in Memphis, Tennessee, after four years in the Air Force. He traditionally began his concerts by simply introducing himself, “Hello, I’m Johnny Cash”, followed by “Folsom Prison Blues”, one of his signature songs. Alongside “Folsom Prison Blues”, his other signature songs include “I Walk the Line”, “Ring of Fire”, “Get Rhythm”, and “Man in Black”. He also recorded humorous numbers like “One Piece at a Time” and “A Boy Named Sue”, a duet with his future wife June called “Jackson” (followed by many further duets after their wedding), and railroad songs such as “Hey, Porter”, “Orange Blossom Special”, and “Rock Island Line”. During the last stage of his career, he covered songs by contemporary rock artists of the time his most notable covers were “Hurt” by Nine Inch Nails, “Rusty Cage” by Soundgarden and, “Personal Jesus” by Depeche Mode.
Cash is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold more than 90 million records worldwide. His genre-spanning music embraced country, rock and roll, rockabilly, blues, folk, and gospel sounds. This crossover appeal earned him the rare honor of being inducted into the Country Music, Rock and Roll, and Gospel Music Halls of Fame.

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