Day-O!      (midi)

 

  C         G7  C

Day-O! Day-O!

                                         G7            C

Day dah light break, me wanna go home.

             G7   C

Day-O! Day-O!

                                         G7            C

Day dah light break, me wanna go home.

 

       C                                  G7

1. Come, Missa Tallyman, tally me banana,

     C                                     G7            C

    day dah light break, me wanna go home.

                                           G7             

    Come, Missa Tallyman, tally me banana,

     C                                     G7            C

    day dah light break, me wanna go home.

 

                C

2. Heave six foot, seven foot, eight foot bunch,

                                            G7             C

    day dah light break, me wanna go home.

 

    Heave six foot, seven foot, eight foot bunch,

                                             G7            C

    day dah light break, me wanna go home.  

          C                                        

3. A clerk man a check but him check with caution,

                                             G7            C

    day dah light break, me wanna go home.

 

    A clerk man a check but him check with caution,

                                             G7           C

    day dah light break, me wanna go home.  + CHORUS

 

4. = 2. + CHORUS,    5 = 1. + CHORUS

 

(Harry Belafonte)