Mele Kalikimaka       (Listen to midi)

 

    C - C7 - F - A - D7 - G

 

        C

1. Mele Kalikimaka is the thing to say,

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    on a bright Hawaiian Christmas Day,

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    that's the island greeting that we send to you

                   G              G7               C

    from the land where palm trees sway.

      C7                                                - F

    Here we know that Christmas will be      green and bright,

           A7                                           D7        G

    the sun will shine by day and all the stars at night,

       C                            C7     A

    Mele Kalikimaka is Hawaii's way

        Dm                G              C      - D

    to say "Merry Christmas to you."

 

      D

2. Mele Kalikimaka is the thing to say,

                                                    A

    on a bright Hawaiian Christmas Day,

                                                      A7

    that's the island greeting that we send to you,

                  A                A7              D

    from the land where palm trees sway.

      D7                                               - G

    Here we know that Christmas will be      green and bright,

           B7                                            E         A

    the sun will shine by day and all the stars at night,

      D                             D7    B7

    Mele Kalikimaka is Hawaii's way,

        Em                 A            Em                 A

    to say "Merry Christmas, a very merry Christmas,

        Em               A               D    - G - D

    a very merry Christmas to you”.

 

(Bing Crosby)