After John Lennon broke away from the Beatles this is the first Christmas song he recorded for the public with the hope to spread more of the Christmas spirit to all the people. So this is christmas And what have you done? A very merry christmas And a happy new year Let's hope it's a good one Without any fear. And so this is Christmas I hope you have fun The near and the dear one The old and the young A very merry Christmas And a happy New Year Let's hope it's a good one Without any fear And so this is Christmas For weak and for strong For rich and the poor ones The world is so wrong And so happy Christmas For black and for white … Happy Christmas!) Another year over And a new one just begun. And so this is Christmas I hope you have fun The near and the dear one The old and the young A very merry Christmas And a happy New Year Let's hope it's a good one Without any fear And so this is Christmas For weak and for strong For rich and the poor ones The world is so wrong And so happy Christmas For black and for white … Verse 1: A A9 A4 So this is christmas A Bm B9 B4 And what have you done Bm E4 E E9 Another year over E A A9 A4 And a new one just begun A D D9 D4 And so this is Christmas D Em Em7+ Em9 I hope you have fun Em A4 A A9 The near and the dear one A D D9 D4 The old and the young "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" is a Christmas song released in 1971 as a single by John & Yoko/Plastic Ono Band with the Harlem Community Choir. And so Happy Christmas (War is over) We hope you have fun (If you want it) The near and the dear one (War is over) The old and the young (Now) A very merry Christmas And a happy New Year Let’s hope it’s a good one Without any fear. I wish you all a marry Christmas and a happy year 2009! About Press Copyright Contact us Creators Advertise Developers Terms Privacy Policy & Safety How YouTube works Test new features Press Copyright Contact us … Lyrics … Lyrics to "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" on Lyrics.com. A great Merry Christmas song. And so this is christmas For weak and for strong For rich and the poor ones The world is so … It was the seventh single release by John Lennon outside his work with the Beatles.The song reached number four in the UK, where its release was delayed until November 1972, and … !It's re-uploaded so I guess now it is 2011 btw it'll be soon 2012 Happy Xmas (War Is Over) John Lennon [Verse] A So this is Christmas Bm And what have you done E Another year over A And a new one just begun A D and so this is Christmas Em I hope you have fun A The near and the dear one D The old and the young [Chorus] G A very merry Christmas A And a happy … A very Merry Christmas And a Happy New Year Let's hope it's a good one Without any fear And so this is Christmas (War is over) For weak and for strong (If you want it) For rich and the poor ones (War is over) The road is so long (Now) And so happy Christmas (War is over) For black and for white (If you want it) For yellow and red … And a happy New Year... Let's hope it's a good one Without any fear John Lennon. John Ono Lennon MBE, born John Winston Lennon (9 October 1940 – 8 December 1980) was an English musician, singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a founder, and member of the Beatles, one of the most commercially successful and critically … The road is so long And so happy Christmas For black and for white For yellow and red ones... Let's stop all the fight... A very merry Christmas. War is over if you want it War is over now (Happy Christmas! And so this is christmas I hope you have fun The near and the dear one The old and the young.