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Songbird

Eva Cassidy

 

Chord Guide

      3    4

G:    3x0003

       32 1

C:    x32010

      3    4

G:    3x0003

         132

D:    xx0232

        231

Am:   x02210

       12

Em:   022000

 

 

 

Strum: D   D U   U D U

       1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +

 

Intro:

/ G - - - / C - - - / G - - - / C - - - /

/ G - - - / C – D - /

 

      C (2)             G (2)

For you there’ll be no crying

        C (2)    G (2)
For you           the sun will be shining

               Am                      Em
‘Cause I feel that when I’m with you

         C (2)          G (2)
It’s alright, I know it’s right

Chorus:

             D                      C
And the songbirds keep singing

                 Em (2)
Like they know the score

         C                                D
And I love you, I love you, I love you

                 G (2)
Like never before


Instrumental:

/ C - - - / - - - - /G - - - / - - - - /

/ C - - - / - - - - /G - - - / - - - - /

/ D - - - / C - - - / Em - - - / - - - - /

/ C - - - / D - - - / G - - - / - - - - /

 

       C (2)               G (2)
To you, I would give the world

       C (2)    G (2)
To you, I’d      never be cold

               Am                      Em
‘Cause I feel that when I’m with you

       C (2)             G (2)
It’s alright, I know it’s right

Chorus, play last G for 1 measure

C                       G     C                     G (hold)
   Like never before;     like never before.

 


This file is the author's own work and represents his interpretation of this song. It's intended solely for private study, scholarship or research.