Could You Be Loved

Bob Marley, The Wailers, Bob Marley and the Wailers Buy

About Could You Be Loved

"Could You Be Loved" is a song by Jamaican reggae band Bob Marley and the Wailers. It was released in 1980 on their last album Uprising and is included on Bob Marley & The Wailers' greatest-hits album Legend. It was written in 1979 on an aeroplane while The Wailers were experimenting on guitar. In the middle of the song, background singers quote a verse from Bob Marley's first single "Judge Not": "The road of life is rocky; And you may stumble too. So while you point your fingers, someone else is judging you". Instruments used on the original record of this song are guitars, bass, drums, acoustic piano, the Hohner clavinet and an organ, as well as the Brazilian cuíca. 


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1992
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Could you be loved and be loved?
Could you be loved and be loved?

Don't let them fool ya,
Or even try to school ya! Oh, no!
We've got a mind of our own,
So go to hell if what you're thinking is not right!
Love would never leave us alone,
A-yin the darkness there must come out to light.

Could you be loved and be loved?
Could you be loved, wo now! and be loved?

(The road of life is rocky and you may stumble too,
So while you point your fingers someone else is judging you)
(Could you be, could you be, could you be loved?
Could you be, could you be loved?
Could you be, could you be, could you be loved?
Could you be, could you be loved?)

Don't let them change ya, oh!
Or even rearrange ya! Oh, no!
We've got a life to live.
They say, only, only,
Only the fittest of the fittest shall survive,
Stay alive! Eh!

Could you be loved and be loved?
Could you be loved, wo now! and be loved?

(The ruler of walking darkness, has seen the great light)
(Could you be loved, could you be loved?)
(Could you be, could you be, could you be loved?)
(Let your light, be your guide, and things gonna be alright)
(Could you be loved, could you be loved?)
(Could you be, could you be, could you be loved?)

Don't let them change ya, oh!
Or even rearrange ya! Oh, no!
Get up, get up, get up, get up, get up, get up, get up, get up, get up, get up, get up!
Get up, get up now!
We've been, we've been sitting down too long
Get up, get up, get up now! Get up now! Up eh!

Could you be loved and be loved?
Could you be loved, wo now! and be loved?

(You ain't gonna miss your water until your well runs dry,
And no matter how you treat him, the man will never be satisfied)
(Could you be, could you be, could you be loved?)
(Could you be, could you be loved?)
Say something! (Could you be, could you be, could you be loved?) Say something!
Say something! (Could you be, could you be loved?)
Say something! Say something! (something)
Say something! Say something! Say something!
Say something! Reggae, reggae!
Say something! Rockers, rockers!
Say something! Reggae, reggae!
Say something! Rockers, rockers!
Say something! Say something!
Say something! Say something!

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Bob Marley

Nesta Robert Marley OM (6 February 1945 – 11 May 1981), more widely and commonly known as Bob Marley, was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and musician. He was the rhythm guitarist and lead singer for the ska, rocksteady and reggae band Bob Marley & The Wailers (1963–1981). Marley remains the most widely known and revered performer of reggae music, and is credited with helping spread both Jamaican music and the Rastafari movement to a worldwide audience. more »

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