What the World Needs Now:Jackie DeShannon. #7 in 1965 for DeShannon. Several others have recorded it since. CHORUS: Dm7/G Am7 Am7 Am7 Am7 What the world needs now is love, sweet love, F6 F Em G7 It's the only thing that there's just too little of. Am7 Am7 Am7 Am7 What the world needs now is love, sweet love, F6 E E7 No, not just for some, but for everyone. #2. Am7 Lord, we don't need another mountain, Gm9 C9/6 FM7 There are mountains and hillsides enough to climb. F6 Gm7 C9/6 FM7 There are oceans and rivers enough to cross, Am7 D7 G9 Enough to last, till the end of time. CHORUS: #3. Am7 Lord, we don't need another meadow, Gm9 C9/6 FM7 There are cornfields and wheat fields enough to grow, F6 Gm7 C9/6 FM7 There are sunbeams and moonbeams enough to shine, Am7 D7 G9 Oh, listen, Lord, if you want to know. CHORUS: REPEAT #3. A sixties smash from Kraziekhat.