Tuesday, January 29, 2013
You Are My Sunshine (Chords and Lyrics)
Chords are in brackets (e.g. [G])
Melody is lower case (e.g. c-b-a-g). Double-letter = hold longer.
Tempo and rhythm for each note depends on singer/player.
d g a b b b c-b-a-a-g-a b a-g g You are my [G] Sunshine, my on-----------ly [C] Sun--shine
g a b c ee e ^gg-f-e-c-g g-a c-[C9]d (hammer-on)
You make me [C] happy when skies are gre-ey.
g a b c e ^g ^gg ee b-a-g g-a-g [G] You'll never [C] know dear, [G]How much [G6] I [C] love you
g a b c a b-a-g-a-g g g
Please don't [Cmaj7]take [C]my [D] sun-shine a-[G]-way.
d g a b b b a b a-g g The other [G]night dear as I lay [C]sleeping
g a b c e-d d-g g a-bb-a-g I dreamt I [C] held you in my arms
g a b c e e d c b-a-g g [G] When I a-[C]-woke dear, I was [Am] mista----ken
g a bb c aa g b-a-g-e So I [C] hung my [D] head and [Em] cried.
I'll always [G] love you and make you [C] happy.
If you will [C] only say the [G]same.
[G] But if you [C] leave me to love a-[Em]-nother
You'll reg-[Bm]-ret it [D] all some [Em] day. >;;v/
You told me [G] once dear, you really [C] loved me
And no one [C] else could come bet-[G]-ween
But now you've [C] left me and [Am] love a-[Em]-nother
You have [A] shattered [D] all my [G] dreams. :(
CHORUS*Flourishes on chorus optional/ad-lib each time. Above is one way.Leads into "My Mannequin"Check here for an explanation on how this song's lyrics represent christology.
agape to all,