CHORDS: Robbie Robertson – Ghost Dance Piano & Ukulele Chord Progression and Tab

This is the chords of Ghost Dance by Robbie Robertson on Piano, Ukulele, Guitar and Keyboard.

[Intro]
Gm Cm Gm Cm

[Verse 1]
Gm                                 Cm
Crow has brought the message
Gm                      Cm
To the children of the sun
Gm                                Cm
For the return of the buffalo
Gm                                Cm
And for a better day to come
Gm                                Cm
You can kill my body
Bb                                F
You can damn my soul
Gm                      Cm
For not believing in your god
Gm                                Cm
And some world down below

[Chorus]
Eb                      Bb            C                      F
You don’t stand a chance against my prayers
Eb                      Bb                      C                F
You don’t stand a chance against my love
Gm                                          C
They outlawed the Ghost Dance
F            Bb            Cm     F            Bb            Cm
But we shall live again, we shall live again

[Verse 2]
Gm            Cm
My sister above
Gm                      Cm
She has red paint
Gm                      Cm
She died at Wounded Knee
Gm                         Cm
Like a later day saint
Gm                                          Cm
You got the big drum in the distance
Bb                                F
The blackbird’s in the sky
Gm                      Cm
That’s the sound that you hear
Gm                      Cm
When the buffalo cry

[Chorus]
Eb Bb C F
You don’t stand a chance against my prayers
Eb Bb C F
You don’t stand a chance against my love
Gm C
They outlawed the Ghost Dance
F Bb Cm F Bb Cm
But we shall live again, we shall live again

[Bridge]
Gm Cm
Crazy Horse was a mystic
Gm Cm
He knew the secret of the trance
Gm Cm
And Sitting Bull the great apostle
Gm
Of the Ghost Dance

[Chorus]
Cm Bb
Come on Comanche
Cm Gm
Come on Blackfoot
Cm Bb
Come on Shoshone
Cm Gm
Come on Cheyenne
Cm Gm
Come on Arapaho
Eb Bb C F
You don’t stand a chance, come on Cherokee, against my prayers, come on Paiute
Eb Bb C F
You don’t stand a chance, come on Sioux, against my love, come on Comanche
Eb Bb C F
You don’t stand a chance, come on Blackfoot, against my love, come on Shoshone