Marys Boychild Christmas Song
Mary's Boychild:Harry Belafonte. Was first released on the Pop Charts by Belafonte in '56. It hit # 1 in UK in '57. Boney M. made it #1 in UK, again, in '78. #1. C F Dm G C Long time ago in Bethlehem, so the Holy Bible says, C F Dm C G C Mary's boychild, Jesus Christ, was born on Christmas Day. CHORUS: C F G C Am Dm G Hark now! Hear the Angels sing, a King was born today, C F Dm C G C and man will live forever more because of Christmas Day. #2. C F Dm While shepherds watch their flocks by night, G C they see a bright new shining star. F Dm They hear a choir sing a song, C G C the music seemed to come from afar. CHORUS: #3. C F Dm G C Now Joseph and his wife, Mary, came to Bethlehem that night. C F Dm They found no place to bear the child, C G C not a single room was in sight. CHORUS: #4. C F Dm G C And then they found a little nook, in a stable all forlorn. C F Dm C G C And in a manger, cold and dark, Mary's little boy was born. CHORUS: #5. C F G C Am Dm G Trumpets sound and Angels sing...listen to what they say, G C F Dm C G C that man will live forever more because of Christmas Day. CHORUS:(x2) A fifties Christmas smash from Kraziekhat.