Jah! Get up, stand up: don't give up the fight (Life is your right!) 'Alf the story has never been told. Strumming Pattern: ^^ (strum up twice per chord) F#m s in brackets are optional. Get up, stand up! (So we can't give up the fight!) You stand up for your rights Get up, stand up Oh brother man, stand up for your rights Get up, stand up What did my sister get? (Keep on struggling on!) Get up, stand up (Jah, jah) You can fool some people sometimes. Stand up for your right (Oh, hoo) About Get Up, Stand Up "Get Up, Stand Up" is a song written by Bob Marley and Peter Tosh. We sick an' tired of your ism-skism game Get up, stand up, don't give up the fight! Don't give up the fight! Get up, stand up: stand up for your rights! Don't give up the fight! Take away everything Probably better than the other version with one chord. (Get up, stand up!) Get up, stand up, and rock. Stand up for your right (In the night) Advisory - the following lyrics contain explicit language: Get up, stand up: stand up for your right Stand up for your rights! There were churches popping up selling god to folks. (Life is your right!) Get up, stand up (Keep us struggling on), Don't give up the fight, yeah “That song say man can live,” said Bob Marley in 1975. -----Marc from London, England Preacherman, dont tell me, Heaven is under the earth. If you are one of those who believe that sounds better if played in Cm then the chords are Bm--> Cm and F#m--> Gm. (keep on struggling on!) Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up! Don't give up the fight! The meaning behind the lyrics can be interpreted as both religious and anti-religious depending on your point of view. Stand up for your rights! Stand up for your right (Get up, stand up) I was going... to see my love. Bob Marley And The Wailers performing 'Get Up, Stand Up' live at The Open Air Festival in Munich, Germany on the 1st of June during the 1980 Uprising Tour. He was attempting assure people that life is on Earth. I said, don't give up the fight Get up, stand up Stand up for your rights Get up, stand up I beg you, don't give up the fight We sick and tired of your ism-skism game Dying and going to heaven in a Jesus name, Lord Get up, stand up. Get up, stand up, don't give up the fight! Don't give up the fight. Get Up Stand Up Get up, stand up Stand up for your right Get up, stand up Don't give up the fight Get up, stand up Stand up for your right Get up, stand up Don't give up the fight Preacherman don't tell me, heaven is under the earth I know, you don't know, what life is really worth If all that glitters was gold Heard the story which never been told (Yeah!) You can fool some people sometimes Dyin' 'n' goin' to heaven in-a Jesus' name, Lord. The song was recorded and released in 1973 as a single from the 1973 album titled Burnin’ by The Wailers. If you liked this song, I invite you to listen the rest of songs of Bob with english/españoltranscription on it. What life is really worth. The God sign's Get Up Stand Up just enjoy the music.Peace,Love & Hope Brothers & Sisters for a better world.I don't have copyrights or anything like this. Get up, stand up, stand up for your rights Get up, stand up, stand up for your rights Get up, stand up, stand up for your rights Get up, stand up, don't give up the fight Preacher man, don't tell me Heaven is under the earth I know you don't know What life is really worth It's not all that glitters is gold 'Alf the story has never been told So now you see the light, eh Stand up for your rights, come on Get up, stand up, stand up for your rights Get up, stand up, … This was during the time the island plunged into civil war. We sick an' tired of-a your ism-skism game - Dyin' 'n' goin' to heaven in-a Jesus' name, Lord. Get up, stand up (So we can't give up the fight) That's why people haffi like we. Stand up for your rights! I ain't mad at evolution. Get up, stand up! Get up, stand up: stand up for your right Stand up for your right (Get up, stand up) Get up, stand up: don't give up the fight Most people think Great God will come from the sky Take away everything And make-a everybody feel high But if you know what life is worth You will look for yours on earth And now you see the light. Get up, stand up! Get up, stand up. Don't give up the fight! Get up, stand up! Dyin' 'n' goin' to heaven in-a Jesus' name, Lord So you better (so we can't give up the fight!) I say don't give up the fight. And I was going. [Chorus 2X: Sheek and Redman] Get up, stand up - throw your hands up. Get up, stand up! Get up, stand up! Almighty God is a living man Get up, stand up! Heaven is under the earth (Get up, stand up!) Get up, stand up, sisters. Get ready, sister. I know you don't know. Stand up for your rights! You stand up for your right, Come on! And now you see the light, You stand up for your rights, jah! my bad, perhaps it is correct. For the evening train would be too late. (Yeah!) Get up, stand up, and rock. Get up, stand up! Get up, stand up! We know when we understand. I know you don't know The isms and skisims is the lies politicians sells to the mass to get their votes. The song was penned during the 1970’s going into the 80’s. (I thought that he said “is not on the Earth”, but he says not that “not”, cause that would have the right meaning; it seems he uses “under” to express “afterlife”), Get Up, Stand Up, stand up for your right, Preacher man don't tell me heaven is under the earth, Most people think great God will come from the sky, We're sick and tired of your ism and schism game. I was flowing. (get up, stand up!) Don't give up the fight (Get up, stand up) So now you see the light, eh! By then the Wailers had been performing the song for a couple of years. We sick an' tired of-a your ism-skism game - Dyin' 'n' goin' to heaven in-a Jesus' name, Lord. Get up, stand up: don't give up the fight! (life is your right!) Enough is enough. On one hand, the line, `Get up, stand up: stand up for your rights,' can be seen as a rallying call to stand up and demand respect for the Rastafarian religion. Get up, stand up (Get up, stand up) Get Up, Stand Up (Yeah, yeah) Stand up for your right (Ohh-huuh) Get Up, Stand Up (Get Up, Stand Up) Don't give up the fight (Life is your right) Get Up, Stand Up (So we can't give up the fight) Get up, stand up (In the morning, get it up) Get up, stand up! (Life is your right!) (Life is your right!) ; Marley often performed Get Up, Stand Up as the song during his shows. All my thug niggaz throw your motherfuckin hands up. Don't give up the fight! 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