Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
Verse 1Come down to the Gmanger, see the little Amstranger DWrapped in swaddling, oh the Cprince of Gpeace the Wheels start Gturning, torches start Amburning And the Dold wise men journey Cfrom the GEast
ChorusHow a Emlittle baby Amboy bring the Dpeople so much Gjoy Son of a AmcarBpeCnter, Mary carried the AmligBhtC This must be AmChristmas, must Dbe Gtonight Em G---Em
Verse 2A shepherd on a Ghillside, where over my Amflock I bide On a coDld winter night a band of Cangels Gsing In a dream I Gheard a voice saying "fear not, Amcome rejoice It's the eDnd of the beginning, praise the Cnew born Gking"
Verse 3I saw it with Gmy own eyes, written up Amin the skies But Dwhy a simple herdsmen Csuch as GI And then it Gcame to pass, he was Amborn at last DRight below the star that Cshines on Ghigh
RefrainSon of a AmcarBpeCnter, Mary carried the AmligBhtC This must be AmChristmas, must Dbe Gtonight Em Be toGnightEm, be toGnightEm, be toGnightEm, be toGnight