We Three Kings of Orient Are chords & lyrics

Guide us to the perfect light...

  • We Three Kings of Orient Are - Composer : John Henry Hopkins Jr.
  • First Published: England - circa 1857
  • Featured Artists: The New Horizons
  • Music: Key of E Minor in 3/4 time at ~ 130 bpm (♩)
  • Chords: Em, B7, D, G, Am, C, D7

We Three Kings Of Orient Are

Intro: 3/4 ||   Am    |   B7   |   Em   |   Em   || 

   Em                B7       Em                        B7         Em
1. We three kings of Or-i-ent are___ Bear-ing gifts we trav-erse a-far
     Em       D         G                    Am          B7       Em
   Field and foun-tain moor and moun-tain___ Fol-low-ing yon-der star

         D7    G               C        G                        C        G
Refrain: O___ star of won-der star of night___ Star with roy-al beau-ty bright
          Em        D         C        D            G             B7         G
         West-ward lead-ing still pro-ceed-ing___ Guide us to The per-fect light

    Em             B7            Em                        B7          Em
2. Born a King on Beth-le-hem’s plain___ Gold we bring to crown Him a-gain
    Em      D      G                 Am        C      Em
   King for-ev-er ceas-ing nev-er___ O-ver us all to reign

         D7    G               C        G                        C        G
Refrain: O___ star of won-der star of night___ Star with roy-al beau-ty bright
          Em        D         C        D            G              C         G
         West-ward lead-ing still pro-ceed-ing___ Guide us to The per-fect light

Instrumental: | Em  | Em  | B7  | Em  | Em  | Em  | B7  | Em  |
              | Em  |  D  |  G  |  G  | Am  | B7  | Em  | Em  |
    
         D7    G               C        G                        C        G
Refrain: O___ star of won-der star of night___ Star with roy-al beau-ty bright
          Em        D         C        D            G              C         G
         West-ward lead-ing still pro-ceed-ing___ Guide us to The per-fect light
                                   Hold
Outro: |   G   |   G   |   C   |   G    |

E Minor

Numbered Circles: Chord fingering - number inside circle indicates which finger to use
Unmarked strings: Play open
X: Don't play string
R: Root Note

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