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George Harrison - ''My Sweet Lord'' - Live 1971 (Concert for Bangladesh)



The Concert for Bangladesh (or Bangla Desh, as the country's name was originally spelt) was a pair of benefit concerts organised by former Beatles guitarist George Harrison and Indian sitar player Ravi Shankar.


The shows were held at 2:30 and 8:00 pm on Sunday, 1 August 1971, at Madison Square Garden in New York City, to raise international awareness of, and fund relief for refugees from East Pakistan, following the Bangladesh Liberation War-related genocide.






Lyrics


My sweet Lord

Mm, my Lord

Mm, my Lord


I really want to see you

Really want to be with you

Really want to see you, Lord

But it takes so long, my Lord


My sweet Lord

Mm, my Lord

Mm, my Lord


I really want to know you

I really want to go with you

Really want to show you, Lord

That it won't take long, my Lord

(Hallelujah)


My sweet Lord

(Hallelujah)

My Lord

(Hallelujah)

My sweet Lord

(Hallelujah)


I really wanna see you

I really wanna see you

I really wanna see you Lord

I really wanna see you Lord

But it takes so long, my Lord

(Hallelujah)


My sweet Lord

(Hallelujah)

Mm, my Lord

(Hallelujah)

My my my Lord

(Hallelujah)


I really wanna know you

(Hallelujah)

I really wanna go with you

(Hallelujah)

I really wanna show you, Lord

That it won't take long, my Lord

(Hallelujah)


Mmm

(Hallelujah)

My sweet Lord

(Hallelujah)

My my Lord

(Hallelujah)


Mmm

My Lord

(Hare Krishna)

My my my Lord

(Hare Krishna)

My sweet Lord

(Krishna, Krishna)

Oohh

(Hare Hare)

Now I really wanna see you

(Hare Rama)

I really wanna be with you

(Hare Rama)

I really wanna see you Lord

But it takes so long, my Lord

(Hallelujah)

Mmmm

My Lord

(Hallelujah)

My my my Lord

(Hare Krishna)

My sweet Lord

(Hare Krishna)

My sweet Lord

(Krishna, Krishna)

My Lord

(Hare Hare)

Mmmm

(Gurur Brahma)

Mmmm

(Gurur Vishnu)

Mmmm

(Gurur Devo)

Mmmm

(Maheshwara)

My sweet Lord

(Gurur Sakshaat)

My sweet Lord

(Parabrahma)

My, my my Lord

(Tasmayi Shree)

My, my my my Lord

(Guruve Namah)

My sweet Lord

(Hare Rama)

(Hare Krishna)

My sweet Lord

(Hare Krishna)

My sweet Lord

(Krishna Krishna)




Songwriters: George Harrison

My Sweet Lord lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, The Bicycle Music Company, Peermusic Publishing






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