It was released as a single by John & Yoko/Plastic Ono Band in 1971 and was recorded with the Harlem Community Choir.
Happy XMAS (War Is Over) is a very simple song to play and you should get it down relatively easy no matter what playing level you are at.
This Happy XMAS (War Is Over) guitar lesson examines Lennon's liberal use of suspended chords in this song, which makes for some very beautiful guitar parts.
This is just another example of Lennon's legendary ability to make simple songs so magical in their delivery.
Happy XMAS (War Is Over) has now become a Christmas classic and would be a great sing along at all those Christmas parties!
Have fun with this John Lennon classic!!
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